• Home Design & Decor

    Decorating Your Home: Accent Pieces

    Every home comes with little nooks, corners and wall space that are just begging to be filled up with your favorite piece or modern decor item. But where do you start? You’ll want keep in mind it’s best to avoid cluttering the room with knick-nacks but still show your true personality with the items you choose.  So when it really comes down to it, it’s all about finding that perfect combination of furniture, room colors and accent pieces. We have picked a few Valor inspired rooms to show you how adding accent pieces can really change the look and feel of the room. When you’re starting to bring accent pieces into your…

  • Valor Products

    Featured Product: L2 Linear Series

    The Valor L2 Linear Series was inspired by the highly successful L1 Series, boasting an impressive 50″ linear viewing area. The L2 is a bold statement for any living space, exuding efficiency and Valor heat performance. The stunning Long Beach Driftwood firebed, combined with the beautiful flames within and impressive trim options make the L2 a true luxury fireplace for your home. Firebeds & Liners The L2 offers 2 firebeds similar to what would be found on the L1 Series: the Long Beach Driftwood & Murano Decorative Glass. Choose between the Fluted Black Liner or the new Reflective Glass Liner to experience the flames on a whole new level! Inspired…

  • Home Design & Decor

    In The Kitchen With Valor Fireplaces

    When it comes to designing  your kitchen or dining space, what are the key items that you must have? Well, obviously an organized and well designed kitchen is one and a functional yet beautiful dining room is another. However, have you ever considered adding  a fireplace into your kitchen or dining room design?  Not only can it add an elegant, unique touch to either room, it’s also a great way to bring the warmth and comfort of a Valor Fireplace into an unexpected space. Dining Room While a fireplace in the dining room may seem unusual, it actually gives your room more purpose and functionality.  In the photo below we can…

  • Valor News

    Medal of Valor Community Program

    For the past 3 seasons Valor has teamed up the WHL’s Vancouver Giants to promote the Medal of Valor community program. Valor and the Giants have a great relationship, and to have the opportunity to honor the hardest working individuals in the community is truly gratifying. Previous winners have ranged from paramedics to high profile professionals to organizers of charitable events. Recipients are acknowledged during a live ceremony during Giant home games during the first period. How to Enter: (BC, Canada Residents only) Have you made a contribution to the Greater Vancouver Area or know someone that has? If so, enter to be a Medal of Valor recipient presented by…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    6 Ways To Reduce Clutter Around The Home

    Getting organized at home can be an incredibly daunting task. Sometimes it feels like an even bigger mountain to climb when your surrounded by clutter. So what’s the best way to handle it and conquer it? Well, it may not be a one step process, but once you’re through the task of reducing clutter and organizing your home, you’ll be amazed at how much better you and your home will feel. Also, as an added bonus it’s been said that by reducing clutter around the home, you’ll help lower your personal stress level. Check out the 6 easy ways below to reduce clutter and create a happier home! Keep, Toss, Donate: It’s time…

  • Food & Recipes

    10 Ways To Make Popcorn More Exciting

    Whether you like air popped, stove top, microwave or movie theater popcorn it’s the perfect snack for any occasion. When curling up with a movie, blanket or sitting with the family in front of your Valor Fireplace, popcorn seems to be a popular snack choice. But sometimes dressing your favorite snack with butter or salt can get a little boring, so why not shake things up? You can make fully custom, gourmet popcorn without leaving the comforts of your own home. All you need is a few ingredients for toppings and popcorn of your choice.  Check out the 10 ways below to make popcorn more exciting. Greek: For a Mediterranean style…

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  • Minimal Work Space
    Home & Lifestyle

    Minimal & Effective Work Space

    As technology continues to grow and become part of our every day lives we have to remember to keep things in perspective and stay as organized as possible. New tech devices, gadgets & more can easily clutter our desks making it nearly impossible to stay efficient. With home offices becoming more and more accessible we want to explore staying organized with your work space while minimizing distractions. After all, with less distractions you get more time to enjoy your Valor gas fireplace! It’s easy to just throw things onto your desk and forget about them, but this causes unnecessary clutter and distraction. Review our top 5 ways to de-clutter your…

  • Home Design & Decor

    Artwork & Your Valor Fireplace

    When you think about decorating your living room, artwork might be a big part of your decorating decision. One popular place to hang or show off artwork is above your Valor Fireplace or directly above your mantel piece. This is a great option as usually it gives the artwork a chance to shine in the center of the room. However, when you are picking the type of colors and art you want to hang, the choice isn’t always the easiest. That’s where we can help! We have gathered some great options that may help you decide what art works best for your space and your Valor Fireplace. Bold Colours One…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    DIY Homemade Laundry Detergent

    No matter if you have a big or small family, laundry seems to be the one thing that always tends to pile up! While we may not have the magic solution for making laundry disappear completely, we do have a solution that will save you some money. You can make your own, DIY version of laundry soap right in your own home and it won’t require much work at all. Not only is it easy and quick to make, you’ll also be saving yourself extra money that could go towards something more exciting than laundry! With the time and money you’ll save on laundry, you’ll be able to spend more quality moments in…