Have you heard the traditional saying “Home is where the heart is”? It actually comes from the original saying “Home is where the hearth is”.
This is not surprising, because the fireplace has traditionally been the place that families used to gather around.
Today though, the TV and the home movie theater and entertainment centers in our homes are overtaking this function. And other forms of heating are much more preferred than fire, especially in the city.
But with a faux fireplace TV stand, you will be able to stick to the old traditions and yet follow the latest lifestyle tendencies. These stands can accommodate your TV and other electronics, and at the same time project a faux fire, and emit heat to keep you warm and cozy.
The ChimneyFree Walker Cherry is the top-rated TV stand with an integrated electrically powered fireplace for this year.
But read on to find out more about it as well as more about our other top picks in our list of the best 10 electric fireplace TV stands for 2020.
If you are into classic furniture, you will instantly fall in love with the ChimneyFree Walker Cherry electric fireplace TV stand and entertainment center.
It has a large 25-inch electric firebox and its infrared heater can produce heat sufficient to warm up large rooms of up to 1,000 square feet.
Thanks to the unique SpectraFire Plus flame technology you and your guests will get the feeling of actually sitting beside a real fireplace.
The dimensions of this gorgeous stand are 31.75 (H) x 59.9 (W) x 19.5 (D) inches. The design is traditional with simple lines, an arched base, and tiered molding. The cherry finish gives the plug-in fireplace TV stand an incredibly chic and high-end look.
The entertainment center has a wide base that will accommodate TVs which are up to 60 inches wide, and the center shelves can accommodate your Blue-ray player, cable box and gaming consoles.
The two side cabinets can be used for storing your gaming or Blu-ray movie collections, or to place decorative items on display.
The faux flames look completely lifelike, and you get an option of choosing between 5 different flame colors, 5 flame speeds, and 5 brightness levels, so you can customize your fire in accordance with your current mood.
Thanks to the infrared heating technology, your room will become nice and warm very quickly and more importantly – the air inside will not dry out but will retain its natural humidity. This is especially important for people with allergies and respiratory problems.
The stand is easy to assemble and is a freestanding unit, so all you will need to do is plug it in a power outlet. It comes with a useful remote control, so you can adjust the flames, as well as the heat levels, from anywhere in the room.
The stand itself doesn’t heat up, so it is safe to touch and is also safe for your TV and other devices on top of it or in it.
You can still turn on the faux fireplace without the heating function, so you can enjoy a beautiful fire in your room even when it is scorching hot outside.
Overall, this ChimneyFree Walker electric fireplace media stand is one of the best options on the market if you are after a more traditional style, and if you want to add a beautiful and versatile item to your home décor.
This luxurious electrically powered fireplace TV stand is a must for all of you who want the very best for your modern home. The Dimplex electric fireplace entertainment center is a work of art, which will become the centerpiece and a conversation starter when you entertain guests.
It features a perfectly realistic and yet safe and easy to maintain Multi-Fire XD electrical fireplace with real logs. The heater has a timer and a ComfortSaver patented heating system for the maximum heat output for quick and efficient warming. You can control the temperature level via the remote control and the innovative gWave gesture recognition technology.
You can enjoy the life-like hearth even in the summer, by running the fireplace without the heating turned on. The intensity, size, and colors of the faux fire can be adjusted from a calm and moody one to a vibrant and pulsing feel.
The dimensions of the stand are 50 (H) x 11 (D) x 65 1/2 (W) inches, and the firebox is 24 (H) x 9 (D) x 33 (W) inches.
Both the mantel itself and the firebox are sold with a 1-year warranty.
Overall, the Dimplex stand is one of the best looking and multi-functional electric fireplace TV stands available in 2020.
Best budget-friendly option
The Ameriwood Home Manchester Electric Fireplace TV stand is the best bang for the buck for 2020. It is reasonably priced and is very stylish and well built.
Its modern and sleek design will look great in your living room or other space.
The fireplace and TV stand is made of MDF and particleboard. The fireplace itself is made of metal with a diagonal of 23 inches.
Thanks to the sturdiness and the large size of the mantel, you can safely place a flat TV of up to 70 inches in width. The TV stand will hold a weight of up to 135 lbs.
