I am in need of designing the reinforcement steel for a simple slab for a home I'm building.
Slab depth must be 15cm (6")
Live load: ~3 kn/m2
Walls/beams 20cm wide
The slab is not supported on all four edges. Edges A and B are not supported.
Please see image attached, red area represents the slab needed, the remaining area will be precast slabs.
Can someone please recommend a steel reinforcement arrangement?
I am thinking maybe something like this but slightly modified by adding beams on all edges (but not sure): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vKha05T528U
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