11:38AM | 04/23/05
Member Since: 04/22/05
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i am building a two story barn. the first floor is cement block, the second floor is wood. my problem is the block is out of square and the second floor deck hangs out on one corner about and inch or so. should i make the second floor flush with the block wall, out of square, or hide the missalignment with the trim work.


08:11PM | 04/23/05
Member Since: 11/06/02
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Most of the time, with such a situation, I would overhang and frame up square

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07:01AM | 04/24/05
Member Since: 04/22/05
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so i should overhang the short end to equal the other , overhanging end, and thus squaring the second floor structure. let the gable be flush on the overhanging side and let the gable stick out to match the overhanging side..... thanks


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