Category Archives: Fireplace Design

5 Reasons Why you Need to Add an Outdoor Electric Fireplace to your Backyard in 2020

Outdoor In wall mounted electric fireplaces

There’s no question that 2020 will be one for the record books. With the outbreak of COVID-19 and restrictions associated with the worldwide pandemic, we have never spent so much time at home, with only a very close circle for company. As restrictions ease and our social circles expand, we will still be spending more […]

How high should I mount my fireplace?

One of the most frequently asked questions in our showroom is ‘How high should I mount my fireplace?’ As with many things, the answer is ‘It depends.’ One thing that must always be kept in mind, however, is that fireplaces look best when you look down at them; you shouldn’t be looking up at the […]

How big should my fireplace be?

In the world of gas fireplaces, the bigger the fireplace, the bigger the burner. The bigger the burner, the hotter the fireplace. For this reason, there’s a practical limit to ‘How big should my fireplace be?’ With electric fireplaces, the size of the unit doesn’t determine the heat output. Plus, they can be operated with […]

Best 3-sided Electric Fireplaces for 2020

In our Toronto-area showroom, we’ve been getting more frequent requests for 3-sided electric fireplaces. They seem to suit today’s open floor plans, with visible flames from more than one side. In response, electric fireplace manufacturers are working to fill this category with exciting new products. Below is our list of the Best 3-Sided Electric Fireplaces […]

Fireplace Accessories that are functional and stylish

How often do you visit someone’s home, and notice that their wood-burning fireplace is cozy, but not very stylish? As a focal point in the room, the fireplace should reflect the homeowner’s personal style, and set the tone for the space. Fireplace accessories are one way to do just that, but are often overlooked. Here […]