Installation
Traditional Wood Mantel Surrounds Installation Instructions
Building your fireplace mantel is a snap! Follow these 5 easy steps and you will be ready to enjoy your new mantel. You will need the following tools and materials to build your mantel: Pencil 2 - 3/4" Lumber Nails 3 - Mounting Boards 3/4" x 2" 8 - Penny Finish Nails Drill Hammer Pencil Phillips Screw Driver Tape Measure Step 1 - Build your Fireplace Mantel Surrounds Carefully unpack the wood mantel from the box and inspect mantel for damage that may have occurred during shipment. If you find damage to any of the fireplace mantel kits, immediately report the damage to MantelsDirect.com. Set the mantel top assembly (breast) with the mantel shelf top on the floor. Unwrap the mantel legs and insert the leg pins into the top assembly holes as shown in...