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  1. i can't open you r plan, a pdf may help, have you tried turning off walls attic layer or moving attic walls on the attic level, or build a new floor level to #1 also copy and paste roof opening for 3 rd dormer
  2. Explode the 2 dormers copy and paste 3rd in the middle
  3. This will help to make your floors and ceilings the same ht
  4. He repaired a leak in the area when the house was approaching the end of its 2 year warranty. The leak is back. This makes the builder part responsible
  5. if its a leak the roofer it should not be a leak criket or no criket , on new construction is 10 years warranty
  6. As long as you have enough shear wall 6"or 8" wall will do it, for the picture you may need steel it has no shear wall I also had seen other engineers using 2 Hardy steel walls on top of each other 12' high steel on the bottom and 8'high steel on top
  7. 2 layers of 5/8 drywall = 1 hr fire wall check on that most of the inspectors don't pay attention to the 1 or 2 layers 1 layers = 30 min
  8. You could open the wall check ballon through celling above
  9. Check layers make sure you have a closed room post the plan
  10. it looks like you stil have interior casing and sill checked uncheck it
  11. Under wall structure tab ballon through ceiling above it may fix it
  12. Some states you need a license as a designer. Consultant or drafter may give you more legal protection check on that
  13. Fiber-Optics must have all 4 some people still using DSL it does not cost a lot more to ad phone wire and RG 6 probably under $200 but Cat 6 and Fiber- Optics must have my 2 cents