Do electric fireplaces use up a lot of electricity?

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  • Although the heat generated is much less than that produced by a wood-burning fireplace, an electric fireplace is an energy-efficient option that is easy to install and gives the cozy ambiance of a real fire to a room -- all without the smoke and soot generated by wood. Electric fireplaces use only about 1,500 watts of electricity.
  • Yes, if you employ an electric fireplace or other elecric heater to heat your home or parts of it, you will notice a significant increase in your electric useage and bill. Depends on the fireplace and what the electric heater that is present in it draws in electricity.

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