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    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…

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    Retrofire Updates for 2018

    Introducing the New and Improved Retrofire The Retrofire insert was designed to “retro-fit” existing masonry and wood burning fireplaces, and can even accommodate unique and challenging arched or uneven facings. The Retrofire will install in small spaces without the need of closure plates or traditional insert surrounds. Once installed, the Retrofire easily convects and radiates soothing heat. Some describe it as a direct vent, high efficiency gas log. To keep this unique product fresh and innovative, we offer the following exciting upgrades for 2018. New Engines The new engines offer both Direct Vent & B-Vent options and are available in Natural Gas and Propane. Taking a page from the Valor…

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    Don’t Get Caught in the Cold

    When the Power Fails, Your Valor Won’t We woke up to a fresh dumping of snow this morning and figured it was the prefect opportunity to remind our customers about the benefits of No Power No Problem. As the temperatures continue to drop we want to ensure that your family stays warm with the dependable, radiant heat of a Valor gas fireplace. Valor fireplaces do not require electricity, meaning that when the power goes out your Valor will still perform as a fully functional heater. Our products provide efficient warmth, designed to heat your home without a fan or power supply. Engineered to circulate air through natural convection, Valor fireplaces…

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    Retrofire Insert Series

    Looking for a quick and easy way to turn your existing fireplace into an energy efficient heat source? The Valor Retrofire is engineered to keep the heat inside your home and not up the chimney and is designed for installation within an existing masonry or wood-burning unit. Engines The Retrofire engine has 2 options to choose from: Direct Vent or B-Vent. For rooms that have been sealed and vented outside, the direct vent Retrofire eliminates smoke, messy ashes and cold drafts. The B Vent model allows the fireplace to be installed practically anywhere you would like. Please keep in mind that the ValorStat Plus remote is only compatible with the…

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    Burn Clean, Engineered Green

    Valor offers cost effective, heating solutions for your home by providing efficient, heater-rated fireplaces. With impressive Energuide & Enerchoice ratings we aim to ensure that our fireplaces are burning clean while engineered green in any home living space. Green Factors Looking for even more reasons to own a Valor? Read the list below to see why a Valor fireplaces is perfect for your home: Modulating Valve – Saves fossil fuels and eliminates overheating your living spaces. Electronic Ignition System/Remote Control – A Valor remote control produces less CO2 emissions by using multi-tasking. A standing pilot light would use more emissions. No Power No Problem – When the power fails, your…

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    Understanding Fireplace Terminology

    The fireplace industry is full of unfamiliar terms, so we want to supply an understanding of the words or phrases which are frequently associated with Valor fireplaces or the fireplace industry itself. We use a large portion of these terms throughout our website and print material so if you see something you aren’t familiar with, check this page for the answer! B VENT – Listed, factory-built, double wall metal pipe for venting gas appliances with draft hoods and other appliances listed for use with Type B Gas Vent. BLOWER – An electric, motor driven fan used to circulate air at an increased pace and velocity through the fireplace convection air…

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    Featured Product: L2 Linear Series

    The Valor L2 Linear Series was inspired by the highly successful L1 Series, boasting an impressive 50″ linear viewing area. The L2 is a bold statement for any living space, exuding efficiency and Valor heat performance. The stunning Long Beach Driftwood firebed, combined with the beautiful flames within and impressive trim options make the L2 a true luxury fireplace for your home. Firebeds & Liners The L2 offers 2 firebeds similar to what would be found on the L1 Series: the Long Beach Driftwood & Murano Decorative Glass. Choose between the Fluted Black Liner or the new Reflective Glass Liner to experience the flames on a whole new level! Inspired…