Talk about a match made in heaven: mantels and fireplaces are the perfect union and together make a house feel like a cozy home. The duo provides the full cohesive electric fireplace package that looks stunning whether your flames are clicked “on” or “off”.
Since 2020, spending more time at home (and outside) is in. That’s why fireplace mantel trends of 2024 still center around the theme of cozy simplicity. Less is more when it comes to fireplace design, and the more natural the better.
Whether your style is rustic, modern, or more sophisticated, there’s a mantel style for every home aesthetic. Our one-click mantel packages include the full fireside look (including mantel, firebox, and the facing) so you can install and enjoy right away. Scroll below to fire up your imagination and decide which electric fireplace mantel package is your perfect match!
Featuring two colors--especially contrasting ones--with your mantel surround will be a popular design in 2024. It draws the eye and makes the fireplace the centerpiece of the space.
It's also a great way to bring together different elements of your design. The mirror and marble fireplace surround above combines a traditional, luxurious vibe with a more modern and clean-lined look. Check out this Country Living white brick surround with dark wood mantel for a clean, yet high-contrast two-tone fireplace.
The year 2024 is about a return to our roots. Natural stone facing fireplaces effortlessly tie together the nature-inspired elements of a wood-burning campfire with the cocooned-in feeling of being “at home”. From round river pebbles to stacked stone looks, masonry electric fireplaces deliver the ultimate indoor/outdoor “sitting by the fire” feel of a lodge.
Stone electric fireplaces bring four-season enjoyment indoors . . . with or without heat. If you’re looking to amp up interior rustic appeal, go for this customer-favorite stone style (perfect for cabins or contemporary homes alike). For a bolder approach, try a darker-tone faux stone electric fireplace bordered by a white wood mantel and legs for contrasting cottagecore drama.
Cozy, Warm Wood
If you’re a fan of the classics, you can’t go wrong with an all-wood electric fireplace aesthetic—the year 2024 is all about rooms that look and feel cozy. Whether the finish is dark, medium or light, wood fireplace designs are the most common indoor option with a wood mantel, facing, and legs. They exude a sense of warmth and homey appeal in cabins or residences ranging from traditional to transitional.
For a Colonial farmhouse feel, this white wood electric fireplace is a fresh and timeless choice—and you can leave the mantel shelf bare or decorate it with pieces like clocks and vases to sentimental picture frames. Or for an electric fireplace with more historic drama, add this traditional mantel style in rich cherry wood finish to your library or main family room.
Electric fireplaces are a modern novelty after all—why not embrace the innovative LED flames design on the outside with a sleek floating mantel version? Yes, wall mount electric fireplaces can be “framed” top and bottom with linear border pieces that take the design to futuristic heights. This thick trim adds dimension to the flat wall and draws attention to the 21st-century version of fireside conversations.
For a seamless addition to a bare wall, give this 55” linear electric fireplace package a go—its MDF-constructed mantel surround maximizes the look of a minimalist wall-mount electric fireplace. For a little extra pizazz, try this design featuring a top/bottom crisp white mantel surround bordered by integrated multi-colored accents on the sides. Or make a mod wall statement with this full box style.
Far from being an industrial design choice, metal makes for an interesting look around the fireplace. It can be crisp and shiny stainless steel, or it can be a patinated black steel. The look can lean toward a luxurious contemporary vibe or a vintage Victorian feel.
If you don't want to go full metal, consider metal accents. They add the same rustic charm without feeling too heavy. Check out the Pinecliffe fireplace mantel shelf for a historic feel with
For families who want an entertainment space and added ambiance, an electric fireplace media console checks all the boxes. Since 2020, multifunctional spaces have been trending. What’s better than relaxing with friends and family, flipping on Netflix or a sports game, and also turning on a realistic fire right below? Fireplace consoles also often have extra storage for DVD players, electronics, books, or decor.
For an at-home movie theater night sitting by the fire, this all-in-one electric fireplace entertainment center with storage and a Bluetooth speaker system (plus room for a 80” flatscreen TV) is a haute choice. Or if you want to go all-out on a TV/storage/fireplace unit, check out this nearly 6-½’ tall, 9’ wide media console with a mantel shelf, and the option to add decorative elements on top for a homey touch.
Which electric fireplace mantel trends speak to you? Whatever your taste, Electric Fireplaces Direct provides the hottest selection of real or realistic wood, stone, faux marble, and other simple, sleek, and timeless electric fireplace mantel designs. . . all ready to ship and install in your home.