Beam sizing

Question: I was trying to calculate the beam to use in my building. Can you check the attachment to see if it’s correct?
Answer: Yes, that works with the table Architect Studio Companion

Question: I also need help with finding the width of the beam.
Answer: A beam with is from 2 to 7 times smaller than its depth depending on the beam length. In your example dividing the death by three would equal roughly 5.25” would be a good estimation.

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