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guy wants a roof over his 2nd floor patio, 9' out from the house. Problem is, the structural support is 5'8" out from the house. So can I cantilever 3'4"? I'm thinking 2x8 @ 16" o.c., with tile roof (per his request), 4:12 pitch. And can I put tile on a 4:12 roof?
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