In this article we answer electric fireplace frequently asked questions. Quick and easy answers to common FAQ.
1. What am I getting when I buy an electric fireplace?
There are two main reasons people by electric fireplaces the first is they make excellent decorative focal points and create ambiance and coziness in any room. Who doesn’t love a fire? Watching the flames can be hypnotic relaxation.
The secondary benefit is they can be a supplemental heat source for warming up a room. And, unlike a traditional fireplace, you have direct control over the amount of heat being generated. Control is as simple as flicking a switch on and off.
Whether it is a wall mounted electric fireplace, a portable fireplace or freestanding fireplace, the two major components are a screen and mechanism for producing flame effects and the heater box which provides warmth. [Read more…]