Case Study: Drywall to Stone Fireplace
Before and After
Remove drywall, remove marble tile around insert:
Install cement board.
We've used a sharp knife to cut the sides, top and bottom, then removed the drywall.
Using our HEPA filter wet-dry vac, we keep the room clean at each stage.
The marble is mounted on drywall around the insert.
The marble and drywall are removed.
Cement board is installed.
The new hearth tile is provisionally set, to provide a base height for the stone