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Old March 9th 09, 05:56 PM posted to uk.d-i-y
Steve Firth Steve Firth is offline
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Default Tiled Hearth - How to Build?

Arthur 51 wrote:

Hi all.
I fancy using slate tiles for a hearth and back.
So it would be 4 x 30cm square tiles for a 1.2m length hearth
but how should I build up the height to the usual hearth depth?

One of ours is a hearth constructed with a brick core and then tiled -
in our case with heavy terracotta "pammets". No idea what's under the