Masonry Fireplaces
Fire box lined with refractory firebrick, backed with common brick and enclosed in a common brick wall. Includes fireplace throat and smoke chamber. Overall height of the fireplace and throat is 5'. Chimney (flue) is made from common brick and a flue liner. Including lintels, damper and 12" thick reinforced concrete foundation. For more on masonry fireplaces, see National Concrete & Masonry Estimator, http://CraftsmanSiteLicense.com.
  30" wide x 29" high x 16" deep fire box B9@39.7 LS 648.00 1,290.00 1,938.00
  36" wide x 29" high x 16" deep fire box B9@43.5 LS 683.00 1,410.00 2,093.00
  42" wide x 32" high x 16" deep fire box B9@48.3 LS 755.00 1,570.00 2,325.00
  48" wide x 32" high x 18" deep fire box B9@52.8 LS 830.00 1,710.00 2,540.00
  12" x 12" chimney to 12' high B9@9.50 LS 383.00 308.00 691.00
  Add for higher chimney, per LF B9@1.30 LF 52.30 42.20 94.50
  Add for 8" x 10" ash cleanout door B9@.500 SF 20.80 16.20 37.00
  Add for combustion air inlet kit B9@.750 SF 31.30 24.40 55.70
  Add for common brick veneer interior face B9@.451 SF 4.79 14.60 19.39
  Add for rubble or cobble stone veneer face B9@.480 SF 13.10 15.60 28.70
  Add for limestone veneer face or hearth B9@.451 SF 24.80 14.60 39.40
  Add for 1-1/4" marble face or hearth B9@.451 SF 37.20 14.60 51.80
  Add for modern design 11" x 77" pine mantel B1@3.81 Ea 734.00 127.00 861.00
  Add for gas valve, log lighter and key PM@.750 Ea 84.50 32.00 116.50
Angle iron (lintel support), lengths 25" to 96"
  3" x 3" x 3/16" B9@.167 LF 5.99 5.42 11.41
Ash drops, cast iron top, galvanized container [view picture]
  16-3/4" x 12-1/2" x 8" B9@.750 Ea 98.00 24.40 122.40
Ash dumps, cast iron [view picture]
  5-3/8" x 9-1/2" overall B9@.500 Ea 9.50 16.20 25.70
  5-3/8" x 9-1/2" overall, vented B9@.500 Ea 48.80 16.20 65.00
Chimney anchors, per pair
  48" x 1-1/2" x 3/16" — Pr 14.90 — 14.90
  72" x 1-1/2" x 3/16" — Pr 19.70 — 19.70
Cleanout doors, cast iron, overall dimensions [view picture]
  8" wide x 8" high B9@.500 Ea 27.90 16.20 44.10
  11" wide x 17-1/2" high B9@.500 Ea 63.20 16.20 79.40
  15-1/2" wide x 15-1/2" high B9@.500 Ea 96.20 16.20 112.40
Dampers for single opening firebox, heavy steel with rockwool insulation [view picture]
  14" high, 25" to 30" wide, 10" deep, 25 lbs B9@1.33 Ea 68.50 43.20 111.70
  14" high, 36" wide, 10" deep, 31 lbs B9@1.33 Ea 74.20 43.20 117.40
  14" high, 42" wide, 10" deep, 38 lbs B9@1.33 Ea 90.80 43.20 134.00
  14" high, 48" wide, 10" deep, 43 lbs B9@1.75 Ea 117.00 56.80 173.80
  16" high, 54" wide, 13" deep, 66 lbs B9@2.50 Ea 201.00 81.20 282.20
  16" high, 60" wide, 13" deep, 74 lbs B9@2.50 Ea 242.00 81.20 323.20
  16" high, 72" wide, 13" deep, 87 lbs B9@2.50 Ea 291.00 81.20 372.20
Dampers for multiple opening or corner opening firebox, high capacity, steel downdraft shelf support
  35" wide B9@1.33 Ea 281.00 43.20 324.20
  41" wide B9@1.33 Ea 320.00 43.20 363.20
  47" wide B9@1.75 Ea 411.00 56.80 467.80
Chimney-top dampers, with cable to the firebox and handle mount, aluminum, by flue size
  8" x 8" B9@1.33 Ea 172.00 43.20 215.20
  8" x 13" B9@1.33 Ea 175.00 43.20 218.20
  8" x 17" B9@1.33 Ea 188.00 43.20 231.20
  13" x 13" B9@1.75 Ea 180.00 56.80 236.80
  13" x 17" B9@2.50 Ea 210.00 81.20 291.20
  17" x 17" B9@2.50 Ea 259.00 81.20 340.20

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