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Truss Loads

Posted by homebild on April 21st, 2003 02:52 PM
In reply to storage on trusses by trussT on April 21st, 2003 08:31 AM [Go to top of thread]

Generally speaking trusses are not designed to bear any load on the bottom member except perhaps for the live load of drywall.

Only way you can tell if your trusses can carry any additional storage weight is to have an engineer or your local code officer make the necessary calculations and advise you.

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