Quality Craft Espresso 26” Traditional Electric Fireplace Review

Description
Quality Craft is known for its low-priced electric fireplace models. It continues this trend with the 26-inch traditional fireplace in espresso. This $130 unit features minimalist styling that makes it suitable for different decors. Design features include column-style sides, a small hearth, and a half circle upper surround with a small wooden accent. The espresso simulated wood veneer finish is rich and glossy. Heat a 340 square-foot room for just pennies an hour with this attractive fireplace.

Details
Dimensions of the Quality Craft Espresso 26” electric traditional fireplace are 26 x 8.25 x 34 inches and product weight is 43.2 pounds.
The Quality Craft Espresso 26” electric traditional fireplace includes:
• Classically designed 26” electric fireplace
• Simulated wood veneer surround and mantel
• Espresso finish
• Flame and logs look realistic
• 3,850 BTUs
• 1,250 watts
• Thermostat knob
• Heats up to 340 square-foot room
• Operate with or without the heater
• Safety overhead protection
• Touch up paint

Pros
• Simple classic design looks nice in a variety of rooms
• Effectively warms a small area
• Taller than most fireplaces within this price range
• Low price
• Overheating safety feature

Cons
• Heater grill becomes hot when heat function is operating
• Small bubbles under finish (quality flaw)
• Assembly required
• Some reports of glass rattling due to heater vibration

Features
The Quality Craft Espresso 26” electric traditional fireplace is the perfect size to heat a small bathroom or enclosed porch. Adjust the thermostat to make a 340 square-foot room more comfortable or use without heat to enjoy the realistic flame. This unit is taller than other similarly priced models, giving it more prominence within a room. The wood veneer mantel and surround feature a classic design and a deep espresso finish, resulting in a low-priced electric fireplace with an attractive appearance.