• Home Design & Decor

    5 Things To Consider Spray Painting

      When we see items in our home looking battered or older, the first thought that pops up is to get rid of it and buy something new. While this would be a slightly easier option, it does end up costing money and why spend money when you can give that item a new look and save some dollars? One way to rejuvenate home items is to use spray paint! Spray paint has come a long way over the years with different colors, finishes and effects, and can repaint almost anything with a few coats. But the real question is, what items look best with a shiny new coat of…

  • Media

    Follow Valor on Houzz

    For those that don’t know, Houzz is a platform for home remodeling and design that brings homeowners and home professionals together in a uniquely visual community. Valor is a proud member of the Houzz community and we love to actively post new photos and projects to our community profile. The Houzz community is also quite active when it comes to sharing their own Valor projects or fireplace installations and can be a great resource for Valor product photography. Community Installations Click the image below to view Valor fireplace installations from customers, dealers, architects and builders that you won’t find on our website: Valor Projects & Products Click the image below…

  • Food & Recipes

    Fresh Peach Iced Tea

      Is there anything better than a cold, refreshing drink on a super hot day? Well, as we dive head first straight into Summer it’s important to have a few quick and fresh drink recipes on hand when the temperatures rise or when you find yourself with guests on the way over. This great drink idea combines a few simple ingredients with a very popular summer fruit: Peaches! You can whip up a big batch of this delicious peach ice tea and it can be refrigerated if you don’t use it all in one go! Check out the recipe below and whip up your own fresh batch of peach iced tea on…

  • Valor Products

    Driftwood Now Available for the Horizon & H4

    Introducing the Driftwood Fuel Bed for the Horizon & H4 Riding on the success of the H5, H6, Madrona, & G3 Driftwood additions, we are pleased to introduce the Driftwood Fuel Bed (534DWK) for the Horizon & H4 Series. The addition of the 534DWK to the Horizon/H4 fuel bed lineup allows consumers more options over the standard log or rock fuel beds. H4 Series example: Horizon Series example: Driftwood Fuel Bed Video To learn more about the Driftwood or the product associated with it, please visit the links below: Horizon Series H4 Series Fuel Bed Media

  • Home Design & Decor

    4 Ways To Make Custom Art For Your Home

    When it comes to finding the perfect piece of artwork for your home and living space, it can be a tough challenge due to the options and sizes that are available to buy.  But instead of spending the time and money to search out the perfect piece and invest, why not consider creating your own DIY custom artwork for your home? Not only will creating art for your home become an experience (most likely one that you’ll learn from) it will also give you a chance to show off your true creativity and hard work to friends and family. The options are pretty much endless in terms of what you can…

  • Valor Products

    The Valor H6 Series

    Continual advancements in heat technology and product ingenuity have seen the Horizon Series grow and diversify through multiple models and accessories. The contemporary four-sided H4 Series and larger H5 Series being examples of this success. Expanding upon the Horizon family legacy, the H6 Series has evolved from different elements within the Horizon Series family. Structured as a large format fireplace, the H6 is inspired by features that are proven in the field. Although large in presence, the firebox design features tapered sides and shallow depth for smooth installation in a variety of applications. A choice of unique fuel beds include the traditional log set, coastal driftwood, decorative glass and Murano…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    3 Ways To Keep Your Patio Bug Free

    This week we celebrated the arrival of the first day of Summer, but unfortunately that usually means we’re getting some pesky bugs that invade our outdoor space. Now, some bugs are great for our backyards and gardens, but we’re talking about those annoying bugs like mosquitoes, flies or wasps! It can be tough to get these bugs out of your space completely, but with a few quick tricks you can make your outdoor space mostly bug free and leave yourself more time to relax and enjoy the summer. Keep reading to learn about 3 ways to keep your patio bug free:   Clean With Pine Sol: It may sound like a weird…

  • Legend G4 Insert Series
    Valor Products

    Choosing a Valor Insert Fireplace

    Are you converting from a wood burning fireplace or looking to complete a hearth renovation? An insert fireplace could be the answer that you have been searching. Gas inserts are designed for installation in the existing fireplace cavity, to convert a wood-burning fireplace to either natural gas or propane. The ability to adapt to the industry and capitalize on insert applications is crucial to the success of any modern fireplace business model. Valor Insert Products Below is a list of Valor insert products, including the forever popular Legend G3 Series which features a large number of trim and surround options. Click the images below to learn more about each product:…

  • 4 Ways To Make Your Home Feel Clean Instantly
    Home & Lifestyle

    4 Ways To Make Your Home Feel Clean Instantly

      House cleaning for most is not a fun or exciting task, but usually once you have cleaned the house the hard work really shows off. This usually means you’ve put in a few hours of cleaning and some serious elbow grease, but what if you could do just a few key things that would make your home feel clean instantly? Well, as much as it may sound to good to be true, it can happen and you can have your home feeling extra clean with just a few simple steps. Keep reading to find out how to make your home feel clean instantly and impress your guests:   Consider The…

  • Valor News

    Dealer Visit Recap

    On Monday we invited a large number of Valor dealers and their local reps to our head office to take part in factory and warehouse tours, presentations, meet & greets, and so much more. The meeting proved to be a great way to get to know the faces of the people we work with on a constant basis, while also providing some much needed social interaction to better get to know one and other. From here, the dealers will be taking a ferry and heading out to Painter’s Lodge to enjoy some fishing and more team building exercises. Check out some of the highlights of the first part of the…