Removing ventless gas fireplace and mantel

Reply

  #1  
Old 12-10-16, 02:13 PM
C
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: USA
Posts: 1
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Removing ventless gas fireplace and mantel

We just bought a house that has come with a vent free gas fireplace and large mantel in the added room. We do not want this fireplace in this room any,ore as we have added a wall heating/air unit. Fireplace was apparently moved from front living to this room while house was being renovated. How hard would it be to remove or who could I contact locally to come remove?

Name:  fp1.jpg
Views: 3672
Size:  29.8 KB

Name:  fp2.jpg
Views: 2520
Size:  39.4 KB
 

Last edited by PJmax; 12-11-16 at 01:39 PM. Reason: reoriented pictures
  #2  
Old 12-11-16, 07:47 AM
J
Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 4,855
Received 83 Votes on 78 Posts
Most are just two pieces, the surround, and the fire box.
Follow the gas line back to the supply, shut off the gas, remove the line and cap or plug off where the line was connected.
In most cases that surround is just sitting against the wall and can be slid straight out.
Once it's gone you can get to fire box.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description: