fireplace and chimney


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Old 03-10-12, 03:45 PM
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fireplace and chimney

can you remove a fireplace completely without affecting the structure of the chimney? we just bought a house and it has a fireplace in the living room it is connected to an outside wall. would like to remove it and later connect a wood stove to it.
 
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Old 03-11-12, 04:10 AM
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While you can probably remove the fireplace part that is in the room it would be better to either use an insert or even cover the opening with a steel plate having a hole to accept stove pipe.
 
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Old 03-24-12, 08:51 PM
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Insert or hearth mount stove
 
 

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