Although the heater requires far less maintenance work, service and care, compared with traditional fireplaces, some things still do better. Manufacturers of electric fireplaces are generally recommend to carry out electrical service centers at least once a year. The easiest option for you is to call the representative of the service, the company where you bought the electric heater, or simply specialist to work with electrical and household appliances. But if you want a practical person and independently monitor the technical condition of electric fireplaces, you will not encounter any difficulties, if you know what what to do. The first thing you should do before you start to clean the electric heater is make sure that electrical power is off, and the current in the electric heater is not supplied, to avoid accidents.
As you make sure that security measures are met, the heater and heating elements are heated, you do not want to burn your hands, you can start cleaning the hearth. Rinse the electric heater you can use a damp cloth with a thin paint brush bristles and vacuum cleaner to remove accumulated dust in electric fireplaces. Further, if your model of the electric fireplace provides design, decorative safety glass, wipe it off. Attention! Do not use glass cleaner or other parts of the heater with glass cleaner, as in the fluid are flammable chemicals. Flushing the heater is best conventional liquid soap and a damp cloth for cleaning ware. Do not use hard cloths or a brush, they can easily leave scratches and stains on the body of the heater or the glass. After wet cleaning, wipe with a dry cloth or a fire with paper towels, in a circular motion, this will remove the remains of a fireplace on the surface of liquid soap and get rid of the streaks.
After cleaning, electric fireplace, check for the need to replace the bulb. In order to find out whether you want to replace lamps turn on the electric heater on full power, we have in mind, the flame fireplace, do not include heater. If you notice that the coals or flame the heater itself on the one hand burns brighter than the other, then it's time to light bulbs replaced. In most contemporary models of electric fireplaces are standard 40 watt bulbs, they can be purchased at any hardware store. Just in case, bring to the store one of the lamps, for that would accurately make sure you buy the right size bulb. Lamps have a standard base, perhaps the only difference in diameter. Replace the heater lamp is simple, you drive the old and twisted in its place a new bulb. Finally, make sure that the heater fan is not left dust, check to see whether freely spinning fan blades, it can be done off the heater fan just pushed to one side. If you have any any suspicion of Health Fan, contact the board to the heater manufacturer or consult with qualified professionals before their own replacement or repair the fan.