Drilled new Joists in wrong place


Postby bates4m » Fri Sep 02, 2011 7:29 pm

Can anyone please help. I'm wiring my own extension (I'm an electrician by trade but have been out of it for a few years) and have drilled the new joists in the the wrong place insead of the regulation zone between 0.25 and 0.4 the span. What can i do to repair the situation and satisfy the building inspector

Thanks to anyone who can help
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Postby BLAKEY1963 » Sun Sep 04, 2011 12:25 am

[quote="bates4m"]Can anyone please help. I'm wiring my own extension (I'm an electrician by trade but have been out of it for a few years) and have drilled the new joists in the the wrong place insead of the regulation zone between 0.25 and 0.4 the span. What can i do to repair the situation and satisfy the building inspector

Thanks to anyone who can help[/quote]

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Just give the building inspector a call and explain the situation , so he can do a site visit
It would be a big task to replace the joists , so just see what the inspector says.

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