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    Extending joists for floorboarding an insulated loft

    Ok. Thank you tony. I'll go ahead with staggering the timber.
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    Extending joists for floorboarding an insulated loft

    Ok, perhaps that is the route I take. I was wondering if overlapping would cause any issues with placement of the t&g floorboards. May I ask why toothed plates (or the mending plates) would be difficult?
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    Extending joists for floorboarding an insulated loft

    I plan to add floorboards to our loft. At the moment it has 270mm of insulation, the bottom layer running parallel with the joists, the top layer running perpendicular. After much research I've decided to extend the existing joists and run some 2x4 perpendicular. I can then board over the top...
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