Replacing wooden lintel with steel - Restoration & Refurbishment job in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Job description

Have consulted structural engineer, who has done calcs and finds wooden lintel inadequate for weight/span. Need to replace with steel lintel. Would like done sooner rather than later,

remove lintel
replace with steel according to engineers recommendations
replaster over

* The following information was added Tuesday, 19th May, 2009 :
not actually causing a problem at the moment, no cracks etc.

* The following information was added Tuesday, 26th May, 2009 :
I probably ought to say its more of a beam than an lintel.

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They did a great job, They were very self motivated which was helpful as we were living 120 miles away, they cracked on with the work, they organised the building inspections and even decorated afterwards. All work carried out to a high standard and quickly.
Kind regards,
Elaine Witt