On each side of the electric fireplace, there are a couple of large volume open shelves, where you can store your books, Blu-ray or DVD collection, or anything else you want. Two of the shelves are adjustable and can support a weight of up to 20 lbs. The other two are fixed and will hold a weight of up to 30 lbs. each.
You can adjust the temperature, the brightness and set the timer for the electric fireplace via the included remote control.
Thanks to the special AltraFlame technology, the LED lights used for lighting the fireplace will last for up to 50,000 hours of use.
The heater has the power to heat up a room of up to 400 square feet at temperature levels ranging from 64 to 82 degrees.
In warmer days, you can still enjoy watching the flames, without using the heating option.
The assembled size of the entire TV stand and fireplace is 27.94 (H) x 65.19 (W) x 19.81 (D) inches. It weighs 120 lbs. and will require at least two adults for safe and proper assembly.
You can buy the Manchester Electric Fireplace TV stand in black, white or grey color options.
In conclusion, we must say that this contemporary designed fireplace and TV stand is very aesthetically pleasing. It is also strongly built and can fit a large-sized TV of up to 70 inches in width.
It is also quite affordable for the value offered, so it is most definitely one of the best deals on the market for 2020.
The rest of the best TV stands with electric fireplaces for 2020
For those of you shopping for a plug-in fireplace TV stand suitable for TVs sized 50 inches or smaller, we strongly suggest that you consider buying this amazing Ameriwood Home Chicago TV stand.
This multifunctional electric faux fireplace TV stand has a beautiful dove gray finish but is also available in black, espresso, rustic gray or natural wood colors, so you will find one which will best suit your other furniture.
The TV stand can hold a flat TV of up to 50 inches, and a weight of up to 70 lbs.
It is made of top quality MDF and laminated particleboard and has a top open shelf (capacity of up to 30 lbs.) which is divided into compartments where you can place your cable box, blue ray player or game console. It also has 2 spacey side cabinets with glass doors with two additional shelves each (up to 20 lbs.) for books, DVDs and games.
The Chicago stand is freestanding and just needs to be plugged into a regular power outlet so that you can enjoy the mood of the realistic fireplace and the heat provided by the integrated heater.
The firebox is 18 inches and works with energy-saving LED lights. The faux fire can be run with or without the heat turned on. The heater can warm up a room that is up to 400 square feet, so you can easily stay warm and cozy in the cold winter days and nights.
The dimensions of the Chicago stand are 31.77 (H) x 47.24 (W) x 15.87 (D) inches. The stand has pre-drilled holes for neat and tangle-free cable management for all of your electronics.
With its elegant look and compact dimensions, this TV stand from Ameriwood Home with a built-in electric fireplace is suitable for homes and apartments of all sizes and will become everybody’s favorite place to spend their free time at home.
If you have a contemporary interior design at home, the Walker Edison Furniture Modern electric fireplace TV console will fit into your décor perfectly.
This affordable and modern TV stand can hold a TV up to 55 inches and other multimedia devices up to 250 lbs. so you can keep all of your consoles, players, cable boxes and audio systems in one place, along with your TV in one place.
Thanks to the cable management system, you can hide away all of the cables and keep them free from tangling, and your stand free from clutter.
The Modern stand is made of top quality durable laminate and high-grade MDF and is 26 (H) x 58 (W) x 16 (L) inches in size.
The WE stand has adjustable open shelves and an included crystal fireplace insert which will recreate a lifelike fire hearth right there beneath your TV and all of your devices.
The electrical fireplace is perfectly safe for your electronics, your home and you, even when the heating function is on.
On warmer days, you can turn the fireplace on without any heat, so that you can enjoy the beautiful ambiance of the faux fire while you are watching a movie or favorite TV show.
So go ahead and add this contemporary piece of furniture to your home, and you will quickly find that you are all addicted to spending your leisure time around it.
The Narita Media Electric Fireplace is most definitely one of the most sophisticated and stylish of all items on this list.
It is designed and made with amazing attention to detail, a fact that will not go unnoticed by you and the guests you entertain at home.
The electric heater can heat up a room or area of up to 400 square feet quickly and efficiently to a temperature from 62 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit.
You can adjust the brightness of the flames, and logs, as well as the thermostat and timer easily with the remote control that comes with the fireplace TV stand.
The stand itself features a 48-inch fireplace in the middle. On both sides, there are two cabinets with adjustable shelves, and with beautiful glass and cross-hatch wood doors. The shelves can carry a weight of up to 15 lbs. each.
