Can you put an electric fire under a TV?

Can you put an electric fire under a TV?

Most electric fires are suitable to be placed under a TV as they are 100% energy efficient and the heat comes from the front or the bottom of the fire so your TV will be safe. Choose an electric fireplace that isn’t too small or too big for the TV, they shouldn’t compete for attention.

How far does TV need to be from electric fireplace?

Recommended Space Between the TV and Electric Fireplace In general, for most fireplace models, we advise 8 inches from the top of the fireplace to the mantel, TV or ceiling and 6 inches from the bottom of the fireplace to the floor.

What are the best wall mounted electric fires?

Best Wall Mounted Electric Fires

  1. Wärme Firebox Designer Electric Fireplace.
  2. Endeavour Fires Holbeck Wall Mounted Electric Fire.
  3. Finether Modern Wall Mounted Electric Fireplace Heater.
  4. Endeavour Fires Egton Wall Mounted Electric Fire.
  5. TruFlame Wall Mounted Arched Glass Electric Fire.
  6. FoxHunter Wall Mounted Electric Fire.

Are wall mounted electric fireplaces tacky?

Q – Are electric fireplaces tacky? A- Not anymore! Modern electric fireplaces such as the Regency Skope series are specifically designed to suit any modern home and offer realistic 3-dimensional displays.

Can I leave my electric fireplace on all night?

Yes, it is okay to leave an electric fireplace insert on overnight but it’s best if you turn it off when possible. Although electric fireplaces do not produce any carbon monoxide fumes, its best to turn your electric fireplace off when you leave the room for an extended period of time or plan on catching some zzz’s.

Can you put a TV above an open fire?

Mount Your TV Above an Open-Fireplace In most cases, you should not install electronics above wood-burning stoves or gas fireplaces and inserts because they produce massive amounts of heat. That heat could severely damage your tv or other electronic devices.

Should you hang a TV over a fireplace?

It’s not advisable to mount a TV above a fireplace because excess heat and electronics don’t mix. The area above the fireplace is often warmer than other wall surfaces in your home. The farther the fireplace mantle extends into the room, the more it will deflect heat from the above wall (and TV mounted there).

Are electric wall fires any good?

Electric fires are 100% efficient Electric fires are indeed 100% efficient. This simply means they output the same amount in heat as they take in as electricity. The most modern gas fires are typically around 75% to 85% efficient, meaning some heat loss is expected. Wood burning stoves are typically around the same.

Can you roast marshmallows on electric fireplace?

Appearance: Electrical fireplaces don’t really look like fireplaces. They don’t produce an actual flame. Some may have false flames to create the illusion of a wood fireplace. Enjoyment: You can’t roast marshmallows.

Where to put a TV in a wall mount fireplace?

For wall mount electric fireplaces, the heater may be located either at the top or the bottom of the unit. A TV should therefore be installed on the wall with a sufficient distance away from the heater. Check to see in which direction your electric fireplace directs the heat and install your TV far enough away from the heater accordingly.

What are some popular features for wall mounted electric fireplaces?

What are some popular features for wall mounted electric fireplaces? Some popular features for wall mounted electric fireplaces are adjustable flame colors, flame works with or without heat and adjustable flame brightness.

Where is the heater on an electric fireplace?

While our electric fireplace stove has a heater located underneath, many other types of fireplace will have the heater located towards the top. For electric fireplace inserts the heat will typically be directed out the front of the unit and so installing a TV above an electric fireplace insert shouldn’t be a problem.

Can a fireplace be plugged into a wall?

The unit can be partially or fully recessed into a wall as well as being wall mounted on the surface. This is a direct wire electric fireplace but an optional plug can kit can be bought so that it can be plugged straight into your standard home electrical outlet.