Rethink the shop and at least allow a center post under the bents. Or have the engineering department design a King on the upper level. Wall incorporated into the roof truss. As Roger points to engineering and architecture. What kind of shop tha
A clear span roof system is very possible but a clear span supporting a house above is a difficult problem, with a number of paths forward but I will not offer any suggestions other than you need experienced design services both engineering and archi
Hello. I am in the process of designing a timber frame shop with a house above. I am wanting the shop to have as much open space as possible with as little posts as possible. I would like to have a min. 32' clear span but am wondering how to do this.