We needed either an electric firepalce or to shell out a significant money to completely rebuilt a chimney that was unsafe. With young kids and pets in an old house we opted to go for a high-end electric solution that still produced heat. Magik Flame product checked all out must-have boxes. From the right viewing angles, the logs compbined with 3D fire effects is almost perfect, and could potentially fool someone not looking too closely or off angle that they were seeing an actual wood-burning fire.