If it s a large project like this, where we re extending the patio, a framing square would be too small, it wouldn t be accurate enough So we re going to use the Pythagorean theorem and that s based on a three, four, five ratio So along one line, I measured a mark three feet, and along the intersecting line I did the same thing,
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Ok I am building an arbor over my patio I have checked my local building codes no permit or inspection is required I still want to ensure I have a safe and structurally sound design My problem lies in the wood I have chosen, Ipe I cannot find a span table for this wood, it is very heavy (lb ft^) and very