• Fireplace Information,  Media

    Valor Fireplaces Smart Features: Six Hour Turndown

    If you have a Valor Fireplace installed in your home already, you might already know all about the innovative smart features that are included with your Valor Fireplace. If you don’t have a Valor Fireplace yet or if you’re wanting more details on Valor’s smart features you’re in the right place! Every Valor Fireplace comes packed with smart features, helping your fireplace know exactly what will keep your family and yourself most comfortable. One of the stand out smart features Valor includes, is the 6 hour automatic flame turn down. The automatic feature comes into play when there is no remote communication with the fireplace for 6 hours or if there is…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    How To Decorate Your Mantel For The Holiday Season

    As you’re decorating the house for the holiday season, what is your favorite part? Maybe it’s hanging your favorite ornaments on the tree or stringing lights high up on the roof. Whatever it is, it’s bound to get you in a festive mood! One place in the home that is perfect for Christmas decorations is the mantel above your fireplace. You can get extra creative by adding lights, natural elements such as wood and greenery or you can even display your favorite Christmas treasures.  The options are endless and you might just find that once you have decorated your mantel, it inspires you to decorate the rest of the house the same.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    3 Ways To Make Holiday Ornaments

    As we welcome December and its cold temperatures, we are also welcoming the start of the holiday season! You may have noticed decorations & trees starting to appear around the city and in our neighborhood homes, so why not start the holiday’s off right with a little DIY project that is fun for the whole family. You can create your own special and custom ornaments for your tree or for around the house and it won’t take much effort or time. Simply gather a few simple ingredients your whole family will enjoy and turn on your Valor Fireplace to keep the house warm while you create new memories. Check out the…

  • Fireplace Safety

    Valor Fireplaces & Safety

    Valor Fireplaces have a strong commitment to the safety and comfort of your whole family. So, when you purchase a Valor Fireplace, you can rest assured that your safety will be the number one priority. Valor ensures that every unit meets the highest safety standards and that each fireplace sold will be a perfect fit for your home and family life.  One way that Valor puts your safety first, is by offering protective screen barriers with every fireplace unit sold after January 2013. These screens are necessary as the fireplace glass window can heat up and stay hot for a period of time even after begin turned off. This way if you have…

  • Food & Recipes

    Easy & Simple Sugar Cookies

    As the holiday decorations  start appearing in our malls and the Christmas tunes start playing on the radio, it doesn’t take long to get caught up in the excitement of Christmas and the holiday season.  One easy way to get your family in the spirit is to spend the day at home baking sugar cookies and drinking your favorite warm drink. Not only is this a great activity for kids and adults, it is also a fun project that leaves you with delicious results. So gather up the family, put on a movie and follow the recipe below to make your very own, and very easy, sugar cookies: Easy &…

  • Home Design & Decor

    How To Decorate With Bold Colours

    When you are thinking of decorating a room, do you find yourself sticking with a similar design and colour palette throughout the whole home? It can be very easy to fall into the habit of choosing similar colours and designs for each room you decorate.  However, if you are looking for a way to break out of the same routine and try something new, why not add some bold colours into your space? Not only will this give your room a modern, bright look but you’ll also get to highlight a few of your favourite accent items! When adding bold colours into a neutral room, it’s important to not crowd the room…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 Ways To Keep Your Home Warm This Winter

    As the winter season starts creeping in, you may notice your home feeling colder by the minute. With the dropping temperatures, it can be hard to keep the home feeling warm and cozy on the inside when the outside is so dreary! There are, however, a few easy ways to keep your home warm over the winter and it won’t take too much extra effort. Check out the list below for 5 ways to keep your home warm this winter and learn how you can stay extra warm with Valor’s radiant heat feature! Curtains: Whether you switch your curtains a few times a year or you have a favorite pair that…

  • Food & Recipes

    How To Make A Latte At Home–Without An Espresso Machine

      It can be so easy to get into the habit of visiting your local coffee shop for your morning latte or cappuccino. While it may be easier to stop in and pick something up quick, what if you could make the same great drink right in the comfort of your own home? Not only will you have the same tasty drink, you’ll also have a few extra minutes to curl up in front of your Valor Fireplace and  start your day off right. You won’t need an espresso machine or any other fancy appliances to make the perfect homemade latte.  Not only will you get the same delicious results, you’ll…

  • Fireplace Safety

    No Power, No Problem: Keeping Warm With A Valor

    If you are already a Valor Fireplace owner, you might have heard of the phrase “No Power, No Problem” before! One of the key features included with each Valor unit is the ability to run and heat your fireplace even when the power goes out. Over the last few years in North America, storms have appeared in all shapes and sizes taking out the electricity and heat down as it goes. In fact just last year, part of eastern Canada and the USA were hit by intensely cold winds and strong weather conditions that knocked out power for long stretches of times for homeowners and businesses. Owning a Valor gas…

  • Fireplace Information

    Valor Brochures & Manuals

      When considering purchasing a new fireplace, a lot of research is usually needed to esnure you make the right choice for your home and family. Usually, the research entails looking online at different inspiration pictures, visiting local fireplace dealers or looking through different publications that will supply you with details to make the final decision.  It may sound like an overwhelming task to choose the fireplace that works best for your home but with the right information and tools, it makes the whole process that much easier. Valor offers a large collection of glossy, easy to read brochures that give you the full picture of what your desired fireplace will look…