Free-standing electric fireplace




The electric fireplace has become a very trendy item in just a few years. It is increasingly taking pride of place in our interiors. Founded in 2008, Chemin’Arte is a French brand which has established itself as the benchmark for decorative electric fireplaces in France. In order to guide you in your choice, a buying guide is offered to you. For more information, do not hesitate to contact our team.
The free-standing electric fireplace allows you to warm your interior while decorating it and adding character and comfort. It perfectly imitates the classic wood-burning fireplace thanks to its cladding and its flame effects created by LED lighting. The electric fireplace to install is efficient in its heating power and consumes less than gas or wood heating. The electric fireplace ispractical, easyto use and requires no maintenance or monitoring. In addition to all this, it is economical and ecological. Find the perfect electric fireplace for your home by reading our buying guide:

How does a free-standing electric fireplace work?

A floor-standing electric fireplace creates the illusion of a real traditional fireplace with a real fire, but in reality works entirely electric, reproducing the flames with a LED lighting and also guaranteeing a consistent heating solution. The first advantage of an electric fireplace covers two aspects: visual and decorative. The free-standing electric fireplace uses a LED lighting system. The fireplace is therefore very realistic with its flames and logs. Optional sparks and crackles are also present on some models. The play of light creating the flames makes the illusion perfect, and the cladding of the electric fireplace perfectly imitates that of the traditional one. This electric fireplace makes your home warm, comfortable and friendly. Several models exist, allowing you to match the aesthetic of your electric fireplace to that of your interior decoration. Another strong point, the free-standing electric fireplace offers an efficient heating solution with very efficient heating power. Its operation is simple: cold air enters a thermal convector and passes through an electrical resistance, which creates heat, then it exits the device, dispersing throughout the room using a fan. No real fire is present in an electric fireplace, so no risk of burns or fire is possible. The cladding or glass of a built-in electric fireplace is absolutely not heated. Thanks to this electric heating, you can enjoy all the advantages of a traditional fireplace, avoiding its disadvantages: no need for wood, cleaning, maintenance or monitoring.

How to install a free-standing electric fireplace?

Comment installer une cheminée électrique à poser ?
A floor-standing electric fireplace is very easy to install. It is designed to be placed on the ground. So you just need to find a location suited to its size, style and heating power. You can easily install your free-standing electric fireplace yourself. On the other hand, you have to think about air circulation around it, but there is no need for a chimney flue since no smoke or soot is released. However, it is imperative to place your electric fireplace near a electrical power supply in order to be able to plug it into an electrical outlet and make it work. We advise you to keep your electric fireplace away from other electrical or electronic devices to avoid damage. Free-standing electric fireplaces are particularly simple and practical to install.

What are the different types of electric fireplaces to install?

There are several types of electric fireplaces to install, it all depends on your needs and desires. Indeed, they are available in several shapes, styles, textures, colors, and with many accessories, options and decorations. Your choice can be made according to the space that you wish to arrange in order to integrate your electric fireplace, but also the surface to be heated which will determine the heating power necessary. The models are varied, which will allow you to find the perfect electric fireplace for your interior and your decoration. Free-standing electric fireplaces are elegant and minimalist suitable for a modern, classic or vintage style.
Nomadic electric fireplaces are a type of free-standing electric fireplace that can be placed anywhere in a home. This device is very simple to install. Different designs exist ranging from vintage to modern. It is easily movable anywhere, in addition to being very decorative. We can also offer you our range of wall-mounted electric fireplaces and, in the same family, our large electric fireplaces. There are also built-in electric fireplaces.

What is the consumption of a built-in electric fireplace?

Quelle est la consommation d’une cheminée électrique à poser ?
The consumption of a free-standing electric fireplace is minimal. Indeed, LED lighting and electric heating consume almost nothing. A free-standing electric fireplace has a heating power of between 1,000 and 2,000 W, quickly heating a room of more than 30 m². To give a telling example, a device with a heating power of 3 kW consumes 3 kWh. Currently, the price of electricity is €0.1,765 per kilowatt-hour, so heating a 30 m² room costs 50 cents per hour. It is important to specify that the electric fireplace is very respectful of the environment, unlike wood fireplaces which release carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, gases dangerous for our health and for our planet .

What are the options and decorations for a free-standing electric fireplace?

Options et décorations pour une cheminée électrique à poser
An electric fireplace brings character and a touch of conviviality to your interior, without adding that it allows you to heat it. The electric fireplaces to stand are very realistic with their covering and theirflame effectsproduced by a play of light with LED lighting. There are different designs and styles that can blend in perfectly with your house or apartment. You can also choose your electric fireplace from several colors. Without forgetting the accessories to enrich it, such as logs, a bed of embers or even small pebbles intended to perfect the illusion. Our fireplaces are equipped with several features, such as the digital thermostat and timer, to adjust the temperature and set a usage time. They can also be accompanied by a remote control to make your adjustments remotely. You can find free-standing electric fireplaces equipped with LEDs on the side, used to add warm and pleasant lighting. On some models, it is possible to adjust the intensity of the flames and different effects, such as the 3D flame screen technique. In short, a free-standing electric fireplace offers: lighting, flame effects, heating, accessories and several features. It can obviously be tailor-made according to your tastes and your interior. Do not hesitate to consult our article on the different types of fireplaces to find the perfect electric fireplace for your project: