Chimney breast removal

Post your job for free and our trade professionals will contact you to quote.
Number of Pros
Number of Reviews
  1. Plentific >
  2. Find Tradesmen >
  3. Chimney breast removal

Featured Pros for Chimney breast removal

Our vision is to make it fast, easy and safe to get quotes when you need help. We'll introduce you to professionals who are ready to help.
Savas Construction Ltd
Chimney breast removal in London, SW15 3PN
Bob The Handyman
Chimney breast removal in Barking, IG11 7XF
Abbins Maintenance Limited
Chimney breast removal in Grays, RM20 3BJ
Chimney breast removal in London, SW15 2BF
Avantgarde | Property Renovation & Alteration
Chimney breast removal in London, WC2H 9JQ
Absolute Maintenance Limited
Chimney breast removal in London, E17 3GF
Watertrade / Build Trade
Chimney breast removal in Maidenhead, SL6 9AY
Construction-Live Ltd
Chimney breast removal in Watford, WD18 8UA
Regal Eagle
Chimney breast removal in London, SM4 6RS
Bob Spark
Chimney breast removal in London, N16 5PT
VladImir Galichyan
Chimney breast removal in London, N10 1AN
Ace Repairs
Chimney breast removal in Brentwood, CM13 2TJ

Latest Chimney breast removal Reviews

Richardson Builders
18 Feb 2019
quick service job completed
Watertrade / Build Trade
8 Feb 2019
Good work as always
30 Jan 2019
Good job getting the worktops fitted and professional team. Would recommend
Camber Property Maintenance Services
20 Jan 2019

Hiring a tradesman for chimney breast removal

Chimney breasts can be a waste of floor space, especially in homes with central heating. Removing them is not exactly a DIY job - you will need a qualified professional that can assess your property and advise you before giving you a competitive quote. Plentific offers a service that allows you to quickly generate a list of the best tradesmen in your local area with the skills and expertise you require. You will also be given access to customer ratings and reviews for each of your options to help you compare them and ultimately make the best hire. Best of all, each and every job booked via Plentific will be covered by the Plentific Guarantee.

What do you need to know about chimney breast removal?

Chimney breast removal is not just a matter of knocking out the bricks. It is crucial that you have your home assessed as there are several potential complications. The breasts may be providing structural support and may be supporting joists. If you share the wall with a neighbour who still has a chimney, not only will you require planning permission but you will also have to consider seeking legal advice in accordance with the Party Wall Act. It tends to be older houses that contain chimney breasts, and so your walls may contain undisturbed asbestos. A surveyor or tradesman should be able to guide you through the necessary legal processes for having a chimney breast removed, though for matters such as party wall dispute you will need to seek a qualified legal advisor.

When you have your home assessed you should be given a quote, at which point be sure to ask for a breakdown. Collect multiple ones to compare before making a choice of which tradesmen to hire. Do not opt for cheap labour when it comes to chimney breast removal; you will want your quotes from qualified tradesmen with solid experience with jobs such as yours. Feel free to ask for evidence of their qualifications or their membership in any tradesmen’s associations. Be sure to look over reviews from their previous clients, and ensure that whoever you hire has adequate coverage against accidental damage and liabilities.