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  1. Building & Construction
    Hey, I'm hoping someone can help me out! I am creating a pass through in our wall (which is a load bearing wall) from the kitchen to the living room. However I"m at a standstill because there is a vent in the way where the jack studs need to go to hold the header up. I would greatly...
  2. Building & Construction
    Hi, We'd like to open up a pass through window between the kitchen and living room to make the space feel more open and so we can have a line of sight to watch the kids when we are in the kitchen and they are in the living room. We were hoping we could use the space as a breakfast bar, but that...
  3. Building & Construction
    Hello, I'm trying to determine what size header I need for a pass through window that I am building. The house is a townhouse that is only 17' wide. The opening will be 5'4" wide in the middle of this 13'6 wide wall. There is already one doorway in the wall. The wall runs parallel to the...
  4. Building & Construction
    Hi, I am buying a house and would like to install as large a pass through as possible from the kitchen to the living room. The joists are 16" and it is a load-bearing wall (it was the old exterior wall from a 1950 house before an addition 25 years ago) How wide can I safely make it and how...
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