If you are planning on installing a fireplace in your home, business, apartment, and or condo but are not sure where you should start, you should consider electric fireplaces from Portable Fireplace. Consider the below questions, if your answer to any of them is yes, purchasing an electric fireplace may be the best option for you.
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Global warming has made everyone more aware of how and what they use natural energy for. People worldwide are seeking environmentally friendly energy options when possible. One of the easiest and best ways to “go green” with one’s lifestyle is by making your home as energy efficient as possible. One of the easiest ways to make your home energy efficient is by controlling what you use to heat and cool your home.
There are three reasons why you should consider purchasing an eco-friendly electric fireplace heater.
Human history has been intimately intertwined with fire since our birth. The discovery of fire has been fundamental to the success of our species. So how did we get from cavemen marveling at a tree set on fire after being struck by lightning to modern electric fireplaces that warm homes at the touch of a button?
The question of whether or not electric fireplaces are actually efficient is one that many people are asking. Obviously, there’s a host of other benefits that are apparent when choosing this type of fireplace to incorporate into the home. It’s the efficiency of the unit that has people really intrigued.
Staying warm can be done efficiently, affordably and with a little ambiance through the use of an electric fireplace. It is a common misconception that electric fireplaces do not generate heat; most models produce about 5,000 BTU’s of heat, while others can produce up to 10,000 BTU’s. While this is not enough to heat an entire house, it will allow the thermostat to be turned down, which allows heat to be generated and enjoyed in the room most often occupied.
An electric fireplace is comparable to an electric heater but has more style and flair. The heating element is called an electric resistor, which allows electric current to be converted from electric energy into heat energy. The heating element warms up automatically once the fireplace is plugged in, providing instant warmth.
Portable Electric Fireplaces are becoming a hot commodity. Homeowners, renters, and business professionals are choosing electric fireplaces because they are cost-effective, sophisticated, and mobile. An energy efficient electric fireplace provides heat at a low cost and adds style to any room. RV and mobile homeowners are now investing in electric fireplaces to take on the road for many reasons. Electric fireplaces are great for tight spaces, have no-installation options, and are safe. No-installation options allow for use of electric fireplaces in the vehicle or outdoors—this is great for campers who are safety-conscious or eco-friendly. These fireplaces do not require ventilation and have no fire hazards, perfect for on the road. Electric fireplaces also do not require fuel; they plug into an electric outlet. There are also electric fireplaces that can be installed and mounted in the RV or mobile home which can accommodate most spaces.
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Are you considering adding a fireplace to your home or office? If so, energy efficient electric fireplaces are great add-ons and may be right for you. These fireplaces are strikingly attractive, safe, and simple to use. Although there is no actual flame, electric fireplaces display realistic flames and embers. Electric fireplaces meet UL standards and have added heat that is controlled by thermostat. These fireplaces plug into electric outlets and are easily mounted, which provides a sophisticated look without complicated installation and high costs. Because these fireplaces use electric outlets, you can place it anywhere you desire. An electric fireplace is the perfect choice for those who are looking to modernize a space or want a unique and economical source of heat during the winter. Electric fireplaces allow owners to heat up occupied rooms to cut costs of heating the entire house. These fireplaces are also great for those who rent or have restricted space.
Electric Fireplaces are available in a wide range of styles and finishes. What makes them truly unique and convenient is their contemporary fuel source; they can operate with just electricity and feature an operating cost of about ten cents per hour at optimal heat settings. They are eco friendly in that they do not consume natural raw fuel and convenient and portable in that they can be simply unplugged and relocated from room to room with ease. Did we mention that they turn on and off with the click of a button from a convenient remote control? The electric fireplace below is a Dimplex brand entertainment center fireplace that features shelf space for storage of your electronics and a modern minimalistic design.
Modern Fireplaces are the latest craze in the fireplace industry with many different styles and selections to choose from. The most popular types are the new bio ethanol fuel fireplaces as they offer clean burning with zero smell and are eco-friendly. A modern fireplace can be a simple decorative piece and or an intricate design that will be sure to beautify any dining table and or lounge area for entertainment purposes. Modern fireplaces do burn with real fire so it is important to keep them in a safe location where children will not be able to access and or interact with them.
Electric fireplaces are technologically advanced and have been improved over the last decade by large brand names such as Dimplex and Classic Flame. Electric Fireplaces feature pulsating embers, glowing logs, and 3-D fire effects, they have become so realistic that often times guests and friends are easily fooled by their appearance and believe that they are indeed real fireplaces. Electric Fireplace Stoves incorporate the same advanced heating technology and instead fuse old world beauty and ambiance.