How To Repair Fireplace Hearth Stone
How To Repair Fireplace Hearth Stone – It is dangerous to use the fireplace with hearth in disrepair, it does not do anything to make the home look aesthetically rich over time, stone fireplace hearth to be chipped, cracked, discolored and stained replacement of the whole core can cost a lot of money, especially when you only have to replace the offensive stones this project is one that you can do yourself.
Remove the stones from the fireplace hearth stone can be a challenge, because, you do not want to hurt the stone in the process removal the stone, if it is possible, you need a steady hand to do this. after remove all, then select a stone that fits in the area, you can use more than one way to fill the area changing the orientation of the stone as required, to the fir properly in the stone fireplace hearth
Now you can place new stones Mix thin set as instructed to repair fireplace hearth stone, then applying to the wall with a trowel. Apply glue to back of the stone and press it in place. Use media rated for fireplaces and high heat conditions use an even amount of pressure and hold it in place at least 2 minutes. Now that the stone is attached to the frame, you can finish that by grouting the gaps. You will use the same thin set you did to attach stones to fill in the gaps. Apply it directly over the stones using a trowel. Make sure that the gaps fills up as you smooth the thin set as thin set dries.