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    4 Must Have Apps For Your Home

    It seems everywhere you go, someone has a smart phone or device that is bursting with exciting applications or new programs. While sometimes technology can seem to get in the way, it can lend a big hand to you when you’re in the midst of designing your home or making changes.  Whether you’re trying to pick a new color for your newly decorated bedroom or trying to figure out where the couch fits best in your living room, your smart device can help you make some of the more difficult decisions. We have gathered 4  must have apps for your home whether it be for design, organization or inspiration, you’ll find it…

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    Valor & Instagram

    Instagram is an exciting and unique way to share your personal life or business through unique photography and video updates.  Instagram not only connects you with people from all over the world, you can also keep up to date with your favorite companies and products as well. In fact, did you know Valor Fireplaces has it’s very own Instagram account? Valor started an Instagram account a few years back with the hope to grow the platform for 2015 and beyond. Valor wants to make sure that the photos and video shown on Instagram aren’t just the same old shots from other social media sites, they want a unique experience for the end…

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    Where to Buy a Valor Fireplace

    Ever wondered where you can purchase, view, or even just feel the warmth of a Valor radiant gas fireplace? Valor does not sell online, but rather works with an authorized dealership network throughout North America. Every Valor fireplaces is sold via an authorized dealer network across Canada & the United States. Providing qualified installations and aftermarket service, Valor dealers ensure that owning a Valor fireplace is an enjoyable experience. The dealer network is an integral part of that process. Why Doesn’t Valor Sell Online? Some wonder why we don’t just sell our fireplaces online, everyone else is doing it right? Unfortunately buying online does not assure a qualified, safe installation…

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    Winter Chicken Noodle Soup

    As the temperatures continue to get colder and colder outside, we usually find ourselves leaning towards eating warm and comforting foods. One food that is absolutely perfect for cold days, is a bowl of hearty, winter chicken noodle soup. This chicken noodle soup recipe is a great option for dinner or lunch and it will make enough soup to have leftovers for the next few days. This soup is so easy and quick to make, that you won’t have to spend too much time away from the warmth of your Valor Fireplace. Check out the recipe below and keep warm! Ingredients Needed: 4 1/2 Cups Of Chicken Broth Noodles Of Your Choice 2 Cups…

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    Valor Fireplaces & Houzz

    The internet is full of places to find inspiration when you are remodelling your home, redesigning or even if you are just looking for a few simple ideas. Sometimes, all the information can be overwhelming and it can be really hard to narrow down what you’re looking for and what fits your taste the best. So where do you start? One popular website for inspiration and ideas is Pinterest.  Pinterest acts an online bulletin board where you pin your best ideas and keep them in organized collections. If you haven’t already, make sure to visit Valor Fireplaces over on our Pinterest or check out our latest post showing off some of…

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    Featured Product: Portrait Ledge

    The Valor Ledge, a member of the Portrait Series, balances seamless design with distinct profiles and a collection of 3 unique fronts to choose from. With little to no impact on actual floor space, the Ledge is ideal for smaller spaces or kitchens, dens, lofts, etc. Unobtrusive in style, the Ledge evokes quiet confidence with a perfect execution of contemporary design. Firededs The Portrait Ledge can be purchased with a rock or log engine as shown below: Fronts Available in patina, black & brushed nickel, the Ledge offers a variety of options for any space: The Ledge also comes packed with other features, such as a programmable ValorStat Plus Remote…

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    The History Of Valor Fireplaces & Miles Industries

    Have you ever looked at your Valor Fireplace and wondered where it all began? The cozy warmth of your fireplace comes with an interesting and strong Canadian story. Miles Industries was created  in 1977  in North Vancouver, British Columbia by Gary and Martin Miles. The Miles family created a strong relationship with a major British fireplace manufacturer, Valor Heating and from there they created an unstoppable plan to bring natural gas fireplaces into Canada. The Miles family saw the need for natural gas fireplaces in Canada. With a little research they realized that Canadians would be open to the idea of bringing an efficient gas heater into their home, as long as…

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    3 Small DIY Ways To Make Your Home Feel Modern

    We have officially welcomed 2015 with open arms, which might mean it’s time for a new and fresh look around the home! The process of updating your decor can seem daunting at first, with all the different forms of inspiration floating around. However, if you start with small yet noticeable changes you may find yourself less overwhelmed with the process and even happier with your results. Before you know it, your home could look like it’s right out of a modern home magazine. Try out some of the ideas below to give your home that extra designer edge and avoid breaking the bank by taking on these simple DIY projects.   Air…

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    3 Ways To Celebrate New Years Day With The Whole Family

    Happy 2015! Today is the first day of a new year and we are looking forward to an exciting and bright new year!  Now that the Christmas holiday buzz has ended and the excitement from last night’s festivities have died down, you might find yourself quietly relaxing at home with the family today.  If that is the case, why not make today extra special by creating new family traditions and spending quality time together. Traditions are something fun to create and celebrate every year. The activities don’t have to cost much and can be as simple as a movie night with the whole gang. Whatever you choose, make sure to…

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    Valor Fireplaces & YouTube

    Now that the Holiday festivities have slowed down, we welcome a brand new year in the next few days. Hopefully, this means you still have a few days of rest and relaxation left to cozy up in front of your Valor Fireplace. While you have some downtime, did you know Valor Fireplaces has a great YouTube channel full of interesting and informative videos? The Valor YouTube channel is constantly being updated with new videos that cover important topics related directly to your fireplace. Some of the most popular videos touch on topics such as:  fire safety, no power, no problem and Valor’s smart features.   Alternatively, if you are considering…