Fireplaces are a must-have accessory at homes, as they make even the severe winters feel beautiful and comfortable.
Traditional fireplaces are the perfect opportunity to curl with your loved ones, sipping a hot cocoa or reading a book. The downside of this is traditional fireplaces is that you will need to spend a lot of time and money on their maintenance.
Alternative to Traditional Fireplaces
If you have kids or pets in your home, then having a traditional fireplace is risky. Debris from the woods can get into the eye, or one can easily touch the flames and hurt themselves. One of the best solutions to this would be fireplaces that run on electricity. These vapor fire systems are not only stylish and trendy, but are also completely safe.
Now you might be wondering how the electric fireplaces would create flames. Well, these fireplaces comprise of a transducer, a water tank, and a small fan. When you fill water into the water tank, the transducer turns the water into mist and the fan blows out the mist giving you the illusion of a fire.
Different Choices you have in Electric Fireplaces
When it comes to electric fireplaces, you can either go in for ethanol (bio ethanol) or a water vapor fire system. These are easy to install without any hassles or obstructions. Depending on your preferences or requirement, you can opt for any of the below:
- Wall mount fireplaces
- Fireplace inserts
- Fireplace mantels
Wall mount fireplaces can be installed directly onto your walls. Fireplace inserts can be fitted into your existing fireplace space and the illusion for the flame can come through the LED bulbs. Fireplace mantels come with a vent free firebox and can be plugged into your power outlet.