Think a fireplace is only for the cooler months? Think again. You can enjoy cheery firelight even on the hottest summer night without roasting out your guests.

How? An electric fireplace that has optional heating. This allows you the ability to turn the heat on and off wherever you want. You can enjoy the realistic look of open flame with no heat any day of the year.

Here are seven no heat electric fireplace options for your consideration.


Large, linear electric fireplace in a marble surround and elevated hearth.

The Dimplex IgniteXL Bold series offers a versatile and immersive fireplace experience with its multi-sided viewing options and patented Multi-Fire XD flame effect technology. Whether you prefer front-facing, corner, or bay installation, this series provides a realistic flame experience with customizable ember and top lighting. 

This unit combines stunning aesthetics with practical functionality. Its multi-function remote control or Flame Connect App allows easy operation of heating, flame effects, lighting, and timer settings. With options to tailor heating preferences and the ability to switch off the heater during warmer months, this fireplace ensures year-round enjoyment. Whether seeking ambiance or supplemental heat, the IgniteXL Bold series delivers a premium fireplace experience with its innovative design and advanced features.

Dimplex IgniteXL Bold



Multi-sided view electric fireplace in a gray surround and hearth.

The Modern Ember Skyline 50-in 3-Sided Wall Mount Electric Fireplace offers contemporary style and customizable warmth. Its sleek digital control panel allows easy adjustment of settings. With Wi-Fi compatibility and voice control options, including Alexa and Google, operation is seamless. The thermostatic heater can warm spaces up to 400 sq. ft., with adjustable flame speed, colors, and brightness for ambiance. 

Whether for supplemental warmth or ambiance, this electric fireplace provides year-round enjoyment with its ability to operate with or without heat. Its intuitive controls and advanced technology make it a stylish and functional addition to modern homes.

Modern Ember Skyline



Colonial style black fireplace surround with electric fireplace and brick firebox.


The Modern Ember Augustine 55-in Black Electric Fireplace Mantel Package blends traditional elegance with modern convenience. Its sturdy MDF construction and spacious mantel shelf provide a stylish platform for displaying décor. The included 28" smart electric fireplace offers versatile control options, including a smartphone app, voice commands with Alexa or Google, or the provided remote.

With an infrared heater capable of warming areas up to 1000 sq ft, users can customize their comfort with adjustable flame speed, brightness, and four flame color options. Or the heat can be turned off for year-round enjoyment. The energy-efficient LED lighting enhances the realism of the flames, while the timer function allows for convenient scheduling of continuous function for 1 to 9 hours.

Modern Ember Augustine



Electric fireplace with stacked stone surround and bricked firebox.


The Country Living Dixson Smart Electric Fireplace Mantel Package offers rustic charm and modern convenience. With its 28-inch electric fireplace insert, enhanced by energy-efficient LED lighting and realistic resin logs, users can customize their ambiance with four flame color options. The infrared heater efficiently warms up to 1000 sq. ft, with adjustable flame speed, brightness, and the flexibility to operate independently of the flames. Easy operation via smart device app, voice control with Alexa or Google, or the included hand-held remote ensures convenience.

Crafted with a beautiful wood mantel shelf and rustic faux stone accents, the Country Living Dixson fireplace mantel package brings traditional elegance to any space. Easy operation via smart device app, voice control with Alexa or Google, or the included hand-held remote ensures convenience.

Country Living Dixson



Electric log set in a brick fireplace with glowing ember bed.


The Dimplex Revillusion 25-In Plug-in Electric Fireplace Log Set offers a stunning flame experience with its Revillusion technology, creating larger, brighter, and more realistic flames. This innovative insert features a resin cast log set and glowing ember bed, illuminated by energy-efficient LED lighting for a smoldering effect. The flames are projected onto a Mirage panel, enhancing visual depth and realism, while additional lighting options highlight the fireplace surroundings.

Equipped with a powerful 5,118 BTU ceramic heater, this electric log set provides supplemental warmth for areas up to 1000 sq. ft., making it an efficient solution for combating winter chill. For year-round enjoyment, users can turn off the heater and simply bask in the soothing glow of the flame effects, creating a cozy ambiance without the hassle of traditional wood-burning fires.

Dimplex Revillusion



Small electric fireplace recessed in a white wall with a wood mantel shelf above and stone bench beneath.


The Redstone Series by Modern Flames introduces a revolutionary built-in electric fireplace featuring Hybrid-FX flame technology, offering a more realistic flame effect with enhanced height and vertical viewing.

The unit's low-energy LED flame technology operates independently from the variable supplemental heater, which can efficiently warm spaces up to 400 sq. ft. Users can set the thermostat to their desired temperature for personalized comfort during colder months or turn it off for the warmer months.

Modern Flames Redstone



Hotel lobby with large linear electric fireplace in a white wall.

The SimpliFire 55-in Forum Outdoor Electric Fireplace transforms outdoor spaces into tranquil retreats, offering mesmerizing flames in four colors through its expansive 55-inch viewing glass. 

Designed for safety and convenience, the Forum fireplace allows for heat-free operation, enabling you to place a TV or artwork directly above. Its user-friendly multi-function remote ensures effortless control, while the self-trimming front simplifies installation. 

SimpliFire Forum

No matter the weather, you can enjoy a no heat electric fireplace any time you want. Add one to your space in winter, spring, summer, or fall.

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