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sistering floor joists

Posted by Jon Savage on December 4th, 2002 09:01 AM
In reply to sagging floor joist by Jim on February 26th, 2001 11:35 PM [Go to top of thread]

What is the proper way to sister a floor joist. Must you extend the new joist a specific length beyond the damaged area, or must you make the new floor joist the same loength as the old one and support it on the sill and beam, pier, etc?


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