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Old 10-26-2014, 09:46 PM   #1
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How do I remove the brick fireplace hearth without damaging the face?


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I have a brick fireplace in our master that I want to update. I want to stucco the face which seems pretty easy and remove the brick fireplace hearth and replace it with tile or marble.

what do I use to remove the brick hearth?

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Hi,
I have a brick fireplace in our master that I want to update. I want to stucco the face which seems pretty easy and remove the brick fireplace hearth and replace it with tile or marble.

what do I use to remove the brick hearth?

Thanks
Why remove it? Cover it with tile if that's your intended desire.
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I would prefer a flush surface.
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Hi,
I have a brick fireplace in our master that I want to update. I want to stucco the face which seems pretty easy and remove the brick fireplace hearth and replace it with tile or marble.

what do I use to remove the brick hearth?

Thanks
Use a hammer and a brick chisel.
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