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For the direct venting system cut a hole in a wall thats the size of the wall pass through that came with the stove then frame the edges of the hole with lumber. Run electrical power to fireplace and install a duplex receptacle. To install a gas fireplace start by setting the fireplace on a platform and install the exhaust piping at the top or back of the stove.
Remove existing chimney cap and damper from top of chimney.