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How to Build a Fireplace Screen from Shutters

By: Jodi Marks

Fireplace screens can be bought, but why not make your own for under $10?

Watch this video to find out how to refinish and hinge three old shutters together to make a beautiful fireplace screen for your home.


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  • Beverly Lerch Says:
    July 15th, 2016 at 1:26 pm

    I like this idea, but it does not help to stop the drafts that dome and go from the fireplace, when not in use. The fireplace needs to be covered with an insulated cover. Insulated magnetic fireplace covers are the answer.

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How to Build a Fireplace Screen from Shutters