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Looking on a floor design residential.....26' outside to

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Looking for info on a floor design residential.....26' outside to outside dimensions.
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Customer: What do you need....
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Customer: Open basement is what I'm looking for foundation in place 8"cmu. Measures 26' x 50 single storey house plan.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Do you want joists spanning the 26'?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What ever will work, floor truss,I joist . Standard lumber will require a load bearing wall.
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Ok. Will you have any ceramic tile?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Not sure at this time but figure worst case
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Ok. It will make a difference on size.