How to install a gas fireplace. The fireplace will take you about a day to install. Then plan to spend an entire weekend framing and installing drywall and a few hours each day for the rest of the week troweling on additional coats of joint compound. If you already have a gas line in your home you may need to install an additional line that leads to your new gas fireplace.
Learn more about the fireplace guys by visting us at. A gas fireplace with a low flame setting adds ambience to the living room. Prepare installation site by building wall recess to accept fireplace.
Hiring a professional to install a gas line or a connection to a propane tank adds about 1000. In this video this old house host kevin oconnor explains how to install a gas fireplace. 3 electric is your least expensive option a gel fuel fireplace or an electric fireplace starts under 400.
To install a gas fireplace start by setting the fireplace on a platform and install the exhaust piping at the top or back of the stove. The amount of line that needs to be installed as well as the location of the line determines the overall cost. Watch us install a gas fireplace in under 1 minute.