loft access opening

Postby spencerturk183 » Sun Sep 14, 2008 8:09 pm

i am trying to find out if i can if i can open up my loft access, so that i can put larger items in the loft. the problem i have is a small loft access and want fit in a larger access but i have roof trusses stopping me, i will have to remove one cieling joist which i can strengthen between the next two. can anyone advise me if i can do this.
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Postby welsh brickie » Mon Sep 15, 2008 9:26 am

yes you can do this but before doing it check the local buiders merchants they do a pre formed insuated loft hatch for about £25 and well worth it
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