• Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    3 Simple Tricks To Make Your Home Feel Modern

    It can feel intimidating to update or renovate your home, so it’s a great idea to start making small upgrades around the home to build your skills and to help you gain confidence for larger projects. These simple tricks add a nice touch to the home and they are easy changes to make. Keep reading to for 4 simple tricks to make your home feel modern: Air Vents: Floor air vents may not be the first thing you think of when it comes to home upgrades. However, these grates can have a brassy, undesirable finish and can be quite noticeable depending on where they’re located in the home. For a quick, cost-effective update…

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    Advantages of Radiant Heat

    A lot of people wonder, what makes a Valor fireplace different than all of the others out there? Some might think it’s the unique looks of our fires, some might attribute the fronts and accessories, but the real stand out is Radiant Heat Technology. Regarded as the most comfortable and healthiest form of heating, radiant heating can be used for both heating indoor and outdoor areas. The basis of radiant heat is the sun itself – like the sun’s rays, radiant heat moves in straight lines warming all objects in its path which, in turn, act as small heat convectors and multiply the warmth. Valor’s Advantage Valor’s unique burner technology maximizes…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    3 Ways To Keep The Warmth In

    The cold temperatures and winter weather are now here to stay, at least until we see the early signs of spring.  Due to this change in weather, it’s extra important to bundle up and keep the warmth inside the home for comfort all winter long. These simple ideas will help you keep warm and you can get the whole family involved to help keep the warmth in: Consider Curtains & Window Coverings: Most likely you already have blinds or curtains over your windows, but are you using them to keep the warmth in? When the temperatures drop low it’s important to close up the window coverings, blinds and curtains to stop any cold…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    3 DIY Ways To Improve Your Home

    When it comes to projects or improvements around the home, a do it yourself method can be really great and can save some money! Depending on the project, most things can be tackled as a beginner DIY-er, but you will need to go in with patience a generous timeline in case something goes awry.  We have highlighted three DIY projects below that will improve your home and have it looking amazing with a few simple changes. Read on to find out more:   DIY Shaker Door This is such a great DIY project if your home has simple doors that need a new look and if you don’t want to buy…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 Things To Do Before Fall Arrives

    The Fall season doesn’t technically start until September 22, but it’s important to get a few things done before the new season arrives! This is a great time to tackle home maintenance tasks, home organizing, house cleaning or giving your home a once over to prepare for a new time of year.  Keep reading to find out the 5 things you should get done before Fall arrives:   Deep Clean: The last few weeks of Summer make for a fantastic time to give your entire home a deep clean. Make sure to give every room in the home some attention and take time to reduce clutter before the holidays. An added bonus is…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 Tips For Staying Cool This Summer

    We are currently at the peak of the Summer and the temperatures keep rising higher and higher. Unfortunately, if you’re not near a lake or a pool it can be really hard to beat the heat! It’s so important to stay cool, so check out the 5 tips below for how to stay cool this Summer: Create A Cooling Spray: It may sound a little wild, but you can create a spray that will cool your body temperature down and make you feel comfortable in the summer heat. All you need is: A Spray Bottle 5 Drops Of Lavender Essential Oil 3 Drops Of Peppermint Essential Oil 1 Cup Of Water Pour everything…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    4 Home Tasks To Complete This November

    Now that October has come to a close, we can now welcome November with open arms! As we do that, it’s important to remember that November can bring colder temperatures and a change in the weather pattern, so it makes for a great time to get a few things done in and outside of the home before the season changes. These tasks won’t take too much time and will be well worth it for your home in the long run. Keep reading to find out which 4 tasks you should complete for this November:   Clean Your Fireplace: As the cold weather starts to creep in, we start to use our fireplaces…

  • Valor Products

    Introducing Edgemont Doors for the H5

    The popular Valor H5 Series is getting a big upgrade! Introducing the Edgemont “Lift Off” single door and double door front. These popular options were first showcased on the Legend G3.5 & Legend G4 Series, proving to be very successful. In efforts to pursue continuity across the Valor product line, we are proud to offer the Edgemont Front in both single door and double door applications. Edgemont “Lift Off” Single Door The Edgemont single “lift off” door comes in both a stunning bronze powder coat and plated brushed nickel finish. Clean lines transition to any wall finish, housing a stylized mesh screen for maximum safety with minimal visual impact. As…