A cut out allows new door and window openings to be fitted into an existing property. This can be required where an extension has been built or if the loft or garage has been converted into living accommodation. It is essential that this work is carried out correctly, as the existing brickwork will need to be supported properly to ensure the new openings are safe. As experienced builders, RBS Builders will always make sure that all work is carried out safely and to a high standard.
Creating new window and door openings is not a simple task and requires the services of a professional building company such as RBS. We have the necessary skills and experience to ensure that the work is of the highest quality. You will be left with a very tidy finish.
In order to protect the property and prevent draughts from door and window cut outs, the initial measurements must be precise. There are also many safety issues to take into account when creating a new cut out. The bricks have to be carefully removed to enable a temporary support for the existing brickwork to be inserted. This means that the new opening can be created safely, and it allows a permanent lintel to be fitted.
You need to ensure that the company you hire has experience of working on door and window cut outs, and the builders at RBS collectively have decades of experience in all types of building work. RBS Builders can handle all types of construction projects and can work with you on different types of cut outs. We would be happy to discuss your options with you and provide a quote for the work.
Working with Homeowners
There are a number of factors that can affect the positioning of cut outs. We know that it is important discuss with homeowners where they would prefer the openings to be, but we will also make sure that it’s a viable location. Elements such as wiring and plumbing could make some places impractical.
Cut outs can affect the appearance of the whole property. Therefore it’s not an area that you want consider without the necessary support. If you’re thinking about installing new windows or doors, then contact a member of our experienced team. We will be happy to talk you through the entire process and explain in detail the kind of work required and the potential costs.