DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Garage & Workshop Forum > Attic Floor Joists

Help Support House Repair Talk by donating using the link above.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-29-2008, 12:41 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 5
Default Attic Floor Joists

Hello Guys---
My garage is 16x16 with an open attic and 10/12 pitch. My question is, how thick should the attic floor joists be? Are 2x10's needed if I'm only going to use the attic for storage, or could I get away with 2x8's or even 2x6's??

Nana'sBoy is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
not enough floor joists shedee Framing and Foundation 2 08-16-2013 04:32 PM
Warped floor joists, floor leveling Jungle Flooring 25 08-16-2013 06:31 AM
Sistering floor joists in my hunting cabin to stop floor movement NWCO2 Framing and Foundation 10 05-20-2013 10:21 PM
Floor Joists advice... Username Framing and Foundation 4 08-13-2010 10:13 PM
Floor Joists in Attic cibula11 Flooring 27 01-11-2007 01:57 PM

Newest Threads