All of the items above are usually made from steel, brass, bronze and, less commonly, iron. Requirements for special heat resistance are low as no one would ever keep a poker in a burning flame. All the tools are just a part of the interior and mostly perform aesthetic and artistic function. The choice of subjects and manufacturers depends on the owner's willing to arrange an elegant fireplace area.
Electric fireplaces offer several significant advantages over the other types: These electric units are easy to install. They do not require a chimney and therefore can be installed in various rooms even if they don't support wood-burning ventilation. They are light weight and easy to move and so can be used in different rooms as required.