Tag Archives: electric fireplaces

Electric Fireplaces that look like Woodstoves

When the cold weather hits in our area, everyone is eager for the warmth of a fireplace. For those clients who aren’t renovating, it’s the time of year when we get more requests for electric fireplaces that look like woodstoves. They are compact and self-contained, which means that they can be placed just about anywhere […]

Fireplaces & TVs: 4 Things You’re Doing Wrong

Fireplaces & TVs Putting fireplaces & TVs together has become the norm. We hear about it all the time in our fireplace showroom. In fact, it’s so common that the most popular fireplaces are those that are most like TV’s in size and shape. Having the TV above or near the fireplace has its challenges, so we’ve put […]

Can electric fireplaces be repaired?

Can electric fireplaces be repaired? In our Toronto-area showroom, we get at least a few calls a month with this question. As with many questions we receive, it depends on the fireplace and the issue that needs repair. Can electric fireplaces be repaired if they are outside of warranty? Branded electric fireplaces, like the ones […]

The Ins and Outs of Wall-mounted Fireplaces: 5 Things to Consider

Wall-mounted electric fireplaces are an increasingly popular option, especially for those people who prefer a more contemporary interior. If you are considering a wall-mounted fireplace for your home or condo, there are several decisions you will need to make before selecting the right fireplace for your space:   Do you want to cut into the […]

Are electric fireplaces expensive to operate?

Are electric fireplaces expensive to operate? Of all the misconceptions about electric fireplaces, this is the most confusing for many people. In our part of the world, most homes are now heated with natural gas. Homeowners have been told for years that it is much more energy-efficient and economical to heat their homes with natural […]