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5mt opening load bearing wall will a 200x100 beam do,

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5mt opening load bearing wall will a 200x100 beam do
JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: opening up back wall to make room biger there is two opening whant to take out the stud wall in the middel
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Structural Engineer should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  StructuralEng replied 5 months ago.


Expert:  StructuralEng replied 5 months ago.

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