There are two spacy media shelves on top where you can hold your other entertainment system items. They can hold items weighing up to 20 lbs.
The mantel can hold a flat TV with a width of up to 46 inches and a weight of up to 85 lbs.
This fireplace TV stand is constructed of pine, MDF, pine veneer, particleboard, tempered glass, metal and has a gorgeous glazed pine finish. It will add a beautiful accent to any décor of any room.
The fireplace itself is 1500 Watts and has a 120V energy saving heater.
It self regulates and will switch off when the desired temperature is reached. Its front protective glass will stay cool and safe no matter what. This means that there is no danger for your children or pets when you are using the heater.
The overall dimensions of the piece of furniture by Southern Enterprises are 48 (W) x 16.25 (D) x 32.5 (H) inches, and it weighs 127 lbs.
The fireplace utilizes an infrared supplemental heater. It can warm up rooms and areas of up to 1,000 square feet. It has a 120V, 1500 Watt heater with 5,200 BTUs. The firebox is 26 inches.
The design of the fireplaces includes 3D lifelike flames, logs, and glass embers. They can flicker in all kinds of colors and with different intensity depending on your mood and preferences. The technology they use to be so realistic is SpectraFire Plus and 3D Flame.
The stand includes an open media cabinet over the fireplace, and two large closed cabinets on both sides. The side cabinets have sliding doors made of weathered white distressed wood doors inspired by old barns.
Each of the side cabinets has two adjustable shelves, as well as pre-drilled holes for cables or ventilation.
The mantel of this beautiful fireplace TV stand is brown and provides a perfect contrast to the rest of the unit.
The stand can comfortably hold a TV with a width of up to 66 inches.
The entire unit is 66.3 (W) x 34.5 (H) x 17.5 (D) inches and it weighs 132 lbs.
It comes disassembled but is much easier to assemble than most of the other electric fireplace TV stands on the market.
The shabby chic piece of furniture by Classic Frames will look superb in just about any room. It is so well built that it will bring joy to your eyes and will serve you for years to come.
If you need a TV stand and electrical fireplace which can warm up a larger room, you should consider buying the Southern Enterprises Antebellum electric fireplace TV stand.
It uses quartz infrared heat which can heat up a room or area up to 1,000 ft. faster and more efficiently. This type of heater maintains the humidity levels normal and provides cozier and healthier warmth at a lower price for electricity.
The stand itself has a beautiful eye-catching design which is a mixture of traditional farmhouse style and modern décor. The multifunctional TV stand offers ample storage space and louvered cabinet doors for additional concealed storage. It can fit flat TVs up to 46 inches in width and up to 85 lbs. in weight.
The 2 side cabinets have a fixed shelf and two adjustable ones, so you can customize the storage space in accordance with your needs.
The dimensions of the item are 15 (L) x 48 (W) x 32 (H) inches, and the media shelf is 14 (L) x 43 (W) x 5.5 (H) inches.
The Antebellum electric fireplace stand has pre-drilled cord management holes for a cable-free and neat look.
The fireplace insert has very lifelike and long-lasting LED flames with adjustable flames, logs, and optional downlight levels. You can choose the preferred settings via the easy to use remote control. You can also enjoy the faux fireplace even without the heating turned off for a beautiful atmosphere all-year-round.
The fireplace insert also has faux brick sides for an even more authentic look and a safety glass on the front which will remain cool and safe for your children, pets and for your home.
The finish has some imperfections and wormholes for a more authentic distressed look to fit the overall design of this incredible electric fireplace TV stand.
The Seneca Infrared Electric Fireplace TV Stand by Southern Enterprises is one of the best options if you want a classic looking traditional fireplace with a mantel.
It has a gorgeous traditional Farmhouse and Clean traditional design.
The mantel and the fireplace, as well as the stone-like plate surrounding the firebox, are made of strong MDF polyresin metal resin glass. They are crisp white and look like the real thing.
The fireplace itself uses quartz infrared and thus can heat up the area faster and more efficiently than other heaters. Also, the firebox preserves the humidity from the air and provides a cozier heat than regular electric heaters do. It also distributes the heat evenly throughout the room via the installed fan.
It can heat up areas of up to 1,000 square feet.
