• Food & Recipes,  Home & Lifestyle

    Homemade Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

    There is almost nothing better then a warm chocolate chip cookie on a cold winter’s day, in fact, if you pair it with a hot drink or a glass of milk you’ll have the perfect combination. These cookies would make a fantastic gift wrapped up with a bow or as a shared dish at a family gathering. Keep reading to learn how to make homemade oatmeal chocolate chip cookies: Ingredients Needed: 2 Eggs 1 Cup Of Butter, Softened  1/2 Teaspoon Of Baking Soda 1 1/4 Cups Of Flour 1 Cup Of Brown Sugar 1/2 Cup Of White Sugar 1 1/2 Teaspoons Of Vanilla 1 Teaspoon Of Salt 3 Cups Of…

  • How To Decorate With Pumpkins
    Home & Lifestyle,  Home Holiday Decor

    How To Decorate With Pumpkins

    This is the perfect time of year to decorate with pumpkins and bring some Fall festivity into your home! Pumpkins work great as a stand-alone decoration, but by grouping them together and adding different effects like paint or accents, you can make a great visual impact. Read on for inspiration and ideas for decorating with pumpkins.   DIY Pumpkin Topiary This fun Fall DIY project allows you to create a beautiful pumpkin display for the front entrance of your home. With a few materials and a little time, you will be able to create your own DIY pumpkin topiary that is sure to impress anyone who stops by.  Click the picture…

  • 4 Ways To Store & Display Shoes
    Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    4 Ways To Store & Display Shoes

    When it comes to storing clothing and accessories, shoes can be the hardest ones to organize because we have so many pairs. So, it’s important to find a good way to display and store your collection so they become easy to find and look great on while on display! Keep reading to check out some interesting, out of the box ideas for storing your shoes: 1. Crown Moulding:  We love this idea for a shoe display and for storage because it is so simple, practical and it looks amazing! All you need is some strips of crown moulding cut to the size of your space and suddenly you have a beautiful…

  • Food & Recipes

    How To Make Ice Cream In A Jar

    It may sound a little crazy, but did you know you can make homemade ice cream with a few simple ingredients and a mason jar? Now, it won’t be exactly like the ice cream you find in the store but you will find your finished product will be a smooth, soft serve ice cream that is almost too good to share. This is a great recipe to make with the whole family on a hot day and your hard work will be paid off with delicious ice cream. Keep reading to find out how to make your own ice cream in a jar: Ingredients: 1 Cup Of Heavy Cream 1 Teaspoon…

  • Fireplace Information

    Locate a Valor Dealer this Summer

    Are you in the market for a new indoor or outdoor gas fireplace this Summer? Look no further than a radiant Valor gas fireplace to provide you and your family with the most comfortable, healthiest & most natural form of heating available. Valor fireplaces are sold through an authorized dealer network across Canada & the United States. Valor dealers provide qualified installations and aftermarket service. Owning a Valor fireplace is a truly enjoyable experience and our dealer network is an integral part of the process. From the initial search, to the finished product, our dealers will be there to make the process of owning a Valor as easy as possible.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    How To Decorate With Fresh Flowers

    There is nothing better than a fresh bouquet of flowers greeting you as enter your home or sitting pretty on the kitchen counter. Having fresh blooms displayed in your home can make it feel more inviting and help you bring a bit of the outside in. The best part is you don’t need a massive bouquet of flowers either to bring that feeling in, just a few well-picked flowers that make a big impact! Keep It Simple You don’t have to spend a ton of money when it comes to displaying beautiful flowers. Ideally, when you’re shopping for your flowers it can be wise to buy individual flowers that you love…

  • Introducing the LX2 Corner Engines
    Valor Products

    Introducing the LX2 Corner Engines

    Introducing the LX2 Corner Left & Right Engines Valor’s multi-sided linear fireplace now offers two engine styles to choose from. The 3-Sided engine is designed for 180 degree enjoyment, while the Corner engines offers design flexibility. The LX2 provides outstanding radiant heat performance that will heat any living space. Media Options Available with Splitwood, Driftwood, Rock & Shale, and two types of glass fire beds, the LX2 will suit homeowners who value aesthetics, performance and safety. The LX2 Corner also incorporates new corner panels to complete the inner liner design. Features Besides offering a beautiful fire, Valor performance and clean style lines, the LX2 offer several unique features. Steel Framing…

  • Valor Products

    Comparing Legend G3.5 Burner Options

    Are you in the market for a sleek, efficient gas insert fireplace? Look no further than the Valor Legend G3.5 Insert Series, which boasts over two decades of design innovation. A radiant and highly efficient insert – paired with our ValorStat control technology – offers the ultimate comfort control for your home or living space. The G3.5 also offers Valor Dynamic Restrictor Technology (or VDRT) which automatically adjusts air flow within the fireplace, increasing thermal efficiencies. Now that you know some of the details, it’s time to decide on an engine and fuel bed combination. View the videos below to pick the best option for your home: Stainless Steel Burner…

  • Valor Products

    Introducing the G3.5X Ceramic Burner

    The Legend G3.5 Series is now available with the same style contemporary ceramic burner as the G4 & H5. The new G3.5X (700X) now offers the popular Murano Glass & Decorative Glass fuel beds, while the Pebble Beach Driftwood will be available by November. Check out the new cermaic burners below and catch up on the 700I fuel bed options in order to get a full scope of the available options for your fireplace. 700X Ceramic Fuel Bed Options The new ceramic burner offers 3 new stunning fuel bed options – Murano Glass, Decorative Glass & Driftwood (Available this November): 700I Fuel Bed Options The 700I engine offers more traditional…

  • Valor Products

    Legend G4 Fuel Bed Options

    The Legend G4 Insert Series, considered the ‘big brother’ of the popular Legend G3 Series is designed to fit existing large fireplace openings without sacrificing presence and performance. The result, an impressive flame viewing area highlighted by a proportional surround that compliments, not overpowers. Handcrafted fire beds include traditional log, Pebble Beach Driftwood, Murano glass and decorative glass media kits. Glowing fuel effects radiate and convect warmth, zone heating strategic spaces in your home – view all of the fires by clicking the videos below: Pebble Beach Driftwood Fuel Bed (785X Ceramic Engine) Murano Glass Fuel Bed (785X Ceramic Engine) Decorative Glass Fuel Bed (785X Ceramic Engine) Log Fuel Bed…