The addition of the Palmer Electric Fireplace Mantel not only provides a focal point for the room, it provides warmth and ambiance with supplemental heat. This free standing electric fireplace does not require venting and compliments the decor of any room whether on or off. The remote control allows adjustments to the flame and heat while you are enjoying the fireplace from the comfort of your couch. Experience the most realistic electric fireplace on the market today. Just plug it in and enjoy.