How to Widen a Doorway
Learn how widen a doorway; includes details on inspection holes, removing wall coverings and installing new framing.
Lifestyles and families change over time what may have been, at one time, an ideal room layout, can become less desirable. In a few decades, we have gone from homes that featured many smaller, single-function rooms to those that feature larger expanses designed for multiple uses. The present day family room or great room is a good example.
One way to realize some of the benefits of a larger space is to, in effect; join two rooms by enlarging the passageway or doorway between them.
This video covers all the steps including: removing the existing wall covering and framing, moving electrical, putting up the new framing and installing the finish work.
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