Almost any wall can be removed—it’s a matter of how much you’re willing to spend

Can I Remove This Wall? Removing a Load-Bearing Beam

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anatomy of a load bearing header - removing a load bearing wall

The Victory Is Mine!! (Load-Bearing Wall Removed, Load-Bearing Header Installed)

removing a load bearing wall and adding a header. want to do between living room and kitchen.

How to Install a Load Bearing Wall Beam

How to Install a Load-Bearing Beam. Open up cramped rooms by replacing a wall with a load-bearing beam. Create an open kitchen/dining area, a larger living room or a huge master bedroom using basic framing techniques and standard materials.

Fantastic Contemporary Living Room Designs, living room connects to kitchen

Fantastic Contemporary Living Room Designs

Modern farmhouse open concept- I like how the different ceilings in the kitchen and family room create a subtle separation between the rooms in this open concept space

The idea for opening up the load bearing wall between living and kitchen

Break down a wall between kitchen and living areas but keep the load-bearing posts and turn it into an awesome storage island. This can really save the cost of having to do major construction for the load bearing wall.

Remodel of a closed off kitchen with load bearing wall.  Left some of wall and an arch to open up the kitchen

Before & After: Dramatic Kitchen Remodels

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How our integrated columns may look from the back of the island. (KJ) HWC Folly Kitchen - traditional - kitchen - charleston - by Matthew Bolt Graphic Design

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.

The kitchen island is bookended with brick columns to create more storage space and dress up existing support posts that couldn’t be moved. I would have red brick wall though and maybe duck egg blue built in shelf.

Open spaces! Kitchen with a step-up and also a mason jar chandelier above the island.

House & Apartment: Cat Mountain Residence, Spacious Home Design by Cornerstone Architects. Outstanding Open Living Area at Cat Mountain Residence by Cornerstone Architect

options for taking down a load bearing wall | Dc Metro Home half wall Design Ideas, Pictures, Remodel and Decor

Between breakfast room and great room? Case Design/Remodeling, Inc. - traditional - dining room - dc metro - by Case Design/Remodeling, Inc.

Barnwood entry frame.   These people just applied it in the entry between two rooms!  I bet it is strictly decorative (not structural) but I just love the added character it gives to the space!

Charlie's next project. Barnwood Design, Pictures, Remodel, Decor and Ideas - love the barn wood beam doorway