Home electric fireplace allows you to make the house cozy and comfortable. It is not always convenient for residents of a city apartment to keep an open hearth at home, since this requires additional costs. A great alternative, which are electric fireplaces with the effect of a living flame, does not imply the installation of a chimney and the presence of special conditions. Unlike these appliances, electric fireplaces do not require special care, since the fire in them is not real, but represents a flame imitation.
The difference between the device for heating the rooms, which is an electric fireplace, from fan heaters or heaters such as radiators is the ability to switch the device into different modes of operation. With the heating mode switched off, the flame tongue of the electric fireplace in the interior of the living room can also delight the eye, creating a cosiness in the room. To install such a device will require a minimum of time. The electric fireplace is easy to operate and maintain.
The elegant and laconic decoration of the electric fireplace complements the whole picture of the interior.
In the living room fireplace with flame imitation performs not only a decorative function. In the cold season, it heats the room.
Stylish electric fireplace for a cozy hall. The upper panel of the mantel panel also serves as a shelf.
In this article, read:
- 1 How does the device work?
- 1.1 How to make an electric fireplace with your own hands?
- 2 How to choose the device?
- 3 You can make a portal for an electronic fireplace with your own hands. Video
- 4 Electric fireplace in the design of the interiors of country houses and apartments
How does the device work?
Built-in device does not take up much space in the room, so to save space in the room on the market you can buy and built-in fireplaces. Any models work silently, filling the room with a soft and even flow of air, which spreads evenly and everywhere. Electric fireplaces with the effect of a living flame have an adjustment of the operating modes, which is determined by the needs of its owner.
Angled electric fireplaces allow also to adjust not only the heating temperature, on and the game of flame. The electric fireplace with a flame effect looks fascinating thanks to an incredibly realistic kind of fire. The corner electric fireplace is also able to create harmony in any interior. Any premise of an apartment or a country house can be equipped with a wall-mounted electric fireplace, which is characterized by all the same functions.
The panel for the electronic fireplace is made of solid wood. A perfect addition to the classic interior.
A stylish electric fireplace for a modern interior is a functional and attractive detail.
When arranging living quarters, it is not necessary to buy expensive elite fireplaces: you can make the device yourself. The fireplace, located in a special portal, which can serve as a non-functioning appliance, a niche in the wall or a special design, is the main part of the electric fireplace in the interior. The view of a separately installed hearth will resemble a fire. A variety of models of hearth fireplaces presented on the market will make it possible to choose the most suitable instrument having a classical style or any other, for example, a more daring high-tech.
The portal of the electric fireplace in the interior is a frame made of wood, stone or other material, which depends on the preferences of the owner of the device. The hearth and portal of the device in the aggregate should form a harmonious and complete ensemble. If there is a desire, then it is possible to make fireplaces with the effect of living fire independently. First you need to determine the type and dimensions of the device, as well as the place where the electric fireplace in the interior will be located.
Design project using a fireplace in the Art Nouveau style. Simulating the flame will help the owners of the house and their guests relax before the electric fireplace on a cold winter evening.
Elegant design of an electric fireplace organically fits into the interior of the guest room.
How to make an electric fire with your own hands?
Prepare the following necessary tools and materials:
- Electrical part.
- A hammer.
- Shears for metal.
To produce the pedestal of the portal of electric fireplaces for an apartment, an unnecessary countertop made of MDF can be useful. It should be covered with a protective layer that can tolerate high temperatures and not be susceptible to moisture.
While engaging in the installation of an electric fireplace, the dimensions should be carefully calculated, since it must be remembered that the pedestal of the device must have an area that is larger than the portal.
An unusual design idea for a fireplace using natural stone.
Design project for a small country house lounge. The panel for the electronic fireplace is made of wood and natural stone.
A large electric fireplace is part of the heating system at home. The aesthetic appearance looks harmoniously in the modern interior.
Having made the marking, guides are attached to it, created from a metal profile. Next, the finished frame is clad with plasterboard. All joints should be puttied, reinforcing each corner with a perforated corner. Then the whole surface is primed and completely plastered. Further it is necessary to make ventilation holes in the furnace body.
In order to beautifully decorate the resulting portal, you will need to prepare stones, VD-paint, plaster relief or other types of decorative materials for decoration. After carrying out all necessary communications, it will remain to connect the electric fireplace in the interior of the living room to the power supply.
The electric fireplace in the country style makes the room cozy and family-warm.
The eclectic living room with notes of the "industrial" loft is decorated with electric fire.
How to choose the device?
On the market there is a large range of electric fireplaces, the manufacturers of which are the companies that are leading in the production of electric fireplaces - Dimplex and Electrolux. Choosing a corner fireplace or the usual one is best of these brands. It is important to know some of the features associated with the quality heating of electric fireplaces in the interior of the room.
It is necessary to give an adequate assessment of the condition of the wiring. If it is unsatisfactory, then during operation of the fireplace, all appliances with high power consumption should be disconnected from the mains. Use electric fireplaces in the interior of the apartment for the intended purpose should be for heating the room, in which for every 10 m2 The area of the room requires an instrument power of at least 1 kW.
A large electric fireplace, simulating the burning of a flame, brings into the atmosphere romantic trends.
A spacious hall with a soft carpet and a fireplace is ideal for meeting guests at home.
The functionality of the electric fireplace in the interior of Dimplex is limited, since there is no temperature regulator. The brightness of the flame is not regulated at the same time, and the material for making fireplace portals is MDF. Functionality that the electric fireplace from the Electrolux manufacturer has is quite wide, as the products are equipped with devices for thermoregulation. Prices for Electrolux fireplaces are low.
The work of the electric fireplace in the interior can have a sound accompaniment, i.e. the cracking of burning firewood and other functions that bring such appliances closer to real wood burning to the maximum extent possible. In the set of decorative sets can be included brush, poker, tongs and other elements that create coziness in the house.
Living room in the house of the artist in Spain.
Elegant design of an electric fireplace in the interior of a small living room, as an option for additional heating.
Noble red and black - a classic combination for any interior.