Electric fireplaces help to provide the look and atmosphere of having a real fire in your home without many of the downsides.

Electric fireplaces don’t have a real flame, and so many components don’t need to be non-combustible like those found in wood burning fireplaces or stoves.

So what are electric fireplaces made of?

The main parts found in electric fireplaces are typically made of plastic or metal. The bodies of electric fireplaces are generally made from metal or plastic, while the logs are typically made from plastic.

I have electric fireplaces in my home that I use regularly to provide heat and to make the room feel cozy.