Load bearing timbers reinforced with steel

Structural strengthening is a common job for the Creative Ironworks team it is not unusual for us to be called upon by a homeowner that has a need for their timbers or flooring to be strengthed with steel. Load-bearing timbers can deteriorate over time.

There can be numerous reasons for this, often this deterioration is caused merely by the ageing of the timbers other causes include overloading, previous refurbishments or alterations.

Left unchecked failing load bearing timbers can compromise the very structure of your home. Luckily nine times out of ten this issue is relatively easily fixed.

Should your home require, the addition of steel reinforcement feel free to get in touch.