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Kane was really patient and very hard working. Went out of his way to help us, Thankyou !!



Liam was so accommodating and helped us take our heater out on short notice! Would recommend!

Electrician to take heater out of fireplace.


Quick, efficient and super friendly, Highly recommend!

Get this fireplace to work


Thanks for the great work. Our tiles loook amazing.

Lay tessellated tiles on base of fireplace.


Phenomenal job. Con left no stone unturned to make sure our wall and hearth looked good. He went the extra mile each and every time. Very kind and punctual. It was a pleasure working with him!

Tiling for a Fireplace


Arrived on time. Did an amazing job. Really nice guy. 5 stars.









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Why book fireplace installation through Airtasker?

There are few things more delightful than cosying up next to your own warm fireplace on a cold night. But before you can do that, you’ll need to organise fireplace installation. There are lots of details that go into making your fireplace safe, functional, and aesthetically pleasing. That’s why fireplace installation is a job best left to someone with plenty of experience (and all the right tools to get it done). So, book a fireplace installation in your area through Airtasker and you’ll be throwing another log on the fire before you know it.

Whether you’re ready to book your very own fireplace installation or get your current fireplace repaired, you’re in the right place. Simply post your task, choose your preferred handyman to do the job, and then get your fireplace installed or serviced at a time that works for you. Whether you're planning to install a gas fireplace, wood burning fireplace, electric fireplace, or an open fireplace, Taskers are here to help get the job done.

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Top Fireplace Installation related questions

Fireplace installation costs range from $118-$390. Fireplace repairs sometimes cost less than this, while major installations requiring extra masonry work often cost more. The type of fireplace you choose can also affect the cost. For example, electric fireplace installation costs are around $2,500. Wood burning fireplaces may cost around $9,500. Specify the details of your task and get a free quote when booking a Tasker for fireplace installation in your area.

Yes. If you’re installing a wood fireplace or wood heater, you’ll need a chimney installed as part of the service. Make sure you confirm this with your technician when you book.

Yes. Gas and electric fireplaces don’t require chimneys as they don’t produce smoke.

While fireplace or wood heater installations in Australia need to comply with Australian Standard AS/NAS 2918, the service is unregulated. So your fireplace installer does not need to have any qualifications in installing fireplaces, although a professional fireplace installer may have completed a unit of study (Install domestic solid fuel burning appliances) if they’re a qualified plumber.

Fireplace installations can take as little as 4 hours for an electric fireplace up to one week for a wood fireplace installation.

This depends on what your priorities are, whether aesthetics, heat, efficiency, or convenience. Wood heaters offer great heating efficiency compared to the alternatives, while a wood fireplace is a classic look, and gas/electric are generally low-maintenance options. Discuss with your Tasker about your fireplace options, so they can provide the best quote for the job.

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What does fireplace installation include?

Fireplace installations include help with any of the steps involved in setting up your fireplace, from choosing your heater to installing your chimney. And fireplace repairs include all sorts of tasks, like fixing a tile, unblocking your chimney, and repairing a door hinge. The exact inclusions will depend on the type of fireplace or heater you choose, but the most common ones are:

Wood fireplace installation

Fireplaces are built into your home’s structure, so the process of installing or repairing a wood fireplace or chimney is often quite involved. Your handyman will build around your fireplace unit, using timber, plasterboard, stone, bricks, and other materials to form the structure. They’ll set up a suitable chimney system based on the airflow and thermal dynamics in your building. They’ll tightly seal this to prevent smoke from coming back inside your home.

Wood heater installation

Your installer will start by positioning your hearth (usually made from brick, ceramic tile, or concrete) to provide a firm, safe base for your wood heater. Next, they’ll install your unit, connecting the flues (inside and outside, on your roof) to carry the smoke outside of your home.

Gas fireplace installation

Once you’ve chosen the best gas fireplace for your space (whether against a wall, built-in, freestanding, or inside your existing fireplace structure), your installer will help organise the gas line connection. If you don’t already have gas service to your place, they’ll arrange the connection or gas bottle delivery. Next, your fireplace installer will assemble all the parts, including the unit and flues. They’ll cut holes to place the flues through the ceiling and roof, ensuring all gaps are tightly sealed to prevent leaks and damage. Then they’ll connect up your gas and test your newly installed fireplace to make sure it works perfectly.

Electric fireplace installation

Your electric fireplace installer will start by plugging in and testing the fireplace to make sure it works. Then they’ll cut a wall opening to fit your fireplace. Next, they’ll connect up the power supply (you may need a licensed electrician for this step). Then it’s time to lift the fireplace unit into the wall opening before securing it into the wall studs with screws. Finally, they’ll install any decorations (like logs) that come with your fireplace and install the front glass panel. 

