Originally Posted By: Michael Haley
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The blue highlighted carrier/girder is a main running the width of the house paralell to the front wall. The green highlighted beam runs perpendicular to the main and is attached to it using a ledger with no hangers to be found. Comments, opinions, help? Hangers? Support post? Post and hangers? SE ? I’m not sure why they stopped using full length joists at this point. This occurs in the middle of the living room. Trying to use up the shorter ones I guess.
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