The fireplaces provides warmth and they can be placed anywhere, which has proper ventilation. There are few different types of fireplaces that can be installed in the basements.
Wood burning Fireplaces:
A traditional wood burning fireplace works by burning wood and it has a chimney for pumping the smoke out from the basement and a wood burning fireplace can be added to the basement in many homes.
Vent less Gel Fireplaces:
Gel fireplaces are a vent less option and they are available in different styles and sizes that match the decor and can be placed anywhere in a room. These are available as Corner, flat wall and center room models. The source for the heat in these fireplaces is replaceable gel canisters.
Electric fireplaces of many sizes, shapes and styles. They are vent less, use electricity to run and are 100 percent efficient. The electrically generated flame looks like a real fire. Corner, wall mounted and portable electric fireplace models are available in the electric fireplaces. They are mostly also portable and can be easily moved from one room to other in a house or apartment. The other advantage is that they need no ventilation like the traditional fireplaces.
Benefits of fireplaces:
- They give the warmth required for the basement.
- Electric fireplaces are inexpensive to install in the basement and they are also Eco friendly because they don’t release the smoke.
- Electric fireplaces are attractive and act as best alternatives to traditional fireplaces.
- Fireplaces not only provide heat for the basement but they can also be used as decorators.