For the sake of the safety, the electrical fireplaces are offered as the substitution of the real fireplace. The electrical fireplace does not only function to make the room feels cozy, it is also good as the room decoration. The electrical fireplace replaces the traditional fireplace because it is safer, has less maintenance requirements, and of course does not create the stain on your wall. Among all the electrical fireplaces in the market, here are the basic types of them.
Electric fireplace mantel
The electric fireplace mantel is composed by the two components. They are the vent-free firebox and the separate mantel. The vent-free firebox needs to be plugged into the 120 volt outlet. Additionally, the separate mantel is functioned as the place for the firebox itself. It is offered in various designs. Several designs are also completed with storage or the place for your television.
Wall-mount electric fireplace
There are two models that are offered as the wall-mount electric fireplace. Those are the hung and the installed fireplace. The installation for hung electrical fireplace is easy and the owner will be able to install it manually without the installer form the shops. Meanwhile, to arrange the installed fireplace on the drywall, you need the installer to make sure that the heater is installed well.
Electrical fireplace insert
This kind of electrical fireplace is easy to install. You just need to install it to the existing fireplace. The electrical fireplace insert is completed with the glowing logs using LED. This technology will give the realistic appearance as the traditional fireplace. The installation of the electrical fireplace insert is very easy. You just need to plug them into the 120 volt outlet. You can also use them not even during the winter. It is able to operate whether with or without the heat. During the summer or other seasons, you can use it as the home decoration.
The electrical fireplace is very easy to maintain. You just need to clean the dust regularly. It also requires the low operating cost. The electrical fireplace is also energy-efficient.