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DIY loft conversion advice: changing the trusses without making roof collapse

Postby stuboy00 » Mon Jun 15, 2009 1:57 pm

Hi Guys

i am thinking about converting my loft, i stay in a traditional built house in scotland which was built in 2004, what i want to know is how do i go about changing the trusses in the loft without the whole roof collapsing on top of me


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Postby bd3cc » Tue Jun 16, 2009 9:23 pm

Get a surveyor/structural engineer/ architect.
2004 roof trusses will have been designed to fit a specific case, and are difficult to alter
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