Flare Fireplaces Basic Framing Clearances Clearances for your Flare Fireplace are paramount for the safe, long-term, sustainability of your fireplace & fireplace enclosure. Our fireplaces are remarkably efficient, so creating a safe distance from combustible materials is most important. Also, the clearance specifications are very important, so we are providing a basic guide to use
Flare-FF-50 vent calculation example based on the manual: Vent path from Survey: 3 ft up from the fireplace 45 elbow 1ft 45 elbow up 15 ft vertical up Vertical cap Y vertical calculation A – First Flue length = 3 = 3 ft B – Vertical
The pebbles size will vary and are approximately 2 - 3 inches. See below picture for a better perspective of the pebbles. The stones size will vary and are approximately 1 1/2" - 3".
Flare Fireplaces recommends using 3 feet of vertical run before any bend or turn. In some install scenarios it is possible to use less than 3 feet. Please contact Flare Fireplaces support team for vent path review and approval (free service) when wanting to use less than 3 feet.