Although he and his wife were lucky enough to already have a fireplace, the position was awkward. So, ebanul and his dad tore down that structure, and two years later, they built a stone wall and installed a gorgeous Napoleon LHD50 double-sided firebox. They were even able to mount a flat screen television, modernizing the entire living space. And it looks like other users like the look, too: im_jeremy5 said "As a journeyman mason I have to say good job on the stonework. Most homeowners butcher it. It's beautiful."
The user did have a little help from a roofer to make sure there weren't any leaks, and of course his wife, who added decorative accents for ambiance. Click through the slideshow to see the step-by-step process and be sure to head over to Reddit for more information.
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