With some great help from the folks at The Stove Shop, generous recycling of unwanted tile from other friends, and Tim's DIY hearth tiling, we welcomed our wood stove this week. Below is the chronicle of our wood stove installation. Who knew some peace of mind could be this comforting and pretty?
Toddlers are really handy helpers.
Laying the cement board.
Grouting...I did not envy Tim at this point in the project.
Almost finished hearth
Our new chimney.
Our woodstove!!! Nate calls it the Wood Oven, Syda calls it "HOT!"
(Yes, we are going to finish the hearth. It needs a border around the edges and it'll be done)