Electric Fireplaces - Grow In popularity
Electric fireplaces have become more popular recently due to their convenience and increased efficiency. Although wood burning fireplaces may be more efficient than their electric equivalents, the Electric fireplace is far less messy, requiring no external cleaning or care.
Electric fireplaces - Additional Bennefits
Electric fireplaces also give you addition bennefits over traditional fireplaces, if you like the asthetics of a fireplace, but do not want the heat, then an electric fireplace provides the bennefit of having a flame effect produced by electronic / steam / ribbon effetcs that do not need the actual heating element of the fire to be swithe on, this is perfect for summer evenings when temperatures are high enough not to need heat output.
Electric fireplaces - Ease of Installation
Electric fireplaces are the easiest fireplaces to install, no need to worry about gas pipes or and outlet such as a flue or chimney, Electric fireplaces can be free standing and therefore can be placed almost anywhere in the home. All you have to do is plug it in and enjoy the glow of a modern electric fireplace without the need for firewood and troublesome logs or coal pieces that can make such a mess of your home.
Electric Fireplaces - Flame Effects
Electric fireplaces come with different styles and types of flame effect, with real flam effects being seen as more of a standard these days, costs may vary depending on effects and the realism of the flames. Basic Electric fires usually show a flame effect by passing light through a rotating disc that throws the lights in different directions, other models use light and ribbons to emulate flames, whilst the more modern fireplaces (namely the Dimplex cavendish Opti Myst) uses mist and lighting to give a very realistic flame and smoke which needs to be seen to be believed.
Electric Fireplaces - Where to Buy
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