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converting attic space to living space

Posted by LJ in TX on November 12th, 2001 06:13 PM
In reply to first things first.... by Steve: on November 12th, 2001 04:39 PM [Go to top of thread]

we just had some attic space converted to living space (about 400 sq. ft.), including adding stairs to get to it, and we had 2x12"s sister beside the exising 2x6 joist. I would highly recommend having 2z12's (#2 grade, it is straighter pine) to handle the weight of furniture,etc. and for piece of mind. deck it with tongue and groove plywood too.. hope this helps best of luck to you

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