As soon as it got crisp this year, I immediately I thought back to last year’s gas bill. Sigh! Our house has two fireplaces–one for the main floor and basement and one of the upstairs. The one upstairs we’ve fixed a few times and it keeps on breaking. We looked at fireplaces in order to avoid the inevitable purchase of a new heater. Although the idea of having a traditional hearth with wood burning was romantic, we chose an electric fireplace because of its convenience and eco-friendliness. In this blog post, we’ll walk you through the journey of how we chose our new electric fireplace, highlighting the key factors that influenced our decision.
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- Aesthetic Appeal
We wanted to make our living room more visually appealing. We wanted to have a fireplace as a focal piece that could add warmth and charm into our home. The chimney is the main feature of our home’s exterior but it does not have a fireplace inside. When we first saw the original house plans we realized that they were designed to…