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Toothfairysjl 08-24-2012 04:26 AM

Outside bearing wall listing
My friends new construction 2 story house is listing. Can this be fixed with the second story on and and roof? It is out of rack by an inch and a half.

GBrackins 08-24-2012 08:46 AM

I'd recommend they contact a local professional engineer and have them come to the site and evaluate the structure

hand drive 08-24-2012 09:52 AM

you want to make the walls plumb and braced before any roof framing is added to the structure. Looks like they need to pick up a level to plumb the walls and then put braces on the plumb walls... fixed

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