Search: Posts Made By: perogi
Showing results 1 to 4 of 4
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By perogi

To wrap up this thread, I contacted the engineers...

To wrap up this thread, I contacted the engineers at Brock's and he went punched up some numbers and gave me the correct sizes for the joists, beam and header/beam. Thanks for giving me the idea...
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By perogi

Thank you XSleeper. Good point about homes built...

Thank you XSleeper. Good point about homes built with cantilevers - I tend to over engineer everything I build so I was already thinking 2x12 joists over an engineered beam.

There's a lumberyard...
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By perogi

Thank you Chandler. That's what I figured - I...

Thank you Chandler. That's what I figured - I will give an engineer a shout.

Looks like I might be losing a 2 feet or so of porch space or digging new holes :/

Got to love NH rocks!
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By perogi

Porch Posts must be over pier?

Long time lurker, first time poster.

I'm building a 3 season porch (10 x 16) on the back of my house. Planning on using a beam with the joists cantilevering 18" built on 12" wide piers 4' below...
Showing results 1 to 4 of 4


 
Forum Jump