Recent Fireplace Installation tasks

Help in assembling fireplace -


Rowville VIC, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Need someone to help drill a few a holes and assemble the fireplace. Half of the assembling is already done, jut need help with the other half please don’t offer of your offer is way beyond my budget

Painting for a fireplace niche


Clyde North VIC 3978, Australia

18th Feb 2024

I'm getting a wood frame done for a fireplace. I'm looking for someone to come after fireplace placed and plastering and sanding done. Ready for painting 2000w x 450d x 2700h Cornice needs to be painted. Need paint. Colour Haymes Paint Greyology 1 (Elite Matt 3 Coat ) Cornice: Haymes Paint - Mahercorp white Final look to be something similar to the photo but no niche for tv box. Need the job done between 27th and 29th February

Render a fireplace - make me an offer to do the job


Maudsland QLD 4210, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Need a internal fireplace rendered, not sure on price. Make me an offer

Gas plumber for fireplace installation need compliance certificate


Clyde North VIC 3978, Australia

17th Feb 2024

Looking for qualified, licenced gas plumber to install illusion Luminar 4000 gas log fireplace. Framing will be done without plastering for plumber to install the fireplace and flu . Flu with elbow bend to go through wall (double story). Must have licence and provide compliance certificate. Gas line provisions there as shows on the images

Electrical for TV and Fireplace


Clyde North VIC 3978, Australia

17th Feb 2024

Need an electrician to get electrical fot fireplace and tv and tv data cable Power and isolation switch for fireplace

Wood burning fireplace installed


Medowie NSW, Australia

17th Feb 2024

I have a wood burning fireplace I would like installed

Fireplace Installation


Malvern VIC, Australia

17th Feb 2024

Installation of a new Cheminees Philippe Radiante 747 wood-burning fireplace in a single level house where an old wood-burning fireplace was located. New flues, dektites etc. have also been purchased and are required to be installed, however will be going in same location as the existing flue, however the new flues may be slightly wider, so some alterations may be required. I can assist with the installation.

Remove, dispose fireplace and patch any hole left


Berowra Heights NSW, Australia

17th Feb 2024

We have a fireplace in living room. The chimney was removed so of no use. Need them removed and disposed. Need patch up holes left. Please send quotes - Due date: Flexible

Contractor to remove plaster fireplace and pillars


Cremorne NSW, Australia

4th Feb 2024

I have non structural decorative plaster moulds stuck to concrete walls I would like removed, disposed and patched Note price is just to enable posting, seeking expressions of interest at this stage - Due date: Flexible

Easy to communicate with, had a few surprises with wood structures and ceilings not level but Dennis found a solution even though it took more time

Hang a mirror above fireplace


Northcote VIC, Australia

25th Jan 2024

Hang a mirror above my fireplace. Mirror size is 106cm W x 2.5cm D x 81.5cm H Fireplace is old brick (I believe). I would need the hooks provided - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 25 January 2024

Keep us up to date on arrival time and good outcome

Mount TV using above fireplace


Newtown NSW, Australia

23rd Jan 2024

Mount a TV bracket into brick/stone fireplace. Started the job but drill not powerful enough. Plugs screws and bracket all provided - Due date: Before Friday, 26 January 2024

This guy is a gun! Punctual, professional and friendly.

Affix a MDF Wall Lining Surround to a fire place


North Coogee WA, Australia

22nd Jan 2024

Affix an MDF wall lining surround to existing fire place. We have removed the stone that was there previously and now we want to update with MDF panel. Will need to be cut to size, affixed with batons. We will supply the batons. - Due date: Flexible

Ryan was easy to deal with and did a great job. Highly recommend.

Assemble Freestanding Mantle and Fireplace.


Ormond VIC 3204, Australia

10th Jan 2024

Need someone to assemble brand new, free standing mantle and fireplace asap! Located in Ormond. Might need to cut a quad so it can sit flush with the wall. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 10 January 2024

Amazing! Efficient! Really kind people. Would highly recommend. Thanks guys.

Cut / Circular Saw Brick Fireplace Flush to wall


Malvern VIC, Australia

8th Jan 2024

I need the bricks cut flush to the wall to allow a fireplace to be inserted. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8 January 2024

Thanks for the quote, AAA +++

Carpenter- build in indoor fireplace + balustrade


Runaway Bay QLD, Australia

2nd Jan 2024

Only experienced trades/carpenter pls 1. Build in tv and fireplce against existing wall. frame out and gyprok. 2400mm high x 1500mm wide x 450mm 2. Attach glass balustrade to deck with spigots. 20 panels. Plus thin handrail. 3. Cladding to sides of carport. Approx 6m long each side x 600mm wide. - Due date: Flexible

Prompt reply, turned up on time and did a great job putting up a rear fence screening. Will use Jack again for our next project.

Mounting TV to wall above fireplace


Croydon VIC 3136, Australia

29th Dec 2023

Looking to mount 55inch TV to plaster wall above functional wood heater. Ideally cables hidden. - Due date: Flexible

Great job!! Very happy with tv installation

Remove brick fireplace


Belgrave Heights VIC, Australia

17th Dec 2023

We have a brick fireplace in our living room, I would like it dismantled and the bricks stacked up outside - Due date: Before Friday, 22 December 2023

Josh did a great job, a hipped up on time and got it done quickly

Electrician install a PowerPoint for connecting fireplace into wall.


Valley View SA, Australia

14th Dec 2023

I’m installing an electric fireplace, need electrician to install a plug inside the wall for the fireplace with a safety off switch. Big hole is on the wall so won’t require any cutting up, also, carpenter is on site to patch up wall after electrician is finished. Whole job shouldn’t take more than 30 minutes. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 14 December 2023

Chase did a great job, honest tradie, easy to communicate too, efficient and charged a great price. Would hire him again.



Woollahra NSW, Australia

13th Dec 2023

Safely remove stone fireplace surround and hearth so that it can be reinstalled in a new home. Fixed to gyprock via expoxy. Damage to Gprock not a concern as long as fireplace is not damaged or chipped. Was installed in 3 parts. - Due date: Before Saturday, 16 December 2023

Great to work with

Install fireplace mantel


Malvern VIC, Australia

12th Dec 2023

I need mantle for my fireplace installed. - Due date: Flexible

Ahmad provided excellent advice and is a master at what he does. 5 Stars.