What You Need To Know About Electric Fireplaces
The technology of fireplaces has changed quickly over the years making electric fireplaces a great alternative to wood and gas. By removing the burning elements you can still provide heat to your home. Electric fireplaces are wonderful if you need a eye catching wall feature, or if you are in need of a secondary heat source while ensuring safety for family. Find out if an electric fireplace is the right fit for your home or office.
Benefits of an Electric Fireplace
Electric fireplaces are a quick and easy feature to add to a room. Due to the lack of venting and chimney required to install; simply hang on the wall and plug in. Not only are electrics an extremely easy install, but they also provide a remarkable realistic flame appearance. Along with the option to also have no heat come from the unit and use it only as an art type element. Electric fireplaces provide heating for a small room in your home allowing you to zone heat the areas you use most often. Not only do electric fireplaces provide heat, they are a safer alternative as the glass will NOT burn to touch making them perfect for children and animals. All electrics come with a convenient remote control for flame and heat adjustment. They also come with an optional wall thermostat if you prefer. Another alternative with an electric fireplace insert where a mantel is included, for those of you who are interested in heat free electrics, is that you can safely place or mount your TV above it.
Likely to Buy an Electric Fireplace
Electric fireplaces are a much cheaper installation option due to the lack of need for venting and a chimney. The cost as little as 18 cents an hour to operate, making them a much more affordable choice. Electric Fireplaces are great fit for an apartment, condo, or house. They will save space for smaller rooms as it does not take up any floor space. Electrics are a great secondary heating source for smaller rooms as well because they allow you to turn your furnace down. If you are interested in the fireplace as purely a decorative addition for the office, waiting room or home, an electric fireplace is a great choice because of the convenience of just hanging on the wall. As well they require no maintenance or cleaning like other fireplaces would need each year. Not to mention they are completely safe allowing you to live worry free while still enjoying the warmth of the fireplace. If you’re concerned about the eco friendly aspect, all of our electric fireplaces are 100% energy efficient. They are also better for the environment due to the lack of emissions.
Come into C. Bennett and check out our NEW Electric showroom featuring 15 different electric fireplaces. Let one of our experienced salespeople help you find the perfect one for your home.