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anatomy of a load bearing header - removing a load bearing wall
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kitchen island re-do with pillars
How to create a pass through on a load bearing wall. How framing works in a window to transfer the load.
great solution for knocking out a load-bearing wall
removing a load bearing wall and adding a header. want to do between living room and kitchen.
Open a doorway from a kitchen to the living room. Add an eating bar & stools. You might need a supporting beam depending on the size & location of the wall opening.
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Love this beam for removal of load bearing walls. Limewash them though and maybe bring some down to the floor on either side.