Structural alteration to internal supporting wall

Internal supporting wall structural alteration

The wall to the left, with a radiator hanging on it, was to be removed as part of a full house refurbishment. The wall was supporting the floors above.

Internal supporting wall removal, structural alteration during full house refurbishment

After adequately supporting the floors above we removed the wall. The Universal Beam was installed on a padstone on the stair side, and was supported on the chimney side by a universal beam laid across the existing alcoves, shown above before setting into place.

Internal supporting wall removal, structural alteration during full house refurbishment

After damp proofing the walls and insulating the floor, we added new ceilings and plastered throughout. Adding a green oak mantle, wood burner with new hearth, and new engineered oak flooring.