ok, i finally found this post.. so i asked yall some questions about a custom build come to find out it was an old existing fireplace in a house being remodled so the project is done now i extended the fireplace walls out put in a new bottom plate, reworked the damper system it was rusted and broke, build a new clean out hatch, fabeb a new log grate and built the custom mantle, outta look awesome when the contractor puts the oak wood on the walls