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WaltWasz

11:16AM | 10/18/01
Member Since: 07/05/01
7 lifetime posts
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Can u please provide me with some tips for the (hopeful) removal of this bulkhead? The house is 38 yrs and the walls are plaster. If I were to begin breaking it down, what are some challenges I may encounter? Is this a fairly straight forward procedure? On a scale of 1 to 5, how difficult would you say this project is - 5 being the most difficult.

rpxlpx

05:49AM | 10/19/01
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
You didn't what is inside this bulkhead.
If, for example, it contains the main air duct that carries air from the heating system to the rest of the house, then removing it would "kill" your heating system.

WaltWasz

11:38AM | 10/19/01
Member Since: 07/05/01
7 lifetime posts
Thanks for the comment, however part of my question asked about what type of problems I may encounter if I were to attempt to break it down, being that I have no plans for the house. I don't believe that it's part of the heating system as there are no vents coming from this bulk head (but not sure if that's a correct assumption or not?). What are some things I should look for or try to search out before I attempt to break into this bulkhead?

tygar663

04:45PM | 11/05/01
Member Since: 11/04/01
14 lifetime posts
can you get into the attic and see it or is it between floors? if so you will need to cut an access hole in it to see make it big enough to look around yet small enogh to patch..
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