> Ask a Question > Fix It Forum > load bearing wall
Login | Register

load bearing wall

Posted by Krista Stenhaug on September 20th, 2002 09:15 AM
In reply to Recognizing a load bearing wall by Bruce M on December 7th, 1997 09:35 PM [Go to top of thread]

I would like to remove the wall between our family room and our unused living room. I know that it is a load bearing wall. It is about 15 feet in length and has a standard height ceiling. There are electrical outlets and one vent on the wall. I obviously will have to hire someone to do this but I do not know where to start. Is this something an insured handyman can do? What am I looking at for costs? Anyone out there that has done this and can give me some insight? I plan to do all of the work myself once the header and structural aspects are done (such as the flooring, wiring, etc...


Was this post helpful? Yes: or No:

Topic History:

Topic Follow-ups:

About  | FAQ  | Contact  | Sitemap  | Privacy Policy  | Terms of Use  | Help

© 2017 Renovate Your World LLC