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I'm attempting to remove a wall in my bathroom and I found a 4x4 stud in one corner. I'm trying to determine if it is load bearing or not.

Tutor's Assistant: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.

The wall in question comes out about four feet from an exterior wall and from what I can see does not have a joist directly above or underneath it.

Tutor's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Structural Engineer should know?

Not that I can think of

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Structural Engineer: StructuralEng, Consultant replied 8 months ago
Are the joists above parallel or perpendicular?
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I think typing would be suffucient
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
The joists are running at about a 45 degree angle from the wall
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