Can a TV and electric fireplace be on the same circuit?

A TV can be placed above an electric fireplace on the same wall as long as the TV doesn’t block the outlet to the heater on the electric fireplace, or be in the way of the heat.

Are there realistic looking electric fireplaces?

As of today, water vapor fireplaces are the most realistic electric fireplaces on the market. They produce 3-Dimensional flame effect and look like real fire, but without any of the mess or danger. Water vapor fireplaces create their realistic fake flames by using water mist and LED lights.

Do electric fireplaces require special wiring?

Most electric fireplaces are ready to use right out of the box; they simply need a standard 3-prong grounded 120-volt outlet with power. If you are hard-wiring a built-in electric fireplace, we recommend using a certified electrician.

How much clearance do you need around an electric fireplace?

Clearance-wise, the front of an electric fireplace needs at least three feet of space away from combustible materials. These include curtains, furniture, bedding, paper, and anything potentially flammable.

What is a built-in electric fireplace?

Built-in electric fireplaces are a type of electric fireplace designed to be more of a permanent solution for your home compared to other types of electric fireplace, such as plug-in electric fireplaces or electric fireplace log sets.

Can you put an electric fireplace with a TV on Wall?

The most ideal types of electric fireplaces for use alongside a TV on the same wall are wall mount electric fireplaces, and plug-in or built-in electric fireplace inserts. Can You Leave An Electric Fireplace On All Night?

Do built-in electric fireplaces need to be directly wired?

Built-in electric fireplaces need to be direct wired into your home electrics, but some can come with included or optional plug kits that allow you to plug them into a standard electrical outlet, instead of having to wire them in.

How realistic are electric fireplace flames?

Each manufacturer and model of electric fireplace will have their own style and realism of flame effects, but most of the electric fireplaces on the market today provide very realistic looking flames and so the choice of unit can come down to preference of type of ember bed and log set, as well as color options for the flames.