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Adding a fireplace to an interior wall. I love my house and think an indoor fireplace is the only thing lacking. In two story houses choices for placing the fireplace may be more limited but often you can find the 12 to 14 inch space the chimney requires by enclosing a corner of a room or a spare closet. A stone wall adds movement to a room and is also a genius way to conceal damaged drywall or plaster surfaces.
You just need space above to get a chimney up through the roof. This is the only wall it would work interior wall other side is bedroom. If you need help along the way improvenet can connect you for free with up to four fireplace pros in your area.
First we took out a small portion of the hardwood in order to set the marble hearth level with the floor and make the fireplace feel more custom built. I believe it once had a fireplace where a wall that no longer exists was. With the variety of fireplace options available today from traditional wood burning masonry to wall mounted ventless units it would be difficult.
For homeowners considering adding a fireplace to their existing home here are answers to the key questions you need to ask to determine if a fireplace is right for you. I wanted the room to feel light and open and i thought adding a dark marble to white built in bookshelves would separate the wall unit. If you want to add a wood burning fireplace thats not impossible either.
Depending on the type of fireplace some installations may involve clearing out wall space for the unit itself adding the proper ventilation system or running gas lines. My home was built in the 40s and has been renovated and added on to many times. Its also a perfect match for a rustic gathering space.
While the cost of adding a fireplace to an existing home used to be prohibitively expensiverequiring the creation of an exterior stone chimney flue firebox and in many cases floor supports.