• Portrait Driftwood
    Valor Products

    Introducing Driftwood for the Portrait Series

    The successful Driftwood fire, found on popular models such as the Legend G3 insert, Madrona Freestanding or zero-clearance H5 models, has now been incorporated into the 530 Portrait Series. Choose between the standard fluted black or brick liners, or go with the optional reflective glass liner for optimal flame enhancement. The addition of the 530DWK Driftwood to the Portrait lineup allows our customers more options over the standard log, rock or coal fires. Watch Now View a video of the new 530DWK by watching below:   Learn More To learn more about the Portrait Series and the new Driftwood option, visit valorfireplaces.com/portrait.

  • Food & Recipes

    Homemade Spring Lemon Loaf

    Is there a better way to welcome in Spring than to bake a bright and flavorful treat that everyone will enjoy? This zesty lemon loaf only requires a few ingredients, a little bit of time and before you know it your home will smell wonderful and you’ll have a great spring inspired treat to serve! This lemon loaf can be served immediately after baking or it can be frozen or cooled for later use and you can double the recipe if you’re expecting a large crowd. Keep reading to find out how to make your own homemade Spring lemon loaf:   Ingredients Needed: 3 Cups Of White Flour 2 Cups Of…

  • Home Design & Decor

    3 Tips For Decluttering Your Home

    As Spring finally appears over the next few weeks, now is the time to declutter and tackle some key areas in your home. This is a great time to do this as Winter can keep us close to home, which usually means we have collected more items that begin to build up within our common spaces. While it may seem overwhelming to tackle the clutter in your home it is very important for your health, home design and general well-being. Keep reading to learn 3 tips that can help you declutter your home:   Start With A Plan: It’s well-known that the best projects usually start with a plan. Decluttering is…

  • Valor Products

    Comparing Legend G3.5 Burner Options

    Are you in the market for a sleek, efficient gas insert fireplace? Look no further than the Valor Legend G3.5 Insert Series, which boasts over two decades of design innovation. A radiant and highly efficient insert – paired with our ValorStat control technology – offers the ultimate comfort control for your home or living space. The G3.5 also offers Valor Dynamic Restrictor Technology (or VDRT) which automatically adjusts air flow within the fireplace, increasing thermal efficiencies. Now that you know some of the details, it’s time to decide on an engine and fuel bed combination. View the videos below to pick the best option for your home: Stainless Steel Burner…

  • Valor Products

    Get Ready for Spring with an Outdoor Fireplace

    Now that Spring has arrived (although in some places that may seem hard to believe) it’s time to start thinking about your outdoor living space. Valor Fireplaces has recently introduced a unique new product to the industry known as the Outdoor Conversion Kit (GV60CKO) for most available zero-clearance models. Using a Valor Radiant fireplace outdoors provides the kind of heat you and your family need to take away the chill and provide glowing warmth. Safe to use during those dry Summer evenings, and easy to control with the standard wall switch, your outdoor fireplace from Valor will provide years of steady, radiant heat. Compatible Products The GV60CKO is compatible on…

  • Home Design & Decor

    4 Tips For Mixing Styles Within The Home

    There are so many different types of styles and designs nowadays and it can be hard to stick to just one. Styles range from rustic, modern, contemporary, farmhouse, victorian to art deco and the list keeps going. Most homes are filled with design inspirations from different eras and styles. However, what if you find yourself loving multiple styles? Well, that is perfectly okay because styles can be mixed as long as you keep a few key elements in mind when you do so! Keep reading to get 4 important tips for mixing styles within the home:   Try Similar Colors:  The first key to mixing different design styles is starting…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Winter Living: Valor Fireplaces Blog Review

    As we dive head first into Spring, it’s time to review all the great blog content seen here over the Winter months! We covered everything from new recipes, how to keep warm in the cold months, and all the new and exciting developments at Valor Fireplaces. So, why not take the time to check out the posts from the past few months and get all caught up before we head into our Spring content! Click on each picture to learn more and catch up on past posts:       Stay tuned for our upcoming content covering everything from spring to new Valor Fireplace developments and even more home design…

  • Fireplace Information

    Glossary of Fireplace Terms

    Have you ever visited a website and not been completely sure what some of the technical terms refer to? We’ve made it easy to view definitions of important fireplace terms thanks to a comprehensive Glossary of Terms section on the Valor website. The glossary will help you understand words or phrases frequently associated with the fireplace industry and Valor fireplaces. Many of these terms are used throughout our website and print material so if you see something you aren’t familiar with, check the page below for the answer: Full Glossary of Terms For a full listing of fireplace industry terms and definitions, visit Valor’s Glossary of Terms.

  • Home & Lifestyle

    How To Grow Fresh Herbs Indoors

    While we wait for the gardening season to begin, you can get a head start by growing some delicious herbs and spices inside! It may sound complicated but really with a few simple steps, you can have an indoor herb garden that will supply you with new and exciting flavor for all of your upcoming meals. All you need is a sunny space in your home such as a window or a bright room, some small planters and the herbs of your choice. Once you have gathered everything, simply follow a few directions and you have an in home garden in no time. Keep reading to find out how to grow…

  • Media

    NEW HeatShift™ Brochure

    The HeatShift™ System brochure has been updated for 2017 with a number of important changes. Incorporated is a new visual design used on recent brochure updates, while also including these important updates: New room setting examples showcasing the different venting applications – including wall valance. See images below for examples. Updated and organized content throughout for a clearer picture of the overall system and application methods. Line drawings of different venting applications based on HeatShift™ components. Simplified line drawing and explanation of system – incorporated HeatShift temperature gauge. New line drawings for wall/valance outlet and side outlets on spec page. Installation Examples View & Download To view and download the…