Structural Engineering

Ask Structural Engineering Questions and Get Expert Answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Structural Engineering Questions
Structural engineering question: i want to open a wall on
structural engineering question: i want to open a wall on the ground floor of a house, to a max span of 9'-0". the existing wall is built from 2 X 4" construction, so i want to use a steel beam that i… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Trying to find out beam size need to span 18, with 100 pound
trying to find out beam size need to span 18, with 100 pound snow per square foot one story house with truss 24” on center … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I have a double garage door ( 4900 ) and require an RSJ to
I have a double garage door ( 4900 ) and require an RSJ to span the aperture. I am trying to obtain the spec for this. Thanks … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Looking at doing a 2x8 beam on south wall of house for
Looking at doing a 2x8 beam on south wall of house for garage door opening. Planning on using flitch plate with triple 2x8's and steel sitting on top of the sill plate if I use 1/2" steel, what hole s… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Sure, I have a detached garage in Shoreline, WA and I'm
sure, I have a detached garage in Shoreline, WA and I'm drawing up designs to convert it to an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU). It's slab on grade and the roof is low pitch. The building dimensions are … read more
walkereng
walkereng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
2,892 satisfied customers
What header size (and material) is required 12' garage door
What header size (and material) is required for a 12' garage door opening? The header will support the roof structure which is a hip roof. The span on the trusses is 26' and they are running at 90 deg… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I want to replace two single garage doors with a wide double
I want to replace two single garage doors with a wide double door. The garage is a cavity wall construction with a room above. The span will be 5,000. What size RSJ will I require to carry this span?… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I'm trying to find out the minimum size RSJ I will need to
Hi there, I'm trying to find out the minimum size RSJ I will need to span a garage door opening of 4350mm. there is currently a rather primitive "Site made" gluelam beam made from 2 pieces of 1" plywo… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Im at the start of a loft conversion i need to fined out
hello im at the start of a loft conversion i need to fined out what size steel to order, my loft wall is 6m wide it is going to be very basic two velux window a stair case fire door etc… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I have an attic above my attached garage that I want to finish
I have an attic above my attached garage that I want to finish to make a family room. Access to this space is from a large stairway landing in between floors. It is used for storage now but the floor … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
, I want to remove a column under my house/ front of garage,
Hi, I want to remove a column under my house/ front of garage, and increase current perimeter beam span from 3 meters to 5.9 metres maximum. House has skillion roof Current perimeter beam is 200X 63 m… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Need info on a suitable anchor for a hardwood timber mullion
Need info on a suitable anchor for a hardwood timber mullion 175 x 300 fixing to an existing concrete slab and carrying an insulated steel sandwich panel roof, screwed to a HW F17 190 x 45 x 2 laminat… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Hi, I am building a double garage 6m x 8m with a cut hip roof.
Hi, I am building a double garage 6m x 8m with a cut hip roof. The ceiling joists and rafters spanning the 6m. The door opening is 4.4m and will need to support the the joists and the rafters. I was t… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I am building a 42x48 garage with an attic storage room. On
I am building a 42x48 garage with an attic storage room. On the front gable I want to cantilever a 10x24 deck. Underneight the deck will be a 9x18 overhead garage door and a 36x80 entryway door. Canti… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
i need rsj size for load bearing wall 12 inch . opening 3100
i need rsj size for load bearing wall 12 inch . opening 3100 mm on ground floor of 2 storey house with tiled roof… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Hi I am building an extension at the front of my house and
Hi I am building an extension at the front of my house and I need a flitch beam to support part of the old roof. 5m span. The beam will support a floor and stud wall and a small section of roof My que… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
HI I am seeking to construct an annex above a block work garage,
HI I am seeking to construct an annex above a block work garage, dimensions 6.8m x 6.5m. I propose to build a steel structure of 6 columns supporting a "ring beam" to carry attic trusses I require the… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
I have 2 x 10 inch steels supporting what was once an outside
I have 2 x 10 inch steels supporting what was once an outside wall - I have built a single storey extension to the back of the property and therefore need to support the roof trusses for this on somet… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
7,996 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

walkereng

walkereng

Consultant

2,892 satisfied customers

Over 30 years of Structural Engineering experience.

vgdlpc

vgdlpc

Master's Degree

17 satisfied customers

Civil Engineer, Major in Structures and Foundations. Professional Engineer 11 years of experience.

StructuralEng

StructuralEng

Consultant

7,996 satisfied customers

Structural Engineer

Matt

Matt

Engineer

50 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineering Hons degree, been working in automotive industry for the last 18 years - Engine development engineer

William Purpura

William Purpura

16 satisfied customers

Managing General Partner at Dargon Developement

ibosley

ibosley

Master's Degree

88 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineering

Ellen

Ellen

Consultant

109 satisfied customers

attorney and legal researcher

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x