Antique Fireplace Restoration – Part 2
Receipt of Josh`s Bedroom Cast Iron Fireplace for restoration. The fireplace surround was covered in layers of paint with missing shelf. The Insert did not match the surround opening size. The Insert was missing bars grate and damper isolation from the chimney space.Bedroom Victorian Fireplace Restored.
1. Shot blast to remove paint and add a shelf to surround.
2. Weld on an extension piece to match the surround opening.
3. Add bars with log holders and an ash cover.
4. Add a Chimney damper plate to isolate the chimney closed. (This fireplace is for decorative)
5. finally apply a Rust Inhibitor coating and finish in an antique black using grate polish. Read more
Restored Master Bedroom Cast Iron Victorian Fireplace.
1. Shot Blast to Remove paint
2. Weld fireplace together and apply high strength joint compound sanding to match together.
3. Fit ash cover and fabricate a metal back ready made to cradle a Bio Ethanol high spec fire.
4. Apply a rust inhibitor and finish in an antique finish using grate polish.
5. Remote Control Fire Efficiency at 100% – Hand Held Remote Control – Output: 2 700 W (9 000 BTU) – Capacity of the tank: 2,25 L (0,6 Gal) – Consumption: 0,4 liter/hour (0,11 Gal/hour) – CO² detector – Combustion block heat detector – Safety bin heat detector – Burner levels detector – Fuel tank high and low levels detectors, with visual and audible alarms on the LCD screen – Accelerometer (seismic and tilt detector)
Master Sitting Room Cast Iron Fireplace for restoration. The fireplace was covered in layers of paint with missing shelf and damaged fire back. It was also missing an ash cover
Restored Will`s Bedroom Cast Iron Restored Victorian Fireplace. 1. Cut top of fireplace to even the broken cast piece. weld corner to match. Grind and fit shelf. 2. Shot blast to remove paint. 3. Add bar set and ash cover. Fit a fabricated metal fire back isolated against chimney (use is decorative). 4. Apply a rust inhibitor coating and finish in an Antique traditional black using grate polish.
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