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I HAVE A TWO STORY HOUSE. THIS WILL BE ON THE FIRST FLOOR.

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I HAVE A TWO STORY HOUSE. THIS WILL BE ON THE FIRST FLOOR. MY SPAN IS 29'
MY OPENING IS GOING TO BE 16' WHAT SIZE LVL DO I NEED. CHART TELLS ME 5-1/4" X
14" X 16' IS THIS WRIGTH?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I can help.

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

The joist span is 29'? So approximately 14' 6" on each side of the beam?

Will it support any ceramic tile?

Is it also supporting the attic?