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Last needy question of the day - internal/stud walls

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Pisssssedofff Mon 15-Aug-16 19:56:57

Am now looking at new builds, if I wanted to even up the room sizes is it expensive to move an internal wall ?
Thank you

Sprig1 Mon 15-Aug-16 21:11:49

No. Cheap as chips. Slightly more expensive if there are plumbing (radiators) or elecs to move.

Pisssssedofff Mon 15-Aug-16 21:43:29

Mope literally just the wall, that's great news then. Why they don't make the room sizes more even I don't know but hey ho
Thank you

Sprig1 Tue 16-Aug-16 00:22:41

I think it is assumed that a big master bedroom sells a house better.

GerryAndPerry Tue 16-Aug-16 06:41:56

It's cheap as chips if it is a stud wall, it's messy, expensive and you'll need structural engineer calculations/building regs approval if it is a load bearing one.

Sprig1 Tue 16-Aug-16 09:40:33

Yes, sorry. I had assumed that because it was upstairs in a new build that it was a stud wall. Give it a tap. If it sounds hollow it is a stud wall.

Pisssssedofff Tue 16-Aug-16 09:49:19

It'll be a stud wall, it's a new build I'm pretty sure I could whip up a new one from paper mache in my lunch hour ☺️

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