DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Bricks, Masonry and Concrete > Is a hearth mandatory on a fireplace remodel?




Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 06-05-2014, 12:02 AM  
nealtw
Contractor
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Upper Fraser Valley, British Columbia
Posts: 13,845
Liked 1402 Times on 1236 Posts
Likes Given: 2423

Default

looking good


nealtw is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-05-2014, 08:21 AM  
havasu
on permanent vacation
HRT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
havasu's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Southern California, CA
Posts: 3,093
Liked 226 Times on 180 Posts
Likes Given: 85

Default

Thanks. Unfortunately "mama" is not happy with the new configuration, so I'll either be buying a new wrap around sofa, or changing it all back... damn women!


havasu is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-05-2014, 08:35 AM  
Chris
Guru of nothing
HRT_ADMIN.png
 
Chris's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: , Southern California
Posts: 2,171
Liked 371 Times on 275 Posts
Likes Given: 58

Default

Buy the couch.
Chris is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 06:20 PM  
havasu
on permanent vacation
HRT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
havasu's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Southern California, CA
Posts: 3,093
Liked 226 Times on 180 Posts
Likes Given: 85

Default

Today's progress.
06-06-14.jpg  
havasu is offline  
MarkWood Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 06:23 PM  
oldognewtrick
Moderator
HRT_ADMIN.png
 
oldognewtrick's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Nashville, TN
Posts: 7,237
Liked 723 Times on 593 Posts
Likes Given: 231

Default

Nice.......
oldognewtrick is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 07:10 PM  
Chris
Guru of nothing
HRT_ADMIN.png
 
Chris's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: , Southern California
Posts: 2,171
Liked 371 Times on 275 Posts
Likes Given: 58

Default

That's a great APR!

Are you going to put the wiring in the wall?
Chris is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 08:03 PM  
MarkWood
Carpenter/Fabricator
 
MarkWood's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Jefferson, Ga.
Posts: 21
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 42

Default

Nice work!
__________________
Carpenter/Fabricator
MarkWood is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 08:06 PM  
MarkWood
Carpenter/Fabricator
 
MarkWood's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Jefferson, Ga.
Posts: 21
Liked 3 Times on 3 Posts
Likes Given: 42

Default

Not been so lazy here latley huh. Hows that knee holding up to all this work?
__________________
Carpenter/Fabricator
MarkWood is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2014, 10:00 PM  
havasu
on permanent vacation
HRT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
 
havasu's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Southern California, CA
Posts: 3,093
Liked 226 Times on 180 Posts
Likes Given: 85

Default

The knee is really bad right now. Thank the lord that I had a few Oxy's left over.

Yes Chris, I'm burying the wiring in the wall, but wanted to see exactly where the stone finished, so I could do a good job. I also need to build a box to place the DVR, Blue Ray, and other assorted crap needed to run the TV.
havasu is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2014, 07:42 AM  
Chris
Guru of nothing
HRT_ADMIN.png
 
Chris's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: , Southern California
Posts: 2,171
Liked 371 Times on 275 Posts
Likes Given: 58

Default

Build a hollow mantle with an open face and put the devices inside.


Chris is offline  
MarkWood Likes This 
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Fireplace Remodel Ideas hominamad General Home Improvement Discussion 4 04-04-2012 07:21 AM
Painting a hearth footballgirl Painting Forum 2 05-25-2010 08:24 PM
Small foundation for fireplace hearth rickcl Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 3 04-07-2010 10:46 PM
hearth tiles eldie Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 1 08-15-2009 02:28 PM
Mandatory Introduction brianhughes Introductions 2 02-16-2008 08:13 PM

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS