To assess practicality of the fireplace, we can judge it through its function. Its purpose is same as the classic wood fireplace and so is its function. It produces the same amount of heat as wood powered fire, eliminating the risk of flying sparks, smoke and other risks. These electric units generate no smoke and therefore don't require ventilation. There is no need of getting a chimney built or a duct system.
It is the dream of many homeowners who live in flats and condominiums to have one installed in their places. This style can fit any contemporary environmental setting. If you want to have a modern fireplace installed in your place, you can search online for various collections of this fire appliance. The beauty of this design is its versatility in blending with modern interior decoration. There are contemporary versions of fireplaces made of timber and wood, marble and limestone.