The LED illuminated flames can be adjusted to 5 different levels of brightness and color. They can work with or without the heat being turned on. You can also adjust the sound of the fire, the lighting of the logs, and of course the heat levels via the included remote control.
The glass on the front of the electric fireplace will remain cool at all times. This is essential if you have toddlers or pets at home.
Also, the heater has an auto shut-off function and will turn off when the desired temperature in the room is reached.
The entire unit is 40.75 (H) x 45.75 (W) x 14.5 (D) inches in size. It weighs 86 lbs.
The dimensions of the mantel are 45.5 (W) x 14.5 (D) inches and can support up to 85 lbs.
The shelf dimensions are 40.5 (W) 9.25 (D) x 5.25 (H) inches. The shelf can support up to 30 lbs.
The electric fireplace TV stand has a pretty sleek design, and a footprint of just 45.5 (W) x 14.5 (D) inches, so it can be placed in just about any room of any size.
Overall, this gorgeous electric fireplace TV stand by Southern Enterprises is one of the most realistic looking fireplaces on the list.
You can place it in any kind of room, and it will give everyone the feeling that there is a real fireplace in it.
Plus, the heat it produces is much more energy-saving, evenly distributed and cozier than any other electric heater on the market can provide.
The gorgeous Tennyson Electric Fireplace with a Bookcase is another classic piece of furniture that will quickly become the accent of your living room or bedroom.
It is not only beautiful, but it is functional too, as it incorporates an electric fireplace, a bookcase, and a TV stand.
The mantel of this fireplace TV stand can accommodate a flat TV with a diagonal of up to 68.2 inches, and with a base that is up to 40 inches wide. Overall, its capacity is for up to 85 lbs. It features an elegant floral design carved in its center.
You will also get extra storage space thanks to the added sturdy shelves on both sides of the electric fireplace. Each shelf is 12 (W) x 7.5 (D) x 8.5 (H) inches, and you can use them to store your favorite books or other items of your choice.
The entire piece of furniture is 70.25 (W) x 14 (D) x 42.25 (H) inches in size and is made of premium red oak, MDF, and ash veneer, particleboard, and polyresin applique.
The firebox opening is 23 (W) x 20 (H) inches, and it will display very realistic flames and embers thanks to the LED lights integrated into the electric fireplace.
The fireplace comes with an easy to use remote control which you can use to adjust the thermostat and set the timer when needed. You can also adjust the brightness of the embers and the flames as preferred.
The temperature can be set from 62 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit at increments of 4 degrees.
The electric fireplace can heat up rooms and areas of up to 1500 cubic feet in just about 24 minutes.
It has a safety thermal overload protector, and the glass in front of it remains cool and safe for you, children and pets because the fireplace has no combustion. The fireplace will turn itself off when the desired temperature is reached.
The fireplace will heat up your room very quickly, has 1500W/5000 BTUs of power, but is very energy efficient and uses as much electricity as a small appliance like a coffee maker.
The Tennyson Electric Fireplace can be purchased in espresso, glazed pine, ivory or mahogany color options.
Overall, this is a beautifully made, multifunctional, sturdy, safe and energy-efficient electric fireplace that you can use to store and display your favorite accessories, as well as to hold your TV up to 68.2 inches in diagonal on top of it.
How to pick the best electric fireplace TV stand for your needs
Thanks to the technological progress, today you don’t have to deal with chopping logs, cleaning ashes and soot, and dealing with the smoke of a real fireplace if you want to enjoy the beauty and warmth of a hearth at home.
Since these TV and media stands with integrated electric fireplaces are becoming increasingly popular, it comes to no surprise that more manufacturers are making them and offering them on the market.
You can choose from a huge range of various designs, styles, sizes, shapes, and forms.
Here are the basic features to keep in mind when you are picking the best electric fireplace TV stand for yourself.
First of all, make sure that you pick a TV stand that can accommodate your TV – both by width and weight.
Then, of course, check the dimensions of the assembled stand itself to make sure that it will fit into the place which you have allocated for it.
Make sure that the stand will fit well, and that it will hold your TV safely and comfortably for viewing.
The heating power
Since these faux fireplace TV stands are not only for the looks but will actually serve as heaters, you should buy an electric fireplace that has the capacity to heat up the room which you are planning on placing it in.
