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I want to replace a steel I beam that spans 18' that

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I want to replace a steel I beam that spans 18' that supports a second story living area with an attic above that. I wood like it to be wood, and also recessed up into the floor with the floor joists meeting the sides, as opposed to supporting the joists from underneath.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Thea wood beam will be much deeper. Are you aware of that?