Electric fireplace inserts are a great alternative to wood or gas inserts. Powered by a standard household outlet and ready to use right out of the box, electric inserts are one of the easiest ways to bring the life back to your old fireplace.
Electric fireplace inserts come in two forms: electric log sets and fireboxes. Electric log sets require no installation at all, simply place the log set inside of you fireplace and plug it in. Electric firebox inserts will require some installation, you can read about it here: How to Install an Electric Fireplace Insert
Benefits of Electric Inserts: Easy installation - No maintenance - No venting required - No smell or smoke to keep your air quality at 100% - Cool to the touch making them safe for kids and pets - Heat up to 400-500 sq.ft. - Can be used without heat for ambiance all year long - Remote control for convenient operation.