• TV & Collaborations

    Love It or List It Vancouver

    For the past few seasons, Valor has teamed with Love It or List It Vancouver to supply beautiful, radiant gas fireplaces to homeowners in need of a renovation. The relationship with Love It or List It Vancouver has proven to be extremely successful, gaining Valor a ton of exposure. For those that don’t know, Love It or List It showcases families who are in need of a renovation as they have outgrown their homes, as well as bringing up the opportunity to list the home on the local market if they aren’t satisfied. The show stars interior designer Jillian Harris (formerly of The Bachelorette, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition) & West…

  • Home Holiday Decor

    Modern Easter Decorations For The Home

    The Easter holiday season is slowly but surely creeping up on us as March comes to an end.  Easter can be a fun holiday for everyone as it usually means decorating with fun pastels and bright colors. It’s also a great excuse to spend a little extra time with the family while creating and decorating! These quick and simple projects will  let you show off your DIY skills and bring those touches of spring and Easter into the home without much effort. We have gathered some of the most fun and beautiful Easter projects that are a must have in your home this spring! DIY Burlap Bunny Table Runner If…

  • Valor Products

    Featured Product: Horizon Series

    Valor wanted to create a fireplace that exceeded expectations in efficiency, engineering and design. With that thinking, the Valor Horizon (534) Series was born, showcasing over 100 years of Valor experience accompanied by the latest advancements in state-of-the-art technology. A proven, effective and affordable gas fireplace solution for most home configurations the Horizon is shallow in overall depth. The top and rear vent are convertible, both insert and new construction compatible, the Horizon Series does it all. Firebeds & Liner The Horizon Series has 2 firebed options to choose from: the log and rock effect. You can also add the 761DRK (Decorative Rock Kit) to 534IR models or as an…

  • Home Design & Decor

    DIY Chalkboard Paint

    By now you may have noticed that there is a modern, fun trend showing up in houses all over the world! The trend we are referring to is the ever popular chalkboard paint trend. With this versatile and fun paint you can turn almost any surface, room or furniture piece into an interactive area that is fun for everyone! Not only is this type of paint fun, it’s also functional as it will give you a surface to write messages on or show off some of your best chalk art. The only hitch to this wonderful paint is that sometimes it can be pricey, especially for larger projects.  Luckily, there is…

  • Media

    How to Use Your ValorStat Plus Remote

    The ValorStat Plus remote control is found on most Valor models, including the ever popular Legend G3 Insert and Horizon Series. This remote control allows our users to select, adjust and program any desired temperature for that space. The built-in timer turns your fireplace on to warm your home, and can be programmed to turn off at a time of your choosing. Another impressive feature is the ability to turn your pilot light on and off using the remote control. Below is a collection of videos that outline the basic features of the ValorStat Plus, if you have any questions be sure to comment below! ValorStat Plus Remote Overview Temperature…

  • Media

    Valor Fireplaces Social Media: Facebook & Twitter

    Did you know that Valor Fireplaces has several social media accounts that give you exclusive, behind the scenes look at what goes on at Valor? Valor has two major accounts that provide our followers with updates about our new and existing products, sneak peeks and most of all a social connection to your favorite fireplace manufacture! If you aren’t already a follower, read below to see what you’re missing out on! Facebook Our Valor Facebook page is packed with loads of information pertaining directly to you and your Valor Fireplace! If you aren’t already a subscriber to our lifestyle blog, you will receive up to date highlights of each post,…

  • Fireplace Information

    Understanding Adjustable Heat

    Every Valor fireplace is designed with variable heat controls that allow you to turn down very low if required. Some of the competition can only be turned down a small amount, or sometimes not at all! Valor’s wide operating range and ease of adjustment allows you to match the Heat Output to the heat required providing maximum use and enjoyment If you were to have a fireplace with a large BTU with limited turn down, it would just be another furnace and will not supply you with steady, even heat throughout your home or space. Valor fireplaces are designed to provide the maximum amount of focussed radiant heat. By comparison,…

  • Home Design & Decor

    5 Graphic Couch Pillows For Spring

    As we head into Spring, the flowers outside start to bloom and the sun starts to last a little bit longer at the end of day. So while the seasons are changing outside, what about changing the decor on the inside? While your Valor Fireplace brings the warmth into your home, you still need somewhere cozy to curl up in the evening! A great way to bring some fun and extra comfort to your living room, is to accessorize your furniture with some great throw pillows! The design options can be endless and somewhat overwhelming. However, you can’t really go wrong with mixing different types of pillows whether it be by…

  • Valor Products

    Featured Product: Windsor Arch

    Combining modern technology & timeless beauty, the Valor Portrait Windsor Arch is the perfect fireplace for a traditional home. Before we all sat in front of the TV, we enjoyed a beautiful fire with the whole family gathered around. The Windsor Arch evokes this timeless era, providing bold craftsmanship a subtle hint of distinction, and elegance from a time once forgotten from. With Victorian castings accompanying highlighted chrome, flames within radiate steady, even heat for years to come. Engines The Windsor Arch has 3 unique engines to choose from: Log, Coal & Rock effect. Fronts When purchasing a Portrait Windsor Arch, you can choose to install the Front or the…

  • Food & Recipes

    Easy & Delicious Stove Top Macaroni

    When you start thinking about your favorite comfort food, what comes to mind? Whether it’s your mom’s homemade pie or your grandma’s chicken noodle soup, most of everyone has a favorite meal. One comfort food that is almost everyone loves, is  the classic cheddar cheese macaroni.  Now you can easily pick up a pre-made box in store, but why not try to put your own twist on this family favorite! Start with the basic recipe below and add your own spices and herbs to make this classic dish your new signature comfort food meal. This is also the perfect entree to enjoy in front of the flickering flames of your Valor Fireplace.…