• Fireplace Information

    HeatShift™ Options & Benefits

    Keeps Walls Cooler Valor’s unique HeatShift™ transfers convective heat upwards through hidden ducts and back into the room — completely bypassing the wall and surface areas above the fireplace — so valued artwork, a TV or construction materials stay cooler. Flexible Installation Options Improved Performance A raised heat outlet improves convection airflow — reducing wall temperatures and improving overall performance – circulating warm air back into the room at a higher elevation. ƒ Harnessing convective warmth, up to 60% of fireplace heat rises and flows through HeatShift™ and back into the room. The remaining radiant heat emanates from the fireplace, warming people and their space. More options for construction Run…

  • Home Holiday Decor

    How To Display Christmas Cards

    This time of year brings lots of incoming mail and usually a few Christmas cards and well wishes. These cards are perfect for displaying around the home and when they are creatively arranged they double as Christmas decorations for the season. All of these ideas you can make in your home and it can be a great project for the whole family. Keep reading to find out how to display Christmas cards:  DIY Holiday Display If you want to display a unique Christmas tree this holiday season and create a new way for you to display your Christmas cards this is the perfect idea for you.  You will need to…

  • 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…

  • Home Design & Decor

    How To Decorate With Black & White Pictures

    When it comes to decorating your home with art, you may find yourself leaning towards colorful prints and photos.  While this is a great way to go, don’t forget how amazing black and white can look in your home despite the lack of bright colors. Black and white photos can make a really big statement and the neutral palette can help the designs of the art and the subjects of the pictures really stand out. Keep reading to find out more on how to decorate with black and white pictures: Create A Gallery Wall Gallery walls are a trend that popped up a few years ago and it seems that it…

  • Home Design & Decor

    The Do’s and Don’ts Of Displaying Artwork

    When it comes to displaying artwork around your home, it can be hard to decide what works best for your space. But it’s important to learn the do’s and don’ts of displaying art as the right piece and layout can make a huge statement in your home. Keep reading to find out how to display artwork in your home:   Do come up with an art plan before hanging. Whether your planning out a gallery wall or just working with one piece of beautiful art, it’s wise to create a plan before you hang. Consider cutting out paper templates to plan out your layout on your wall before hanging your piece.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    How To Hang Artwork Like A Pro

    When you decorate your home, one of the first thing to go up on the wall is usually artwork and pictures! This not only adds a personal touch to the room you’re decorating, it also gives you a way to show off your true style.  It can, however, be a difficult task to hang artwork as there are so many details to consider before putting anything on the wall! For example, the photo above shows how a small photo can make a big difference in the room. Having the picture perfectly centered above the Valor Legend G3 Inserthelps it stand out, while not taking away from the rest of the room.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 Ways To Re Use Old Window Frames

    At first look an item such as an old window frame may just look like junk or something that belongs in the trash. But with a closer second look, items like this can be reused and made into beautiful, unique pieces.  Window frames are a great example of an item that can be taken from trash to treasure. Not only do they look great in almost any room or decor scheme, the project options are virtually endless. You can use window frames as a display piece,  an organizer or you can leave them just as they are to show off their true rustic beauty. They also make the perfect piece to sit…