Masonry Fireplace Insert

It is easy to learn how to install a type of fireplace insert that you wish to use in your home. But there are other methods in which people use these fireplace inserts – but in a more unique way. These people pride themselves on being able to remodel their homes and build new things in it.

One of the most unique types that they try to create themselves is a masonry fireplace insert. Masonry is the term that is used to define the way in which something is being built. When it comes to fireplaces it means that they brick or type of stone that they are using is laid down one by one the old fashioned way.

This is a tedious process – but many people feel that they are more durable and have a much better look to them. These are more often used with traditional fireplace – but are also able to be used with fireplace inserts. The trick is to know where to get your materials and how to get the job done right.


What makes the masonry fireplace insert so great is how unique and beautiful it will look. You are able to choose from a list of materials that include:

  • Brick
  • Stone
  • Marble
  • Granite
  • Travertine
  • Limestone
  • Concrete
  • Tile
  • Glass

You will also need to use the right type of bond that will help them to stick together and is able to dry fast. This gives you the chance to create a new and unique look for your home that is hard to find elsewhere. It also allows you put together a hearth fireplace insert that is as large or small as you want it to be.