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0264 Piers Things to Watch for - Structure Structural Foundation - Problems
 
0264 Piers Things to Watch for - Structure Structural Foundation - Problems -

Image Text: If the beam or joist has insufficient bearing, crushing of the wood and deflection can occur > beam or joist > the eccentric loading can also cause the pier to rotate out of plumb > pier > joist > beam > pier > the top of the pier should be wide enough to support the full width of the beam or shearing forces can cause deflection

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