The Top 3 Gorgeous Dimplex Electric Fireplaces

If you are looking for an electric fireplace, Dimplex is the brand of choice. This company is a worldwide leader in the electric heating industry. A member of the $3 billion Glen Dimplex Group headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Dimplex North America Limited sells these fireplaces throughout the U.S. and Canada. Innovations include realistic electric flame technology, patented by this company.

Dimplex offers a wide range of fireplaces and electric stoves, with something in every price range. The most elegant models cost over $2,000 and look extremely realistic. The Opti-myst Rockwell model is one of the most expensive, retailing for about $2,500. It features a 22-inch firebox with realistic fire and smoke effects. With its black mantel and crackled white panels, this unit is perfect for a modern home.

Opti-myst fire is created by an ultra-fine mist of water combined with a 3-D effect. Variable smoke and flame intensity controls allow users to create a personalized atmosphere. The included remote control makes operation easy and silent operation lets people enjoy the benefit of a fire without the noise. The unit measures 52.6 x 16.66 x 42 inches and weighs 211 pounds.

The two-sided Bundle-98 Dimplex electric fireplace features a built-in electric firebox and sells for between $2,200 and $2,350, depending on firebox size, which ranges from 33 to 45 inches. Pulsating resin logs and brick effects create a realistic appearance and the dual-sided look is perfect for two rooms with a common wall. The heat and flame coming from the pulsating resin logs are adjusted manually. Optional features include black glass doors and decorative raised profile trim.

The Newport comes in traditional burnished walnut and walnut styles and features a retail price of about $2,100. It includes a 32-inch firebox with advanced multi-fire technology. Users control ember glow and fade with a remote control and this electric fireplace purifies the air using an integrated air treatment system. A glass bi-fold door kit is included to create a finished look.

The burnished walnut finish features a marble-like cream colored surround, giving it an elegant appearance. A black surround is included with the walnut finish model and both units include hand-finished logs with a natural inner glow as well as pulsating embers. Dimensions of the Newport are 53.2 x 60.4 x 18.6 inches and the fireplace weighs 243 pounds. This and the other models feature a flame that operates with or without heat.

Many people think that electric fireplaces are expensive to operate. In the case of Dimplex products, this is untrue, as most of them cost only pennies per hour, even when both flame and heat are used. Cool-touch glass doors and no emissions or carbon monoxide make these fireplaces preferred by many people.