How do you create a larger fireplace rebate or recess?As creative fireplaces has been fireplace industry for over 20 years manufacturing bespoke made-to-measure marble fireplace surrounds. Over the years we find that the majority of our customers find very difficult to understand what fireplace rebate they require suit the existing or new insert electric or gas fire. We is comprised simple guide below to help you through understanding what fireplace rebate or recess you require to accommodate your specific application:
What is a fireplace rebate?
Fireplace rebate is the allowance within a fire surround to recess a fire. The fireplace rebate is the distance from the back of the wall to the front of the back panel. In order to accommodate a fire you will need to know the recess requirements for your existing/new fire and the available space you have within your chimney or cavity. The recess depth required for your fire will be clearly indicated on your user manual as can be seen diagram.