Building a fireplace surround. Consult a professional if there are any reframing needs due to building codes. Install builders felt. The box beam header will support the reclaimed box beam fireplace mantel.
How to build a fireplace surround. With a finishing trowel spread it over the lath first using a downward motion to fill the cups then building the surface to a thickness of inch by using a side to side or fanning motion to spread more mortar over the first layer. Step two how to build a stone veneer fireplace surround.
Just follow these instructions. While youre at it you can reduce the bulk with a slimmer model. How to replace a heating vent cover.
Add the base layers. Building a fireplace mantel for my son house. The fireplace surround is finished with pine face trim along with cove and crown molding for some added detail.
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