Knocking Down an Internal Wall
My next tasks was to remove one of the walls in my downstairs area. Like a lot of people these days I really wanted to open out the downstairs and have it in the modern open plan style. I think this makes a property feel much bigger and utilises the space.
But with older properties you are going to have to get rid of one of your walls to get it opened out.
This is a major undertaking and I do not recommend this until you have the advice of some one who knows a lot about structural design, i.e a local builder. I used this simple guide I found on the internet regarding How to tell whether a wall is load bearing.
Then I simply followed this video and got stuck in!!