To give you an insight about electric fireplace reviews of 2017, first you need to know some history about the best electric fireplace products. Living in one of the coldest countries of the world is not only joint stiffening but also body aching. Almost majority of the homes in North America are centrally heated. Long before heat was ever available, a timeless tradition of furniture had been around; a fire place.
Fire places have been around for a while now, and ever since have a strong presence in our hearts and… houses alike. Fire places provide an area of complete peace and serenity. In addition to the warmth they provide, fire places are majestic to look at and provide a visual stimulant of relaxation and calmness.
While the traditional wood burning fireplaces have been phased out of modern houses, due to dangers with wood, smoke and fire of course. Houses being built new and refurbished are being converted with Electric Fire Places. Not only are they more environment friendly, but also less physically demanding. It’s an excellent way to give your house the charm and aesthetics of a beautiful fireplace.
This list consists of the best fire places available in the market today. A brief introduction with associated pros and cons of each will be followed for a consistent standard of the review. A final conclusion will be followed, for the best among the list based on performance, usage and price and associated factors.
Best Self-regulating Heat Fireplace : Claremont Convertible Media
The Claremont convertible fireplace is a great treat for enthusiast wanting to enjoy media and a fireplace through one package. The fireplace consist of remote control adjusts thermostat, timer, logs, and flames separately. It can be used with or without the heat. Has life like flames, burning and amber, with dynamic effects for light fluctuation for more authentic aesthetics, classic brick layout with long life and efficient LED’s.
Most Customizable Fireplace : ClassicFlame 47II100GRG Felicity 47″ Wall Mounted Infrared
The second last product in our lineup is, the Felicity 47″ wall mounted infrared quartz electric fireplace. It is a great product that lets you eliminate the use of gas line and vents, while still maintaining modest heat levels in the vicinity. The Felicity can be hung as wall decor, mounted in a wall or can also stand independently using the custom display stand, included in the box.
Most Durable Fireplace : Elkmont Electric Fireplace
Next in line is from a very reputable company Southern Enterprises. The Elkmont electric fireplace is a beautiful rustic design. Having a stunning Salem antique oak color. It is great symbol of character and style. The wood grain is intricately designed with fine details, adding age distressing; through worm holes and marks of imperfection to attain maximum natural aesthetics. Tone in dark earth. Slate style surrounding stunning arched patterns.
Easy Installable Fireplace : Calvert Carved Electric
Reaching to the end of our list, next comes in line. A fire place which is not only very elegant but also designed in a very floral manner. The fireplace has a rich espresso theme. Consisting of bold fluted columns on either side of the main place. Giving it height and greater volume.
Ideal Choice For Contemporary Homes : ClassicFlame 36EB111-GRC 36″
Next in line on our list is the ClassicFlame built in electric fireplace, which is a contemporary themed fireplace. Made for a more modern look, the built-in fireplace is an ideal choice for contemporary homes, which are limited on floor space and area. It provides the ambience of a real gas base fireplace, with LED gas burning effect.
Electric Fireplace With Best Heater Performance : Sicilian Harvest
Our next fire place is the Sicilian Harvest, which is a very elegant and ivory colored fireplace. It gives your home a very cozy appeal that enhances the mood and perception. It contains fluted columns on each side and a graceful scroll applique. It makes sure, to get your guests eyes rolling.
Easily Adjustable Fireplace : Cartwright Convertible
The Cartwright fireplace, features a deep espresso based hue finish with wood grain characteristics. Earth toned tiles arching over the firebox. The fireplace consist of sleek columns. It can be fitted against any flat or corner surface with ease.
Most Luxurious Style Fireplace : Narita Media
The Narita electric fireplace is a modern and contemporary styled fireplace. It features a luxurious style with a glazed pine finish. The internal firebox is framed with lattice cabinets with adjustable shelves. Wormholes are added to the wood to add aesthetic character.
Best Real Flame Electric Fireplace : Real Flame 8020E-CO Crawford
The Real Flame electric fireplace is an exclusive slim series product. It has a mounting depth of only 9.5. Contains classically trimmed and fluted columns to provide a realistically well-built look. The fireplace is made from Solid Wood and veneered MDF construction.
Best With Collapsible Panel : SEI Carrington Convertible
Best With Collapsible Panel
The last on our 2017 list of the top 10 electric fire places is the Southern Enterprises, Carrington Convertible fireplace. It is a dark earth-tone, featuring faux-slate tiles that surrounds the main firebox on the black fireplace mantel. It gives an aesthetically unbeatable look. The fireplace has rounded columns on either side of the firebox, which are topped by square tiles.