Electric fireplaces have been tremendously popular these days- owing to the comfort people attain while sitting around them and the cozy feeling is not to mention! The flames have a warming feeling, which is just perfect for happy occasions. The embers crackling and stories surrounding the fireplace make them an ideal yet traditional choice.
“The home is the empire! There is no peace more delightful than one’s own fireplace.”
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
These are easy to install and don’t involve the challenges of gas units and wood pose. Also, their cost-efficiency helps in outdoing the hassle of a gas line running or repairing an out-of-fashion wood burning fireplace. All you have to do is plug the 110-volt standard unit into the wall outlet. Many of these electric fireplaces come with built-in heaters that rate up to 5000 BTU- while the convenient design options provide numerous opportunities for installation.
Can’t wait to know which all electric fireplaces are available to your residue, and knowing which ones are the most realistic? Well, let’s get rolling:
- Wall Mount Electric Fireplaces:
These types of fireplaces are easy and convenient to install, which you can hang on a wall or build in an integration. Plug these units into a standard household electrical outlet with 110 volts, and have a small-sized heater in it. The recessed element when building up the electric fireplaces protrudes a few inches into its heating element. This vents out to circulate heat in either the top or bottom direction. The wall mounts electric fireplaces are available in diverse sizes and have explicit features. Also, you can choose from options like remote control operation, several colors, and backlight LED lighting. The users can enjoy these fireplaces all round the year, whether it comes with or without the heater, and also have varying flame intensities.
- Electric Fireplace Inserts:
These inserts have come into being for putting to the already present fireplaces. You can replicate the wood-burning fireplace without involving yourself in the hassle of cleaning up and initiating the traditional fireplace. Their purpose is to reproduce the burning wood and recreate the fire burning look. Ensure checking the size before ordering an electric fireplace insert so that it fits aptly. These fireplace inserts are such great types that you no longer have to worry about having a fireplace since you can pre-insert them in a mantel.
- Electric Fireplace Mantels:
The fireplace mantel comes with two major components- a vent-free firebox, the one that has a realistic flame, and a separate mantel, which has a firebox. Plug this fireplace into a 120- volt standard outlet. There are diverse mantels available, some of which come as media consoles while others can be in numerous colors and finishes. You can also choose a fireplace that has a shelf for additional storage like the one for spotting your television.
Log sets, stoves, built-in fireplace are some more options that you can choose from. The contemporary fireplaces are the best heating solutions-all thanks to installation options and the ease of operation without venting. You can have the modern supply of heat in your favorite living space or your study in a cost-effective manner. This mix of classic and contemporary designs work in creating one of the best focal points- a much better alternative than gas and wood fireplaces.