A modern fireplace can be categorized as such because of the latest technology that facilitates its operation. A natural wood burning fireplace can be converted into a modern type ignited by natural gas, propane or electricity. There are also modern eco-friendly ventless fireplaces fueled by bio-ethanol which do not have any smoke emission. Bio-ethanol combustion produces heat together with a tiny amount of water vapor and steam. This method eliminates the need for a chimney or flue. Technologically advanced features and futuristic design make up a modern fireplace.
The fireplaces have become advanced and modern, in terms of both design and performance. Modern fireplaces have multiple functions such as the warming of the room with eco-friendly fuel, and because of their great design, can also be used as the focal point of the room. If you want to draw attention to a room without a piece of art, but still add style and functionality, consider a modern fireplace.