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Have a 14 foot span for a covered deck what size of header

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have a 14 foot span for a covered deck what size of header is needed to support the roof springers
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Hello
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
I can help
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
What is the lengthy of the rafters supported by the header? On one side only?
What is the city and state so I can look at snow loading?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
16 foot hays ks
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
One side only?
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
Is it a gable roof or monoslope (shed roof)?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Shed roof....... have 1 header in the middle and 1 at the end
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
In the middle of 16' rafters or with 16' rafters on each side)
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
In the middle of the 16 ft rafters
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.
You can plan for a triple 2x12 Doug-fir no. 2 pressure treated
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 year ago.

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