Jul , Blocking for wall framing are short pieces of by that you install between two joists of the basement ceiling It s not a building Let s say your ceiling joists (or floor joists, depending on how you look at it) run north and south When you go to I ve only built with and support lumber framing Good luck!
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Mar , Divide the total span of the floor joists (in inches) by to determine the maximum amount the floor can give in the middle under a live load of lb sq ft plus any If they install a second layer of wood underlayment ( plywood or thicker), the guys would use CBU on top Older homes may
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Jun , The first part of this was the joists trusses something I knew nothing about before I still know very little, but engineered of plywood and xs Pros Floor truss Looks almost a wood web, connected with metal plates Pros Designed to hold weight in longer spans, meaning less walls are necessary.
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