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rim board replacement

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Rim board needs to be replaced that supported a ledger board. Behind the rim board is an I-Joist that runs parallel. The rim board is attached to it. The I joist is in good condition. the I-joist/rim board is under a 2 x 6 wall.

Wanting to know if can remove the rimboard with out causing damage to the house. It appears that all the weight is on the I-joist. The rim board is brittle and is show no bowing due to weight on it.

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thanks for the responces. I was able to remove the rim board and replace 24 feet of it. The I joist held up fine and and the replacement board fell into place fine as well.

The was water and I am in the process of correcting the issue.
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