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I have 14 inch floor joists, I will have travertine tiles

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I have 14 inch floor joists, I will have travertine tiles installed on the floors. 6 lbs/sq. ft plus backer board plus thinset. I am worried about the weight
JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: Worried over floor tile weight. 6 lbs/sq. ft, for 1900 sq ft floors
JA: Is there anything else the Structural Engineer should be aware of?
Customer: the weight of the tiles
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 month ago.

Hello. I can help.

Expert:  StructuralEng replied 1 month ago.

What is the span and spacing of the floor joists?