The fireplace will add both an atmosphere of warmth and literal warmth on the cooler days. The heater is designed to resemble a classic wood-burning stove and will complement any room decor. It looks good when it is in operation and also when it is turned off. It features realistic-looking logs and a flame effect that is enjoyable and soothing as well as warming. It puts out heat which is ideal for extra warmth while you are reading, knitting or watching television. It operates on electricity so it is very easy to turn on and off. The electric fireplace heater is compact and fits nicely in most living areas for a pleasant effect.