The main advantage of the electric fireplace is that it provides warmth and at the same time protects the home from the danger of real flames. Here are some of the tips to increase the attractiveness of the fireplace.
The purpose of the logs is to create the ambiance of a natural fire and to produce the flame effect .There are a large variety of log inserts available for electric fireplaces and some models of fireplaces have a crackling sound to enhance the experience. A fake looking log set will not give the beautiful effect which an electric fireplace can generate. The users can replace existing logs with better ones to make it look great. These log sets are available in different prices depending on the features and quality. The realistic crackling logs costs from $400 to $600.
Adding a heater to the existing electric fireplace makes the fire in the fireplace to look like a real fire. Heaters, which switch on and off like space heater, are designed to remain hidden inside the unit. When a heater is combined with realistic crackling logs it will give the ultimate fireplace experience without the fire. An electric fireplace heater costs about $150.
Another way to enhance the ambiance of electric fireplace is to combine it with the accessories like real fireplace screens and tools. These accessories are available in a variety of metals, including wrought iron, brass, antique copper, stainless steel, or even gold toned. These accessories are available to match any decor.
Electric fireplaces makes use of two or more bulbs to create the fire and the bulbs also help to generate enough heat to stay comfortable.