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Roxul fireplace insert around sides behind cover plate surround?

Post in 'The Hearth Room - Wood Stoves and Fireplaces' started by WIT Performance, Dec 23, 2012.

  1. WIT Performance

    WIT Performance New Member

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    I installed my Hearthstone Clydesdale w/ 1/2" liner insulation, Roxul at top of chimney and at bottom with a sheet metal block off plate. Can I add it to the sides of the opening where the cover plate surround is?

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  2. DAKSY

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    You shouldn't need to insulate there if you have the block-off plate. Any gaps where the surround meets your fire place facing material will allow additional heat into the room...

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