Electric fireplaces have gained popularity in the past few years
because of two companies' pursuits to raise the bar on the looks of a
flame created with smoke and mirrors. Today's electric fireplaces are
nothing like the spinning lightbulb and tinsel you remember from
yesteryear. 3D flame effects and the ability to have heat or no heat on
demand makes electric fireplaces a viable solution for those that
couldn't otherwise have a fireplace, or for areas that heat isn't a
Very common in today's condominium market, electric fireplaces offer
a very inexpensive way to have a fireplace without the need for gas
lines, chimneys or the hazards of wood burning. The ability to have the
flame effect, without heat makes electric fireplaces perfect for condos
that get used primarily in the summer months.
In the past couple of years, electric fireplaces have really exploded into
the market with high quality designer units. These include wall hanging
contemporary fireplaces, linear fireplaces and units built into
entertainment consoles, perfect for mounting a flat-screen television
Right now, the two companies fighting for the bragging rights of 'Best
Looking Electric Fireplace' are Dimplex and Classic Flame. We
handle both product lines and let you make the decision.
Each has their own patented flame generation technology and a
myriad of design options.