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Re: Residential Deck Live Load

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The 60 psf LL for "balconies" is intended for cantilevered balconies, if not cantilevered it is a deck with a LL of 40 psf.
However, for a big balcony I would be very conservative in the design and increase the LL to 100 psf.
My 5 cents
Antonio S. Luisoni
Consulting SE
Granada Hills, CA