Duraflame DFI-5010-01Infrared Quartz Electric Fireplace Stove

With 5200 BTU, this large electric fireplace by Duraflame can heat up to 1000 square feet. It features a 3D flame effect for the most realistic look, while it can be controlled from a distance using a remote controller. With an adjustable thermostat for more control on the temperature, this could be the best electric fireplace for heat out there. What’s great about it is that it features a dual mode, meaning you can enjoy the flame effect without turning on the heat. Most importantly, this electric fireplace is cold to touch even when it’s on. Therefore, it is safe for use around children and pets, which is why it is the best rated electric fireplace.

best electric fireplace


  • 3D Flame Effect
  • Remote Control
  • Heats up to 1000 square feet
  • Adjustable thermostat
  • Cool to touch
  • Safe plug – prevents overheating
  • Zone heating – energy efficient
  • 5200 BTU


  • Realistic flame effect
  • Heats well
  • More temperature control
  • Flame effect without the heat
  • Cool to touch
  • Doesn’t dry out the air
  • Prevents overheating
  • Zone heating available


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