Electric fireplaces are not the only ones that are becoming increasingly popular in modern homes. Several people are considering making the switch from traditional wood burning fireplaces and replacing them with the gas type. These type of fireplaces are more efficient on fuel, are easier to maintain, and burn cleaner air.
Installing a gas fireplace is fairly easy and does not require too much work. One of the best things about switching from one kind to the other is finding the perfect gas fireplace mantel that will work well with the model that you have chosen and the room that it is being placed in.
If you are someone who is looking to add character and a unique look to your room than choosing a gas fireplace mantel is something that you will enjoy. These mantels are available in a variety of styles and designs. You do have the option to choose a gas fireplace mantel that is classic and made using the usual wood design.
If your tastes run on the modern side than you should consider a mantel that can be placed in virtually any type of room and anywhere in that room. These are made using various types of materials and in different designs.
Because there is no chimney required in order to use a gas fireplace you have the option of placing it and the mantel of your choice anywhere in your home. In some of the more classic homes people will place these fireplaces in their bedrooms and in some cases their bathrooms.