a load-bearing joist is supported by a 2x6 in order to accommodate a window « »

The 2x6 That Could

"Sure, we can put a window there! All we need to do is remove the post from under that big beam and then nail a 2x6 to the wall so the beam doesn't fall down—and take the house with it."

Dan Chapleski
True North Inspection Services
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

All images courtesy of the ASHI Reporter
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