Can You Remove Part of a Load-Bearing Wall? Your Questions Answered

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Does your dream home include plenty of free space, abundant natural light, and several multifunctional areas? If so, you should opt for an open design. Besides expanding your living quarters, open floor plans can:  Enlarge a small space  Enable frequent interactions and easier bonding between family members Make entertaining guests a breeze  Offer a spectacular view of the outdoors That … Read More

How Much Does it Cost to Remove a Wall?

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If you are considering removing a wall, you are not alone. We hear from people every day that are interested in taking out a wall in their home. One of the first questions they ask is, “How much does it cost to remove a wall?” And our answer is always, “It depends.” There are multiple factors to consider that can … Read More

Load-Bearing Wall Removal – Us Vs a General Contractor

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A general contractor is a company that oversees a construction project and some of them offering load-bearing wall removal services. When you start researching your options for load-bearing wall removal, you are going to come across different general contractors offering their services. Although some are capable of removing load-bearing walls, we want you to know that few are as qualified … Read More

Removal of Load-Bearing Walls – What Are Support Walls?

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When we discuss the removal of load-bearing walls with clients, we do our best to explain our work process. There are specific steps that we have to take to do the job safely. One of those steps is installing support walls – sometimes called temporary supports. Let’s review what they are and what they do. Support Walls – Removal of … Read More

Why We Only Do Load-Bearing Wall Removal

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From time to time, clients and other contractors ask us why we only do load-bearing wall removal. We have the experience and know-how to tackle all sorts of construction projects. Yet we focus exclusively on removing load-bearing walls. We have our reasons – and they are good ones! Load-Bearing Wall Removal – Why It’s All We Do 1. We prefer … Read More

The Problem With DIY Load-Bearing Wall Removal

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Common problems with DIY load-bearing wall removal.

There are plenty of articles out there explaining the basics of load-bearing wall removal. Most of them will tell you it’s better to hire a professional than to do the job yourself. We agree. However, you can find DIY load-bearing wall removal articles, some of which are quite detailed. The truth is, DIY load-bearing wall removal is possible for some … Read More