Can I put a TV above my fire?
Q: Can I put a flat screen TV above my fire?
A: Open fronted fires, such
as the Gazco Studio, do not create a particularly hot environment
on the wall above where they are installed. Accordingly, it may be
possible to install a plasma or LCD TV above them as long as the TV
is a minimum distance of 450mm from the top of the fire and you
have checked the TV manufacturer’s installation instructions with
regard to installation and heat proximity.
If in any doubt, it is essential to check with
the TV manufacturer.
You should not put a TV above a glass fronted
fire. Glass fronted fires emit more heat than open
fronted fires and this can damage a TV mounted directly