Most of the heaters of our top picks for the best electric fireplace TV stands have a capacity of warming rooms up to 400 square feet, but some models which have Quartz Infrared heating can keep rooms and areas up to 1,500 square feet nice and warm. The latter also are more energy-efficient, and keep the humidity of the air at normal levels instead of drying the air up too much.
Design and material
Do pay attention to the materials used for making the stand. If you are planning on making a long-term investment and buying a piece of furniture which will hold your expensive TV and other electronics and devices safely, then you should opt for a TV stand which is made of durable and good quality materials.
Of course, when it comes to the design of the TV console with an integrated electric fireplace, it is all up to you, your taste and preferences, as well as the rest of the décor in your home.
We have picked traditional, as well as contemporary style TV stands with integrated electric fireplaces for you. They are all made of top quality materials, so whichever one you pick, you can be sure that it will withstand the test of time and will bring beauty and comfort to your home for a long time.
Shelf space and compartments
Most of the electric fireplace TV stands we have picked have drawers, shelves, cabinets and even hidden compartments for your electronics such as cable boxes, game consoles, Blu-ray and DVD players, books, CDs, DVDs, and others.
We have tried to provide you with all of the dimensions and weight capacities of the different compartments so that you can pick a stand that will fit all of your home theater and entertainment system equipment.
Most of the electric fire TV stands which we have picked have cable management systems. These are holes or other methods of keeping all of the cables untangled and concealed. This type of cable management will reduce the clutter and will hide all of those unsightly wires and cables which connect your TV with the other devices and with the power outlet.
All of the stands we have picked are safe for use at home, even if you have small kids or pets. We have chosen electric fireplaces which have protective keep-cool covers, and which do not heat up even when the heat is turned on to the maximum power.
The heat vents are specially designed and placed to disperse the heat in the room rather than in the stand itself, which is crucial to keep your TV and other electronics safe from overheating and from damage as well.
What makes electric fireplace TV stands so special?
One of the main reasons why electrical fireplace stands for TVs are becoming so popular is the fact that that they combine several functions in one useful and beautiful piece of furniture.
What is better than having a beautiful and safe fire burning, which will not only bring joy to your eyes, but which will actually warm up your room and keep you cozy, and at the same time use it to place your TV, your cable box, consoles, and players on it or in it as well?
The versatility and attractiveness of these TV stands are the main reasons why more people are adding them to their interior designs and settings.
Thanks to the huge interest in these stands, there is now a very wide variety of choices in design, size, and price, so there is practically a suitable electric fireplace TV stand for just about any taste and budget available on the market in 2020!
What benefits do you get from an electric fireplace TV stand?
Apart from the fact that these stands are multifunctional and space-saving, you will also benefit from having your own faux fireplace at home if you choose to buy and install one of these TV stands.
The electric fireplace will bring an amazing atmosphere and comfy feeling to any home. It is perfectly safe to use and doesn’t require any complicated and time-consuming maintenance as a real fireplace does.
Also, electrically powered fireplaces do not require complicated installation, and just need to be plugged into a normal power outlet.
Plus, you don’t need ventilation, chimneys and there is no danger of inhaling harmful and dangerous fumes and gases from the real fire.
Electric furnaces also are relatively inexpensive to buy and to use. They use LED lights which are energy-efficient and long-lasting. You can warm up a single room in the house with one of these devices, instead of warming the entire home, which will lower your power bills as well.
Electric fireplaces are eco-friendly and you won’t need to spend hours chopping logs and carrying in them in to have a beautiful and warm fire in your home with one of them.
Combined with a TV stand, a plug-in fireplace will become the centerpiece of any home which will become the favorite gathering place for your family and for your guests. It will combine your home entertainment system with a beautiful and real-like, warm fire.
Last but not least, with these fireplaces, you can enjoy the beauty of the burning logs, embers and flames all year round, as they work without the heating function switched on.
As you can see, these electric fireplace TV stands are brilliant pieces of furniture, which combine two useful and beautiful functions in one.
We have picked 10 beautiful, top quality electric fireplace TV stands for you, and we hope that you have been able to select the best one to suit your home, your taste and which will fit your TV and other electronics.
You will be amazed at how calming and attractive these stands are as soon as you plug yours in, and the faux flames start burning while you enjoy your favorite movie, show or game, and at the same time you will be able to feel the warmth of the heater – all in one.
Good luck and we wish you many pleasant memories in front of your brand new electric fireplace TV stand!
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