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03-07-14, 09:55 AM
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Posted By docjl

Just a quick update. The first of the 3 high...

Just a quick update.

The first of the 3 high joist was slightly higher then the last two at the end of the room. We shaved off 1/4" or so off of just that one, and progressively shimmed up the 3...
02-21-14, 05:17 AM
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Posted By docjl

Well thx for the explanation, my joists are...

Well thx for the explanation, my joists are spaced 16" center and they're 2x10 (nominal)
02-21-14, 03:10 AM
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Posted By docjl

To BridgeMan45: It it still an option for me to...

To BridgeMan45:
It it still an option for me to shave those high joists, albeit the left-right walls will be in my way when I get cutting close to them. :wall:

My handyman neighbour is coming...
02-21-14, 02:34 AM
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Posted By docjl

To Pulpo: I think it was just built like that,...

To Pulpo: I think it was just built like that, subfloor layed on a monday morning or late friday. I am sure at one point they found out, but by then that 2nd floor was all layed down and 2nd story...
02-20-14, 02:40 PM
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Posted By docjl

Never mind

I have abandoned my last (crazy) idea to insert subfloor within joist.

Instead I'll be shimming the middle joists just before the sharp step-up as to smooth out the height difference. This way,...
02-20-14, 10:26 AM
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Posted By docjl

unintentionnal 2 tier bedroom

Hi,
13 years ago, I moved in a cottage that was built around 1979.
On the 2nd floor, we have a guest bedroom that still had original wall to wall carpet. This room gets little use and no...
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