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I'm trying to find out what size beam do I need to level a Fram house

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The house is 32 ft wide and 44 ft long I would like to put enough beams under it to lift it back up

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No its a wood Fram house no brick and the ground always sinking is I would leave them in forever and just relevel when needed

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Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 2 years ago

Do you mean posts or beams?

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Beams
Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 2 years ago

How do you intend to make the beams adjustable?

I will need a framing plan to determine the load on each beam.

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