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Floor joists


Posted by Yolanda on February 16th, 1999 12:44 PM

We just purchased a 50 year old cape cod. The upstairs is unfinished (no floor- nothing). The joists are 6 inches. Are these sufficient to hold the weight of two bedrooms? The joists on the first floor are 8 inches.

Please advise.

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