Black Electric Fireplace

There is a black electric fireplace to match every décor, from the traditional to the ultra-modern. If black is the color of choice, a fireplace powered by electricity can be found within any price range. Some online retailers even offer free shipping to sweeten the deal. The fireplaces listed below are just a sampling of the beautiful styles available.

Southern Enterprises offers its Sicilian Harvest black fireplace for about $440. Fluted columns and a center scroll appliqué adorn the traditional black and gold tipped mantel, which can accommodate a 42-inch flat screen television. LED lighting creates the realistic effect of flickering flames with adjustable brightness. In just 24 minutes, the energy efficient electric heater warms a 1,500-cubic foot area. The thermostat can be adjusted on the unit or via the included remote control. This fireplace measures 44.75 x 14 x 40.25 inches.

The Heritage is another black fireplace model from Southern Enterprises. Mantel columns feature an attractive braided trim and the area over the firebox has an arch design. Dimensions of this fireplace are 42 x 13.25 x 42 and retail price is approximately $500. The mantel can support a 42-inch flat screen TV and the included remote control makes it easy to adjust the attractive flickering flame and thermostat.

The Silverton 20-inch black fireplace from Real Flame retails for $550. The wooden mantel is made from solid wood, MDF, and veneer and the flame adjusts from high to low with the included remote control. This model features an attractive gray firebox surround and realistic screen and log set. It measures 48 x 13 x 41 inches and features an adjustable thermostat for the ultimate in comfort. Real Flame also makes a black fireplace and entertainment center combination that sells for under $700 and holds a TV and electronic components.

Dimplex takes fireplace technology to the next level with its $2,000 OptiMyst gloss black electric model. This contemporary style unit features ivory crackle textured accents, a recessed center area, dual offset pilasters, and a smoked glass shelf. The three dimensional flame, shimmering ember bed, and glowing logs create the illusion of both fire and smoke. Fill the water tank to create a fine mist of water that can be controlled along with the flame. Dimensions are 53 x 17 x 42 inches and the firebox measures 25 inches.

The recessed convex wall mount electric fireplace from Dimplex sells for $600 and features a sleek design. Mount it on or within a wall and operate the flames with or without heat. The tempered glass front, coal bed, and realistic looking flames are exquisite. Measuring just 22.75 x 9 x 34.5 inches, this fireplace is the perfect way to enhance a room or hallway without harmful emissions.