• Fireplace Information

    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…

  • 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…

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    Visit Valor at the 2018 Vancouver Fall Home Show

    Valor is happy to announce our continual support and involvement for the annual Vancouver Fall Home Show. The show is one of the top resources for home improvement projects, both inside and out, and will feature everything from TV stars to the top home specialists around. Innovation and inspiration is around every corner, visit booth #1029 to feel the radiant warmth! When’s the show? October 18th – 21st, 2018 Where’s the show? The Vancouver Fall Home shown will be held at Vancouver Convention Centre. For directional and mapping support, click the map below: Visit Valor today! Looking to see live burning Valor flames and talk to our extremely qualified staff…

  • Home Design & Decor

    How To Make Your Home Feel Welcoming

    It’s important to live in a space that feels comfortable and welcoming on an everyday basis. There are a few key things you can do to help your home feel extra inviting that won’t take much work but that will leave a big impact. These tips will help you make your home feel welcoming to everyone who lives there and guests.   What’s That Smell? When someone enters the home, you want to activate the senses by meeting them with a pleasant smell. This can be anything from scented candles, air fresheners, fresh flowers or even fresh baked cookies. This will encourage relaxation and will always set a great first impression.…