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How to Install a Marble Hearth and Wooden Fireplace Surround

Follow these steps to refresh your fireplace with a marble hearth and wooden fire surround.

Excerpted from Do It Yourself Home Improvement

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Use Level to Ensure Uprights are Plumb
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Position Legs

Position the upright, using a level to get it plumb. Don’t worry about getting mortar on the wall—it will be covered by the surround—but make sure you keep the marble clean. Check that the two legs are level, then allow the mortar to set.



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