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  1. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    I believe that has been done by architect, the builder calls him and ask to calculate this and that, but we never saw the drawings or...

    18 Sep 2020 at 5:10 PM
  2. LikeMyHome added new media Loft Conversion Bungalow to Loft Conversion Bungalow

    Loft Conversion bungalow.jpg 18 Sep 2020 at 3:47 PM
  3. LikeMyHome attached a file to the thread Loft Conversion: beam placement problem.

    Full Loft Layout Loft Conversion Bungalow by LikeMyHome posted 18 Sep 2020 at 3:47 PM

    Loft Conversion bungalow.jpg 18 Sep 2020 at 3:36 PM
  4. LikeMyHome posted a new thread.

    Loft Conversion: beam placement problem

    Hello everybody, We’re doing loft conversion with a builder who leads the project and skilled works performed by experienced...

    Beam placement problem.jpg

    Forum: Floors, Stairs and Lofts

    18 Sep 2020 at 3:35 PM
  5. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    This doesn't tell me much be I'll pass this to joiners when they come to continue the works, thanks!

    18 Sep 2020 at 3:19 PM
  6. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    Of course this is a joint wall. I understand that was the orinigal intenstion, but the wall turned out to be only half-a-brick thick,...

    18 Sep 2020 at 2:22 PM
  7. LikeMyHome attached a file to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    On metal hangers[ATTACH] plugged into the wall - attached

    Beam to wall on hangers.jpg 18 Sep 2020 at 1:32 PM
  8. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    Thanks Johnny. If the option 1 is OK and the beam ends can be free-hanging - why attach them to neighbours wall on the other half of...

    18 Sep 2020 at 12:10 PM
  9. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    Design gives you rooms and windows layout and materials to use but not such details as beams and joist location, does it? He is an...

    18 Sep 2020 at 11:47 AM
  10. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    The project is frozen at the moment, builder got ill - no one to ask for now. But option 2 is what he was discussing with joiners couple...

    18 Sep 2020 at 11:13 AM
  11. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    You are right. The reason I put options 2 is because that's what our builder suggested, so I thought you need to have beam ends...

    18 Sep 2020 at 10:17 AM
  12. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    Thanks for this explanation!

    18 Sep 2020 at 10:08 AM
  13. LikeMyHome posted a new thread.

    Loft Conversion: How to deal with crossing beams?

    Hello everybody, We're doing loft conversion in a bungalow and the bearing walls configuration we have is shown in the drawing. At...

    Crossing beams.jpg

    Forum: Floors, Stairs and Lofts

    17 Sep 2020 at 6:45 PM
  14. LikeMyHome replied to the thread Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?.

    I see a lot of views but no comments. I hope this quetion has a reply. thanks

    17 Sep 2020 at 2:27 PM
  15. LikeMyHome posted a new thread.

    Loft Conversion: do beams have to be closed up to run joists across them?

    In other words, which of the 3 options on the drawing are correct? Or all of them are fine? Please comment.[ATTACH]

    Beams and Joists.jpg

    Forum: Floors, Stairs and Lofts

    16 Sep 2020 at 6:36 PM