Tearing Down  A Kitchen Wall to Open Up Space

Load Bearing Wall

Here is the kitchen hutch wall before 

We removed the kitchen hutch wall first and the the load bearing wall allowing the room to be open into the dining and living room 

If you are removing a load bearing wall, you will need to install an engineered beam to support the above strucure

Opening up a kitchen wall adds value to any house  

Don't believe me? Click below to see why this split level sold for 80K over asking price 

We used a sawzall, a crowbar and hammer to remove the existing walls 


We left the 2x4's in place until the new beam is installed to support the structure above. Click below to see full demo