Portable Electric Fireplace

A portable electric fireplace is much more attractive than a space heater and most models emit more heat. This unit can be easily moved throughout the home by hand or on wheels. Whether heat is required in the living room, bathroom, or even the kitchen, it can be delivered by this fireplace. People can turn down their thermostats and use this as a supplemental heat source. Occupants will stay warm while the heating bills remain low.

The Townsend electric stove from Brookstone features the classic look of an antique wood stove. This vent-free stove features a realistic flame effect that can be enjoyed with or without heat. The 1,500-watt unit is powerful enough to heat a room up to 400 square feet. It measures just 10 x 16.4 x 21.65 inches and weighs only 9.6 pounds, making it easy for anyone to carry it through the house.

Quartz is the new technology in electric heating. The 23-inch Chimney Free fireplace features infrared quartz heating and a classic cherry wood finish mantel with wheels. The heat output of up to 4,600 BTUs per hour is sufficient for up to 1,000 square-foot rooms. The fireplace plugs into a 110-volt outlet and the included remote control makes temperature adjustment simple. Dimensions are 32 x 12 x 30 inches and the wheels create easy portability.

The Barrington model from Real Flame measures 25.62 x 10.75 x 19.75 inches and weighs 37 pounds. This petite 37-pound unit features casters for easy rolling from one room to the next. With the 1,500-watt firebox, 5,100 BTUs of heat are delivered per hour. This attractive fireplace makes an excellent end table for an armchair. Put a lamp on top of it and store items in the drawer located underneath the firebox. This storage area measures 11.75 x 8 x 3.5 inches, the perfect size for books or magazines.

Comfort Zone sells a cute miniature metal electric fireplace perfect for an RV or tent. It delivers up to 1,200 watts of heat via two heat settings. The flame can be controlled separately via a switch and the carry handle makes it convenient to take this fireplace on the go. High efficiency is delivered by the PTC ceramic heating element and the overheat cut off switch makes safety a top priority.

Strasburg is one portable fireplace offered by Classic Flame. The cherry mantel features attractive detailing including hand-carved accents, a rosette center, and plinth base. As the realistic LED flame pulsates and rolls, the fire appears real. Use the included casters to roll the fireplace through the home, then lock them into place to secure the unit. Dimensions are 31 x 11.5 x 27.25 and this model generates 4,600 BTUs per hour.