These electric fireplaces are built with hidden drawers and secret storage compartments. These units are a great way to conceal your remote controls. Many people also use them to hide valuables inside their home. Admittedly, it is hard to find electric fireplaces with hidden drawers so you won’t find a very wide selection. Here are some solutions.
6 Electric Fireplaces with Secret Storage
1. Wentworth Fireplace Surround with Hidden Drawers
The 72.5” Wentworth Fireplace Surround appears to be a normal fireplace surround at first glance but there’s something hiding between each pillar. This fireplace has dual storage compartments on either side of the fireplace that opens to reveal 3 storage shelves on either side.
Although this is just a surround (no fireplace included), you can purchase an electric fireplace to insert into your existing firebox and install the surround around it. Installing an electric fireplace insert is as simple as sliding the insert into your firebox.
2. Abingdon Mantel Shelf with Hidden Compartment
This beautiful mantel shelf is made out of solid hardwoods. In the center, a hidden drawer slides out to reveal a secret compartment. Nobody would notice this drawer unless you told them. Albeit this is a mantel shelf, it can be purchased in tandem with an electric fireplace to provide the look and functional use that you are looking for.
3. Rutherford Entertainment Center Fireplace with Secret Drawers
The Rutherford Entertainment Center Fireplace has hidden doors built in on either side of the firebox that can store all of your DVDs and other personal items. The fireplace runs on 1,400 watts and produces 4,780 BTU’s of heat per hour! It also comes with a remote control and a 90 day limited warranty on the mantel and a 1 year warranty on the firebox. No venting and no clean up required.
4. Dimplex Jasper Media Console with Hidden Compartment
The Dimplex Jasper Media Console has a hideaway media storage space that conceals your media components. Measuring 48”, the Jasper Media Console offers ample space to hold a large sized television. It also boasts a very high heat output with a heating capacity of over 5,000 BTU’s.
The Jasper Electric Fireplace TV Stand comes with Realogs and gWave technology, a proprietary technology that owned by Dimplex. gWave allows you to control your electric fireplace by waving your hand in front of the fireplace. Learn more about gWave.
5. Dimplex Desmond Media Console Fireplace
The Dimplex Jasper Media Console has a sleek and modern design with a genuine maple veneer. This model has an open space shelf above the firebox where you can place your DVD, Blu-Ray, and game station consoles. To the right is a door that hides other miscellaneous items from sight.
6. ClassicFlame Williamsburg Electric Fireplace
The Williamsburg Electric Fireplace has a secret drawer that pulls out of the upper mantel. It has a smooth glide that fits seamlessly into the design of this ClassicFlame electric fireplace. NOTE: The Williamsburg Electric Fireplace has been discontinued by the manufacturer. It is no longer available to any retailers nationwide.
Where to Find More Electric Fireplaces
Portable Fireplace.com carries all of the top brands like ClassicFlame, Dimplex, Ambella Home, and more. These are all of the electric fireplaces with hidden drawers. If you don’t find one that you like, you may also consider looking at the thousands of electric fireplaces with tv stands. These entertainment center consoles have plenty of space that is hidden behind closed doors.
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