(Patent #4688548) Price: $49.00
Safety supports are recommended
for fireplaces where the rear wall slants forward requiring
the fireback to be placed in a forward position. Even where
the fireback can lean back against the wall, however, safety
supports help prevent the fireback from tipping forward into
the fire, which can occur when the fire is stoked. In
addition, they raise the fireback for a better view of the
Our unique Safety Support Systems can be installed in
minutes; there are no holes to drill, no bolts to tighten.
We designed the supports to allow the fireback to be set at
any angle against the wall by means of a wedge in the rear
slots of each support. There are three styles of Safety
Supports: S700 - Large Support will raise the fireback 2.5”
in height; S701 - Small Support will raise the fireback 1.5”
in height; S702 - Gas Log Support is for a gas burning
fireplace and will raise the fireback 2.5” in height. Either
the Large Support or the Small Support will hold any
fireback in place. If you have room in the fireplace, we
recommend the higher support (S700) so you can see more of
the design on the fireback.
back wall slants forward, there may be enough depth in
your fireplace so the supports can be brought forward
several inches from the rear wall so that the fireback
can stand straight.
leans forward in this fireplace. If your fireplace is
shallow in depth, the fireback in the supports can be
pushed up against the back wall and the wedges in the
supports maintain its position.