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Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak

Written by Gary Stinson. Posted in Infrared Electric Heaters, Infrared Quartz Heaters

A fireplace is the type of element that everyone wants in their home. There's something very cozy about being able to see the fire and not simply feeling the heat come from a futuristic electrical device. Furthermore, mantels are always a nice spot for decorations. However, not everybody has space nor the budget to build a fireplace in their home. Luckily for us, there are devices that can inspire that warm and cozy feeling that actual fireplaces give. Furthermore, if you check out the Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak, you will have the possibility of moving your fireplace anywhere in your home. Main features Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel costs $269.99. Moreover, it comes fully assembled and ready to heat. It is a supplemental source of heat, best suited for rooms up to 100 square feet. In order to provide heat, the unit uses 3 infrared quartz heating elements. Using only 1500 W (as much as a hair dryer) this heater puts out 5200 BTU per hour. Depending on how cold the area where you live is, this heater can help you save money by allowing you to turn down the thermostat or it can simply increase the heat levels in drafty rooms where central heating systems have no chance. The unit does a great job providing instant heat and distributing that heat evenly throughout a room. This heater also comes with a very precise digital thermostat with a 62-82 degrees F temperature range. However, if you want to buy a cheaper Duraflame heater, the brand has available another model, namely the Duraflame Livingston, which can be purchased at the price of $129.99 and that will surely surprise you with its many helpful features. Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Energy efficiency This system's energy efficiency depends on how you use it. Unfortunately, this unit is not that powerful in order to be used as the main source of heat in a room, but it does a great job as a supplemental heat source. Our advice is to only use the heater when you are in a chilly room and you don't want to turn the thermostat up and heat the entire house. Other than that, the only energy saving feature that this unit comes with is the all LED technology which ensures the flame effect. Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Design This heater may not do a lot for your utility bills, but it will definitely add a touch of style and elegance to any room. The unit does not just feature a realistic fireplace, but it also comes with a stylish cabinet that was treated through a multi-step furniture finishing process. The mantel is sealed with a protective lacquer which gives it a rich color but also protects the mantel's surface. The flame effect features brightness settings that allow you to set the mood of a certain room. The quality caster wheels that are concealed within the unit's furniture can roll in any direction. Furthermore, the unit is very easy to move…

Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel

Design - 96%
Features - 87%
Capacity - 86%
Safety - 84%
Energy Efficiency - 62%

83%

VERY GOOD

This Duraflame infrared heater has the advantage of a beautiful design that can be easily incorporated into your interior decor, but it is also very efficient in complementing existing heating sources.

User Rating: 4.9 ( 1 votes)
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A fireplace is the type of element that everyone wants in their home. There’s something very cozy about being able to see the fire and not simply feeling the heat come from a futuristic electrical device. Furthermore, mantels are always a nice spot for decorations. However, not everybody has space nor the budget to build a fireplace in their home. Luckily for us, there are devices that can inspire that warm and cozy feeling that actual fireplaces give. Furthermore, if you check out the Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak, you will have the possibility of moving your fireplace anywhere in your home.

Main features

Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel costs $269.99. Moreover, it comes fully assembled and ready to heat. It is a supplemental source of heat, best suited for rooms up to 100 square feet. In order to provide heat, the unit uses 3 infrared quartz heating elements. Using only 1500 W (as much as a hair dryer) this heater puts out 5200 BTU per hour. Depending on how cold the area where you live is, this heater can help you save money by allowing you to turn down the thermostat or it can simply increase the heat levels in drafty rooms where central heating systems have no chance. The unit does a great job providing instant heat and distributing that heat evenly throughout a room. This heater also comes with a very precise digital thermostat with a 62-82 degrees F temperature range. However, if you want to buy a cheaper Duraflame heater, the brand has available another model, namely the Duraflame Livingston, which can be purchased at the price of $129.99 and that will surely surprise you with its many helpful features.

Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture

Energy efficiency

This system’s energy efficiency depends on how you use it. Unfortunately, this unit is not that powerful in order to be used as the main source of heat in a room, but it does a great job as a supplemental heat source. Our advice is to only use the heater when you are in a chilly room and you don’t want to turn the thermostat up and heat the entire house. Other than that, the only energy saving feature that this unit comes with is the all LED technology which ensures the flame effect.

Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture

Design

This heater may not do a lot for your utility bills, but it will definitely add a touch of style and elegance to any room. The unit does not just feature a realistic fireplace, but it also comes with a stylish cabinet that was treated through a multi-step furniture finishing process. The mantel is sealed with a protective lacquer which gives it a rich color but also protects the mantel’s surface. The flame effect features brightness settings that allow you to set the mood of a certain room. The quality caster wheels that are concealed within the unit’s furniture can roll in any direction. Furthermore, the unit is very easy to move around since it weights 49.7 pounds and has the following dimensions: 20 x 15 x 22 inches.

Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak Picture

Safety concerns

If you worry that infrared heaters can be a safety hazard, you should know that the Duraflame Infrared Rolling Mantel in Premium Oak is completely safe. It stays cool to the touch so it is 100% safe to have around children and pets. Furthermore, it produces a moist heat that does not lower the oxygen levels in a room nor does it dry the air. It uses no ignition flame and it does not release any toxic byproducts. The unit also has a safety cut off feature

Durability

It is a very sturdy unit, designed to last many years. The InfraRed heating elements have a lifetime of over 20,000 hours. The warranty for this product can vary depending on the place from where you buy it. Some suppliers only offer a 30-day warranty but if you do a little digging around, you can find suppliers that offer a one-year limited warranty for this unit.

Ease of use

This unit is designed in order to be as easy to use as possible. It comes with a user-friendly remote control that allows you to control the temperature maintained by the heater. Furthermore, the unit also features an easy to read LED display. Last but not least, for added convenience, the unit is equipped with a digital thermostat as well as with an auto timing function that allows you to program the unit to run continuously for a time period between three minutes and nine hours.