Dear PoPville – Why are some of the Support Beams at an Angle?


“Dear PoPville,

This was taken across from the Kaiser building on 2nd Street NE – it’s a new apartment building being constructed. Two of the pillars look very off. Maybe it’s intentional, but caught my eye…”

I think we talked about this once before on another building getting constructed – doesn’t it have to do with being able to bear more weight or something like that? Anyone remember?

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