Door frame Removal
information and advice on general building topics, builders merchants, problem builders, DIY Stores etc....

5 posts   •   Page 1 of 1
htg engineer
Project Manager
Project Manager
Posts: 3256
Joined: Tue May 22, 2007 5:22 pm

Door frame Removal

Post by htg engineer » Sun Nov 15, 2009 9:27 pm

I want to remove an internal door frame, which is in a load bearing wall. The opening will be boarded and plastered.

Will I come across any problems, will i need to install anything to support the brickwork above the door frame ?

Thanks htg

carousel88200
Apprentice
Apprentice
Posts: 6
Joined: Tue Aug 04, 2009 9:15 pm

removal of door frame

Post by carousel88200 » Mon Jan 11, 2010 10:02 pm

you shouldnt come across any problems at all mate, there should be a timber or concrete lintel above the frame to support the brickwork above so that wont be a problem.

let me know how it goes and if you get any problems feel free to ask me for any help.

best4doors
Labourer
Labourer
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Apr 19, 2010 9:51 am

Post by best4doors » Tue Apr 27, 2010 10:41 am

I agree - it should be fairly straightforward, but if doesn't feel right, always ask first! I am happy to give some advice if I can.

mark696
Labourer
Labourer
Posts: 3
Joined: Fri May 07, 2010 8:12 am

Post by mark696 » Tue May 25, 2010 7:39 am

Hi,

This is a very tedious procedure to remove the internal door frame, for that work we need to take more care. We have to provide support to the brick before remove the internal structure of the door.

TheDoctor4
Project Manager
Project Manager
Posts: 16777203
Joined: Tue Jul 24, 2007 9:12 am
Location: Somerset in the UK in Shepton mallet

Help from DIY Doctor!

Post by TheDoctor4 » Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:02 pm

For up to 5 FREE quotes from trusted, vetted and insured tradesmen in your area visit the DIY Doctor Find a Tradesman page: https://www.diydoctor.org.uk/find_tradesmen/

5 posts   •   Page 1 of 1
It is currently Tue Feb 13, 2024 3:30 pm