Barbara Todaro, Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team (RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired )

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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Truss

Also used for hernias!! 

Nov 01, 2016 11:26 PM
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

the only answer I can imagine is an I beam - I will certainly be back for this one to find out the real answer

Nov 01, 2016 10:55 PM
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Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

I had the same thought as Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI NMLS#1483386 

Nov 01, 2016 10:55 PM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

I (eye) beam

Nov 01, 2016 10:26 PM
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Wow, you know your stuff Barbara.

 

Nov 02, 2016 09:11 AM
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Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

I knew this one.  

Nov 02, 2016 09:05 AM
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Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

YES!  I knew it!

Nov 02, 2016 09:01 AM
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Donna Foerster
HomeSmart Realty Group - Parker, CO
Metro Denver Real Estate Assistant

Ah ha. I knew that, but couldn't remember the actual word!

Nov 02, 2016 06:34 AM
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Girders

Nov 02, 2016 06:30 AM
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Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Girder works for me.

Nov 02, 2016 04:31 AM
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Joe D'Agostino
NMLS# 729950 - Manahawkin, NJ
Mortgage Officer 46 years!

Truss

Nov 02, 2016 03:42 AM
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Olga Simoncelli
Veritas Prime, LLC dba Veritas Prime Real Estate - New Fairfield, CT
CONSULTANT, Real Estate Services & Risk Management

Girder it is!

Nov 02, 2016 03:34 AM
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Marco Giancola
Beachfront Realty - Miami Beach, FL
Realtor (305)608-1922, Miami Beach Florida

I was going to say I Beam, isnt a girder also an I Beam?

Nov 02, 2016 01:55 AM
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Mary Yonkers
Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate - Erie, PA
Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor

Thanks for construction quiz, Barbara.  You received several correct answers before I arrived.

BTW My small home built in 1950 has one.

Nov 02, 2016 12:35 AM
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Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Trestle.

Nov 02, 2016 12:24 AM
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Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

All I can think of would be an I-beam. 

Nov 01, 2016 11:55 PM
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Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

I-beam comes to mind!

Nov 01, 2016 11:23 PM
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Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

An I beam also called a support beam. 

Nov 01, 2016 11:18 PM
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Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Barbara Todaro A support beam.

Nov 01, 2016 11:06 PM
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Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Got that one as well

Nov 02, 2016 11:41 PM
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Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

Barbara Todaro - I did know this. My listing has STEEL GIRDERS....

Nov 02, 2016 03:22 PM
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William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

I agree with this and with Tony

Nov 02, 2016 11:49 AM