• Fireplace Information

    Choosing the Right Fireplace

    Are you having trouble deciding what kind of fireplace is right for you home or outdoor living space? Valor Fireplaces offer a wide variety of installation options – ranging from traditional to modern – to fit any living space. Discover the difference between zero clearance, insert, outdoor and freestanding Valor fireplaces by reading below: Insert Gas Fireplaces Are you converting from an old, inefficient wood burning fireplace? Switch your existing wood-burning gas fireplace into a reliable, heater-rated Valor gas insert. An industry leader in efficient gas insert products, we offer a wide selection of fireplace sizes that adapt to your existing masonry cavity. A welcomed update and upgrade to your…

  • TV & Collaborations

    Love It or List It Monday’s!

    Most people aren’t big fans of Monday, but we sure are! Monday’s mean that there’s an all NEW Love It Or List It Vancouver episode set to air that will feature a beautiful Valor fireplace. For those that don’t know, Love It or List It showcases families who are in need of a renovation as they have outgrown their homes, as well as bringing up the opportunity to list the home on the local market if they aren’t satisfied. Jillian Harris and her design team help create these new living spaces, and Valor is there to help with home comfort and heating needs. This episode will feature a Valor insert…

  • Valor Products

    Introducing the Valor H6 Series

    Since 1998 the Valor Horizon series has been a proven performer, launching the popular H4 & H5 Series fireplaces. Diversification, heat output and controllability are driving forces behind these models and Valor has continued those trends with the introduction of the H6 Series. With a 60% larger viewing area than the mid-sized H5 Series, the H6 is grand in presence. A powerful secondary heat exchanger promotes convective warmth backed by Valor radiant heat technology. Zone heat multiple spaces with the Valor remote blower kit accessory. Tapered sides and a shallow firebox depth allow for smooth installation including tight corners. Fuel Beds To view the new fuel beds burning in a…

  • Fireplace Information

    Why Choose a Gas Insert?

    Valor takes pride in developing quality engineered and efficient gas insert fireplaces. Gas inserts are developed to be installed into existing masonry fireplace openings or factory-built metal fireboxes which offer up a lot more versatility than one might think. Valor offers several stunning insert fireplaces, including the ever popular Legend G3 Series, as well as other options which we will go over later in the post. Review the top reasons to own a Valor gas insert below: Top Reasons to Own a Valor Gas Insert Because inserts are installed into existing masonry fireplace openings or factory-built metal fireboxes, they can be vented through the existing chimney cavity. Gas inserts have a…

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    Zero Clearance Fireplaces

    What Is a Zero Clearance Fireplace? Zero clearance fireplaces are designed for applications as new fireplace in new constructions or when renovating. In other words, these are fireplaces which have been designed with “zero clearance” to combustable building materials. Valor offers superior performance fireplaces which can be installed just about anywhere, which in turn, increases the value of your home. Valor Zero Clearance Fireplaces Click the links below to view zero clearance models from Valor: Horizon Series H4 Series H5 Series Ventana Series Portrait Series Increase the Value of your Home Valor knows that a fireplace is an excellent home investment, providing a great opportunity when you build or renovate…

  • Valor Products

    Featured Product: Horizon Series

    Valor wanted to create a fireplace that exceeded expectations in efficiency, engineering and design. With that thinking, the Valor Horizon (534) Series was born, showcasing over 100 years of Valor experience accompanied by the latest advancements in state-of-the-art technology. A proven, effective and affordable gas fireplace solution for most home configurations the Horizon is shallow in overall depth. The top and rear vent are convertible, both insert and new construction compatible, the Horizon Series does it all. Firebeds & Liner The Horizon Series has 2 firebed options to choose from: the log and rock effect. You can also add the 761DRK (Decorative Rock Kit) to 534IR models or as an…

  • Fireplace Information

    Choosing a Fireplace Application

    When considering a fireplace update for your home it is a good idea to keep in mind what kind of application will work best for your renovation or new construction project. If you are having problems deciding which Valor fireplace will work best please read about the different application types below, as well as which Valor’s work in each type of application. Valor offers 3 application types for your home: Inserts, Zero Clearance & Freestanding Inserts Insert applications are for fireplaces to be installed into existing fireplace cavities, or alternatively to convert a wood-burning fireplace to either natural gas or propane. Valor offers 4 dedicated insert products including the ever…