A gas fireplace insert warms a home's interior. The black fireplace insert is placed inside a white mantel, in front of a dramatic red wall. The crackling fire and the warm, crimson walls lend a feeling of friendliness to the room.
A close-up photographs depicts a warm, golden fire in a rustic stone fireplace. Screen doors, which are now open, can be closed to contain sparks and embers. Whether fueled by natural gas or by logs, a fireplace makes a room cozy on a cold winter day.
An electric fireplace is essentially an aesthetically-pleasing heater. They can be placed inside existing conventional fireplaces that can no longer be used for open flame.
An electric fireplace is an efficient heater, typically consuming approximately 1.5 kilowatts and heating a 400 square foot room. Electric fireplaces do not require ventilation systems.
Electric fireplaces are more advantageous than conventional fireplaces because they are portable and do not require chimneys. The electric fireplaces do not require any remodeling prior to installation.
A shadowed photograph of a fireplace set into bricks lights up a cold winter's day. The coals and embers glow in the background, warming the air and lending an intimate feeling of friendliness to the room.