Electric Fireplace Heater Tips

HOW TO SAFELY USE AN ELECTRIC FIREPLACE HEATER

Electric fireplaces are great alternative to way to save money on your monthly energy bill.

SO WHAT IS AN ELECTRIC FIREPLACE EXACTLY?

An electric fireplace, or a fireplace heater, is an electric heater that mimics the look of a fireplace.

ELECTRIC FIREPLACE SAFETY TIPS

The good news, is that electrical fireplace safety isn’t as complicated as it is with traditional fireplaces.

MAINTAIN A SAFE DISTANCE

Leave at least three feet of clear space in all directions and never place anything on top of your electric fireplace.

DON'T LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED

Accidents can happen quickly, especially with small kids or animals, so don’t leave either unattended when your electric fireplace is in use.

DON'T TOUCH THE SURFACE

Your best bet is to not touch the fireplace at all when it’s in use.

DON'T LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED

Accidents can happen quickly, especially with small kids or animals, so don’t leave either unattended when your electric fireplace is in use.

UNPLUG THE UNIT WHEN NOT IN USE

Accidents can happen quickly, especially with small kids or animals, so don’t leave either unattended when your electric fireplace is in use.

DON'T LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED

Accidents can happen quickly, especially with small kids or animals, so don’t leave either unattended when your electric fireplace is in use.

DON'T MODIFY THE UNIT

Always consult the owner’s manual when problems come up.

MAKE SURE YOUR ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS ARE SAFE

Never plug your electric fireplace heater into an outlet you suspect is unsafe. Also, never use a cord or plug that is frayed or damaged.

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