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  1. General DIY Discussions
    This is a unique fireplace to say the least! At first I wanted to remove all of the brick and create a more updated fireplace flush with the wall. My contractor talked me out of that so now the plan is the keep the fireplace intact with a whitewashed coating and some kind of crown moulding...
  2. Insulation
    Our gas log fireplace puts out so much heat that the bottom side of the mantle gets very hot. The previous owners had all wiring for the TV over the fireplace so the TV is mounted there and the wires are hidden under the mantle (it is not solid). I'm concerned about the heat on the wires. Can...
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