• Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    4 Tips For Decorating Small Spaces

    Homes and apartments seem to be getting smaller and more compact by the minute, which means you don’t end up with a huge amount of square footage to work with. But living in a small space can be really great if you decorate well and take the time to create a home that is as functional as possible. Keep reading for 4 tips for decorating small spaces: Bring Light: When you’re working with a small room or area of the home, the number one concern should be light. First, let in as much natural light as possible, decorate with a light color palette, and lastly, make sure to bring in lamps or…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    How To Create An Organized Workspace

    As technology continues to grow and become part of our every day lives we have to remember to keep things in perspective and stay as organized as possible. New tech devices, gadgets & more can easily clutter our desks making it nearly impossible to stay efficient. With home offices becoming more common we want to create a space where the workspace organized, efficient and distractions are minimized. Sort Through Sort through the initial layer of papers, gadgets and items on your desk and organize all the items into categories. Decide what is an everyday use item, what can be tossed and which items are simply cluttering your desk. Organize Now…

  • Fireplace Information,  Valor Products

    Where To Purchase 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 their products online, but rather works with an authorized dealership network throughout North America. Each Valor Fireplace is sold via an authorized dealer network across Canada & the United States. Providing quality installations and aftermarket service, Valor dealers ensure that owning a Valor Fireplace is an enjoyable experience. Why Doesn’t Valor Sell Online? Some wonder why we don’t just sell our fireplaces online. Unfortunately buying online does not assure a qualified, safe installation or aftermarket servicing. Hidden costs, improper installations and bad service are just a few…

  • Fireplace Information

    Zone Heat Your Home

    Why is Zone Heating Important? By targeting specific areas in your home that you frequent the most, you ensure getting the perfect blend of radiant and convective warmth – where you want it, when you want it. Zone heating with a Valor gas fireplace requires no ducting or forced air, providing economical and efficient heating in the long run. How Can it Save on Central Heating Costs? An efficient Valor gas fireplace zone heater puts warmth directly into the space you wish to heat with virtually no cycling losses. Valor heaters utilize special lightweight steel and ceramic components to heat up quickly and reach efficiency in minutes. With a Valor…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Holiday Decor

    4 Ways To Decorate Your Fireplace For Christmas

    The holiday season has officially arrived and that means it’s time to break out the Christmas decorations and light the fire for a memorable day of decorating.  One of the best places to decorate for Christmas is around the fireplace, as together the fireplace and the decorations create a cozy, comfortable feeling that lasts all holiday season. Now, when decorating keep in mind you will want to keep decor away from the heat of the fireplace and decorations near or in front of the fireplace should always be moved prior to turning on the fire. If you ready to start Christmas decorating, keep reading for 4 ways to decorate your fireplace:…

  • Decorating with Plaid
    Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    Decorating with Plaid

    Plaid seems to be a pattern that appears with the arrival of the Fall season. It’s checkered design and warm colors, give off an extra cozy feel that fits nicely with the season and the colder temperatures. Now, when it comes to bringing in plaid within home design it can be the perfect accent for neutral colors and it gives off a sense of warmth. Layered Doormat If you love the idea of a little plaid pattern for your home, this is a perfect idea! All you need is a plaid doormat and a second doormat & a non stick mat to recreate this lovely layered look. Use the non-slip mat between…

  • Valor Products

    New LX2 Granite Shelf Accessories

    LX2 3-Sided Granite Shelves Now Available We are happy to announce an update to the Valor LX2 Multi-Sided fireplace program. Upper (2200USB) and Lower (2200LSB) black granite shelves are now available as additional accessories to complete your installations. The shelves provide a beautiful finished touch to the design while also offering more glow and reflection from the fireplace. Choose between an upper, lower or both shelves to complete your installation. 2200USB – Upper Granite Shelf (Black) 2200LSB – Lower Granite Shelf (Black) Please note that the 2200USB and 2200LSB options are only available to be used with the 2200JN/JP 3-Sided LX2 model and not the corner engines. Learn More To…

  • 3 Tips For Decorating With Leather Furniture
    Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    3 Tips For Decorating With Leather Furniture

    Leather furniture can be cozy and inviting when used in the home. However, because the more popular choice is usually dark leather it can be difficult to decorate with it due to its intimidating look. The key is to find a balance between your leather furniture pieces and the rest of the room. Keep reading to learn about 3 tips for decorating with leather furniture: Dark & Light: The key to decorating with leather is to find a balance of light and dark within the space. This means if you’re bringing in a dark leather couch, it’s important to consider going lighter in other areas such as paint colors or decor choices.…

  • Valor News

    Fall Promotional Event Begins Today!

    We are pleased to kick off the Fall season with a new promotional event. Our customers can save money on their upcoming fireplace installations which now includes the popular Valor HeatShift™ system. HeatShift™ is recommended when adding a TV, artwork or heat sensitive materials above your fireplace – so you won’t want to miss out on the savings. Ask your dealer about how you can save money on an upcoming Valor installation by visiting a local showroom today. When does the special take place? Save on installations from September 10th – October 31st, 2018. Locate a dealer to learn more To learn more about the promotional special in your area…

  • Fireplace Information

    Preparing for Colder Temperatures

    When The Power Fails, Your Valor Won’t With cooler temperatures on the horizon and the prospect of a very cold Winter, we wanted to remind our customers that Valor fireplaces provide efficient warmth, designed to heat your home without a fan or power supply. Valor’s are engineered to circulate air through natural convection, providing reliable heat, even during a power failure. Don’t Get Caught in the Cold Extreme weather patterns and storms cause significant damage and power outages each year across North America. Ensure your family stays warm by installing a dependable, radiant Valor gas fireplace in your home. Valor fireplaces provide a warm, comfortable environment for you and your…