How to remove a fireplace insert. We scrubbed the inside however we still are left with the yucky uneven black stuff. You only have to deal with the drywall in this case. If you have the right tools this job can be done in just a few minutes.
If your fireplace insert is built into the interior wall your best solution is to get it from the back. Fireplace inserts are very heavy but occasionally require removal and fireplace insert replacement. Its easier than removing a gas insert because its not necessary to remove or disconnect gas lines.
Anyway the fireplace remodel is near finished now but i do have a question. This may include removing some or all of the brick rockwork drywall and even framing from around the fireplaceyou may have to use a hammer or mallet to break apart the framing materials then use a crowbar to pry them away. Cover flooring with heavy duty tarphave a cart about the same heighth of hearth readypull the insert out a little and remove the surroundif it one that can be removedyou might want a shop vac handy to suck up soot and other crappull insert all the way out and sit on cart and remove from the roominsert is going to be heavyso it is a two.
Remove all of the trim from around the fireplace insert. Watch this video to learn a safe easy method for how to remove fireplace insert by yourself. In the other hand if your fireplace insert is built into the exterior wall the front would be the better choice.