Fixing Options for Oak Mantels

The installation of your oak mantel or fireplace beam is a very common question.  The short answer is that it depends on type of structural wall you are attaching it to.  Oak mantels are supported in a number of ways and the four main choices are listed below.  Ultimately it is the responsibility of the installer to ensure the oak mantel is fitted properly and in accordance with HETAS regulations.

FIXING KITS

FIXING KITS

A unique way of fixing your beam using invisible fixings

CORBELS

CORBELS

Choose between individual or fixed corbels

PEGGED

PEGGED

A quick method of fixing your oak beam

OTHER

OTHER

An alternative for those experienced DIYers