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  1. Building & Construction
    hi I'm building a big outdoor open fireplace for someone, in order to get the smoke to flow up and out the chimney what things do I neeed to consider. I no with it being open from both the front and back that naturaly wind will blow smoke out but I'm hoping not enough that it makes everyone...
  2. Painting
    Hi all, I have an freestanding enamel fireplace (stock internet picture below) made in the 60's or 70's and I'm trying to figure out the best method of painting it. I intend to use this outdoors. There are two issues I am struggling with: 1) What type of paint should I use. Obviously it...
  3. Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    I'm having an outdoor wood-burning fireplace built. The fireplace opening is 43" W x 31" H, although the width dimension tapers back to about 34" W at the back of the firebox. The gentleman who constructed it did not slant the back or build a smoke shelf and chamber, etc. Rather, he used...
  4. Building & Construction
    I have a 25' round pad in my backyard that I am building into an outdoor kitchen/fireplace area. The slab sloaps slightly down towards the fireplace. After a large rainstorm I get around 1/4" - 1/2" puddle on both sides of the hearth. The puddle is around 15" x 24". It disappates as the pad...
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