A corner gas fireplace is a convenient way for anyone who wants a fireplace to be able to have one, even if they live in an apartment or don’t have an area they can install a traditional fireplace. The most common on-traditional fireplaces are those that are electric and those that are gas-powered. The two are very different by nature. Additionally, a corner fireplace is generally compact enough to fit into any room as long as you have some spare space.
Just because they are not the style of fireplace that is traditionally thought of doesn’t mean they do not come in classic and elegant styles. Many models of corner gas fireplace are made to look as classy as what is normally considered a fireplace, and they tend to be just as durable as well. models made of wood and marble are available and are just as classic as ever, while ones made of plastic are also sold for a more affordable price. Whichever you choose does not matter: they all look fantastic in any sitting or living room. They can even go well in a bedroom if you so choose.
Gas-powered fireplaces have two distinct advantages over those that are electric and just need to be plugged in. The first of which is the fire display, which electric fireplace models distinctly lack. Electric models tend to have either stand-still glowing logs or fake logs with fabric made to look like burning fire. These are decent enough to look at, but there is no replacing the look for a real burning flame. A corner gas fireplace does have that real flame, though it is not from burning logs. Much like a grill or a gas stove, there is a burner that can be turned on or off at your convenience. This provides real flame, at any time.
Corner fireplaces in general tend to be smaller than those that are meant to sit in the middle of a wall. As such, they are better in more crowded rooms or those with a great deal of furniture. If there is not a great deal of furniture in the room you are intending to have it installed in, it does leave a good amount of space open for you to add other things. It is also a unique conversation piece as corner fireplace models have yet to really boom. Many of your regular guests might have never seen one before.
All in all, this type of fireplace is a good investment in heating and aesthetics. They do not require power like electric models do, and there is no clean up or maintenance that is usually required with traditional fireplaces. What’s more is that a corner gas fireplace will do wonders for a room’s decor, and make whatever room you install it into a unique part of your home.