We may be living in the 21st century, but people still crave the old-fashioned warmth of a crackling fire. But sometimes that desire can seem at odds with contemporary lifestyles. For example, this high rise condo lacked a fireplace. The main living room has a large wall opposite the sofa, but the homeowners needed that space for their television and media equipment. The solution was a wall unit that combines an entertainment center with an electric fireplace cabinet. Storage drawers and cabinets give it additional practicality and function. A built-in light bridge over the top of the unit and a back-lit television mount add an appropriate amount of drama to this wall unit that now functions as the focal point of the room..