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Install an Electric Fireplace

Replace a wood-burning fireplace with a decorative, energy-efficient electric hearth.

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Materials

  • 2x4 boards
  • wood shims
  • construction adhesive
  • wood putty
  • wood screws
  • trim screws
  • triangular corner blocks

Tools

  • circular saw
  • tape measure
  • level
  • drill driver
  • drill bits
  • masonry bit
  • countersink bit
  • cold chisel
  • hammer

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