As burning season approaches, many homeowners already have it in their fall checklist to have their chimney inspected and cleaned. Of course, this includes prospective homeowners as well. A fireplace is never more appealing than when home shoppers walk through crisp, cool air on their way from the car to their next home tour. Many [...]
Before we can install a hearth for the fireplace, the floor must be properly prepared. In this video, we will be making the needed floor supports from the basement. This is the third of four videos regarding the Ahrens Fireplace.
When bricks start falling apart, it is necessary to remove them. However, when only one brick needs to be replaced, we use what we call the “cut and plug” removal method. This video will show you how we remove individual bricks.