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10:00PM | 06/16/14
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Remodeling home and plans include moving a bearing wall. That was going good until we found true 2x6 joists butt together on old bearing wall. Flat roof home with pitch roof added later on. Question is how can I extend joists without losing ceiling height? I need to span 18'. Do they make 2 x 6 tji joist? Any other options? Help! Thank you.

David, Moderator

10:48PM | 06/16/14
Member Since: 11/15/13
255 lifetime posts
Hi there
Your best bet would be to find a local dealer and find out what sizes are available.
I believe even the pobular home improvement stores can order them in for you.
Good luck
David
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