The chimney is permanent, but the mantel's just a front.
Sharp, detailed models come in kits that lock together with a few twists of the Phillips-head. For full step-by-step instructions on how to update your fireplace, see How to Install A Mantel.
They have one coming out this year that has smart-burn technology that has a thermostat and a light on the bottom that comes on to tell you when to feed your stove with more wood.” “The old, inexpensive factory wood stoves are going by the wayside,” says Tully.
“People are looking for the high-end, efficient models.” Another change for distributors is a new screen requirement.
We found a contractor in Merrimack to help us meet the demand for the look customers are asking for, and they are letting our customers come down to look at countertop remnants.Besides the safety, people appreciate the fact that in most cases it does benefit them for the resale value of their home.” Whether homeowners opt for gas or wood, they are still often using stone to surround it.