Find the Best Electric Fireplace for Your Space

An electric fireplace can upgrade almost any room in your home. However, it can be difficult to determine the best fireplace for your installation given the sheer number of fireplace options available.

If you’ve just started researching electric fireplaces, be sure to check out our guide on How to Shop for an Electric Fireplace before you dive into this article. That article will give you more information on topics like installation considerations and terminology, so you can be an informed buyer.

For everyone else, we’ve put together this guide to showcase some of the premium products available on our site. Here are our top electric fireplace picks for 2022.

Our Favorite Electric Fireplaces

The Best Wall Mount Electric Fireplace

Napoleon NEFLxxCHD Alluravision Deep Depth Linear Electric Fireplace

Wall mount electric fireplaces are great for those looking for an easy way to add the ambiance of a fireplace without a lot of hassle. The Napoleon Alluravision is a great example of what’s possible with a wall-mounted fireplace.

Featuring a mix of traditional and contemporary styles, premium LED lighting, and an integrated heater, the Alluravision works well in almost any space. This unit also offers added multiple installation options, meaning you can recess this fireplace for a cleaner appearance if you choose.

The Best Built-In Electric Fireplace

Dimplex VF2927L Opti-V Solo Electric Fireplace, 30-Inch

When it comes to realism, few electric fireplaces can match the impressiveness of the Dimplex Opti-V. In fact, this fireplace is realistic enough to fool many viewers into thinking it’s a real wood fire at first glance. Premium LED technology, integrated audio effects and superior craftsmanship come together in this unit to create what is arguably the best electric fireplace on the market.

Dimplex is one of the leaders in electric fireplace technology, so be sure to check out their complete collection of electric fireplaces to see what’s possible for your space.

The Best Electric Fireplace Insert

Dimplex RBF30-INS Revillusion Electric Fireplace Insert with Herringbone Backer, 30-Inches

Electric fireplace inserts are a great way to transform an old and outdated hearth space. For this installation, it’s tough to go wrong with a Dimplex Revillusion unit. Dimplex’s Revillusion flame technology and the distinctive design of the Mirage flame panel ensure this fireplace becomes the focal point of any room it’s installed in.

Dimplex Revillusion fireplaces are available in multiple sizes and designs to help you find the best option for your space.

The Best Electric Fireplace Mantel Package

GreatCo HTG-W White Heritage Cabinet with Electric Fireplace Insert

If you have adequate floor space, a mantel package is an easy way to completely transform the look of your room. These units take the guesswork out of buying your electric fireplace insert while adding additional style on their own.

The GreatCo Heritage Cabinet with Electric Fireplace offers a great option for those looking to add one of these fireplaces to their space. With its simple white design, this mantel easily integrates into many interior designs, while the included electric fireplace offers a realistic flame pattern and cozy heating capability.

The Best Freestanding Electric Fireplace

Sierra Flame by Amantii E50-NA Freestand Series Cast Iron 50-Inch Electric Fireplace with Logs

Wood-burning stoves offer timeless charm with a look that never goes out of style. However, not everyone can incorporate one of these units into their home. In these situations, a freestanding electric fireplace can make an excellent choice.

The Sierra Flame Freestand Series Cast Iron Electric Fireplace offers all the charm of a wood stove with none of the hassle. Real cast iron construction, an advanced flame design and zone heating capability combine for a truly impressive electric stove option. If your space and budget allow, consider upgrading to the larger model.

The Best Outdoor Electric Fireplace

Amantii SYM-60-BESPOKE Symmetry Series Bespoke 60-Inch Built-In Electric Fireplace with Remote & Media

Creating a cozy living space around a fireplace doesn't have to be limited to the indoors. With products like the Amantii Bespoke electric fireplace, you can create an inviting outdoor atmosphere, as well.

This fireplace can immediately upgrade your patio space with its smart enclosed design and stainless steel cover to protect the unit when it’s not in use. With different media options available, you can also customize the exact ambiance you want to suit your backyard.

See More Fireplaces from Our Top Brands

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Get Help from a Fireplace Expert

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