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One story frame house - (trusses 4/12 pitch, asphalt

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one story wood frame house - (trusses 4/12 pitch, asphalt shingles with drywall ceiling) want to remove 22 feet of load bearing wall to install garage door. what siz beam do I need to carry the trusses.
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Customer: the exterior wall I am removing is 2x4 - in Arizona. Nothing on roof to need added support
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What is the truss length?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
30 feet
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
ok. let's just continue with typing
Do you want wood or steel?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
both if possible
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I would prefer both wood and steel if possible
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You can plan for a W14x43 steel beam or a 8.75" x 21.5" glulam 24F-V4
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
thanks
No problem. I'm happy to help. Good luck with your project.
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