• Home & Lifestyle

    5 DIY Benches For Your Home

    DIY projects are perfect for the summertime as you can build a custom project from scratch and enjoy the sunshine as you work! So why not take on a fun project and create your own DIY bench that can go inside or outside the home. These custom DIY benches are a great addition to any space and will only take a few hours of work for a great result. This farmhouse inspired bench is not only perfect for any space, it comes with the added bonus of storage! You can store anything from baskets to shoes to backpacks, you’ll find you have a ton of options. You can paint or…

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    Updated G4 Insert Brochure

    We are happy to announce an update to the Legend G4 Insert brochure. This update brings a number of improvements to the brochure including new fuel bed and front/trim finish sections, as well as improved copy, imagery and spec information. Learn more by viewing the updates below. Choose your style & liner Choose your finish Choose your fuel bed Learn More To view the complete brochure please click here. For more information on the Legend G4 Insert please visit valorfireplaces.com/g4.

  • Food & Recipes

    Homemade Ice Cream Sandwiches

      We all know the best way to cool off from the summer heat is to indulge in some ice cream! So why not get creative and create your own homemade ice cream sandwiches that everyone will love and you can put your own twist on. These cooling treats are perfect for dessert or as a snack in the middle of a hot day! Keep reading to find out how to make your own homemade ice cream sandwiches:   Ingredients: 1/2 Cup Butter, Softened 1 Teaspoon Of Vanilla Extract 2 Eggs 1 Packaged Chocolate Cake Mix (Or whatever flavour you prefer) 1/2 Cup Of Chocolate Chips 1/2 Cup Of Dark…

  • Home Design & Decor

    How To Make Your Home Feel Welcoming

    It’s important to live in a space that feels comfortable and welcoming on an everyday basis. There are a few key things you can do to help your home feel extra inviting that won’t take much work but that will leave a big impact. These tips will help you make your home feel welcoming to everyone who lives there and guests.   What’s That Smell? When someone enters the home, you want to activate the senses by meeting them with a pleasant smell. This can be anything from scented candles, air fresheners, fresh flowers or even fresh baked cookies. This will encourage relaxation and will always set a great first impression.…

  • Retrofire Updates for 2018
    Valor Products

    Retrofire Updates for 2018

    Introducing the New and Improved Retrofire The Retrofire insert was designed to “retro-fit” existing masonry and wood burning fireplaces, and can even accommodate unique and challenging arched or uneven facings. The Retrofire will install in small spaces without the need of closure plates or traditional insert surrounds. Once installed, the Retrofire easily convects and radiates soothing heat. Some describe it as a direct vent, high efficiency gas log. To keep this unique product fresh and innovative, we offer the following exciting upgrades for 2018. New Engines The new engines offer both Direct Vent & B-Vent options and are available in Natural Gas and Propane. Taking a page from the Valor…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 Ways To Improve Your Home’s Technology

      Technology is forever improving and changing as the years go by and it seems that you can find a piece of technology almost everywhere you go. So, to keep up with it all why not install a few things that will improve your home’s technology and make daily tasks a little more efficient. The options are endless from thermostats to lighting control and you might find that life gets a little easier with these systems in place.   Voice Assistant These little hubs are popping up everywhere from companies such as Google, Amazon, Samsung and more! You can basically have an assistant in your home who can provide you with…

  • Fireplace Information

    Locate a Valor Dealer this Summer

    Are you in the market for a new indoor or outdoor gas fireplace this Summer? Look no further than a radiant Valor gas fireplace to provide you and your family with the most comfortable, healthiest & most natural form of heating available. Valor fireplaces are sold through an authorized dealer network across Canada & the United States. Valor dealers provide qualified installations and aftermarket service. Owning a Valor fireplace is a truly enjoyable experience and our dealer network is an integral part of the process. From the initial search, to the finished product, our dealers will be there to make the process of owning a Valor as easy as possible.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Stylish Ways To Display Blankets

    No matter what time of year it may be, you can always find a reason to curl up under a cozy, warm blanket. If you find yourself to be somewhat of a blanket collector you may find you will have several different types of blankets and nowhere to display them, so why not create something that will be stylish and practical.  By doing this you will add an extra layer of warmth to your home and the blankets will be accessible if you or a guest gets a little chilly.  Keep reading to find out more: Blanket Ladder Displaying your favorite blankets on a blanket ladder can be a great way…

  • Media

    NEW Linear Family Brochure

    We are happy to announce an updated version of the Valor Linear Series family brochure. This update included the addition of Splitwood & Limestone for the L3 Series, updated HeatShift™ information, improved copy and more. Physical copies will soon be available at a local Valor dealership very soon! View Now To view or download the entire update for the Valor Linear fireplace brochure please click here.

  • Home & Lifestyle

    How To Decorate With Fresh Flowers

    There is nothing better than a fresh bouquet of flowers greeting you as enter your home or sitting pretty on the kitchen counter. Having fresh blooms displayed in your home can make it feel more inviting and help you bring a bit of the outside in. The best part is you don’t need a massive bouquet of flowers either to bring that feeling in, just a few well-picked flowers that make a big impact! Keep It Simple You don’t have to spend a ton of money when it comes to displaying beautiful flowers. Ideally, when you’re shopping for your flowers it can be wise to buy individual flowers that you love…