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    3 Simple Ways To Make Your Home Smell Amazing

    Trying to keep your home smelling fresh and clean can be quite a challenge depending on how big your household is. This is especially true if you have kids or pets who tend to bring in a whole new set of smells. So, what can you do to conquer the smell? Well, we have 3 super simple tricks that can make your home smell amazing, keep reading to find out more: Stovetop Potpourri: This idea uses ingredients you most likely have around the house and the stove. You simply pick a few of your favourite edible ingredients that have a scent that you love and add them into a small saucepan with…

  • Color Trends For 2019
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    Color Trends For 2019

    Can you believe we are already talking about the arrival of 2019? This year flew by and now we are already seeing previews of colors and paint trends for the year of 2019.  Now, around this time every year, the biggest paint manufacturers announce the colour of the upcoming year and some design forecasts that get us excited to welcome the new year.  Well, the wait is over so read on to find out more about the color trends for 2019: Behr Blueprint is the exciting and new color for the year of 2019 chosen by Behr. This bold yet modern color will bring a unique twist to any room and…

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    5 Ways To Improve Your Home’s Technology

      Technology is forever improving and changing as the years go by and it seems that you can find a piece of technology almost everywhere you go. So, to keep up with it all why not install a few things that will improve your home’s technology and make daily tasks a little more efficient. The options are endless from thermostats to lighting control and you might find that life gets a little easier with these systems in place.   Voice Assistant These little hubs are popping up everywhere from companies such as Google, Amazon, Samsung and more! You can basically have an assistant in your home who can provide you with…

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    Freestanding Stove Options

    With the recent introduction of the Madrona Modern stove, Valor now has a number of options available for their freestanding lineup that range from contemporary to traditional designs. Valor freestanding stoves provide a reliable heating source, adaptable to any living space, for years to come. Learn more by reading about freestanding option below. Madrona Modern – Available in Almond White, Pewter or Black (March 2018) Inspired by Scandinavian design, the Modern features an all new contemporary style for a broader appeal and fills a gap in the current freestanding lineup. The Modern utilizes the same Madrona engine you already sell, renowned for its heating power. The Madrona is a Valor…

  • Introducing the Madrona Modern Stove
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    Introducing the Madrona Modern Stove

    We are expanding our freestanding stove lineup with the all new Madrona Modern (MFCSO5). Inspired by Scandinavian design, the Modern features an all new contemporary style for a broader appeal and fills a gap in our current freestanding lineup. The Modern utilizes the same Madrona engine you already sell, renowned for its heating power. The Madrona is a Valor output leader with a full secondary heat exchanger, Valor radiant heat and up to 75% turndown. The perfect “No Power No Problem” fireplace when an arctic blizzard puts you in its icy grip. Full Launch this March – 2 Color Options this February The Madrona Modern will initially be available in…

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    Looking to Replace a Bulky, Dated Wood Stove?

    Are you tired of chopping, stacking and loading firewood in the cold? Then it’s time to add reliable warmth to your home or weekend getaway. Versatile in design, Valor stoves nestle comfortably in cold basement spaces, abandoned inglenooks and tight room corner configurations. Whether it be a modern, new space or an outdated space, Valor wants to ensure that our stoves are the right fit for your home. Valor Freestanding Fireplaces The Madrona Series, as well as the Portrait Lift and President provide a collection of traditional, contemporary and Scandinavian stove designs. Transform your cold, unused space with an efficient, effective Valor gas heater – an economical, environmentally conscious fireplace…

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    Featured Product: Lift Freestanding

    No matter what the application, Valor has a freestanding fireplace for you! Valor’s freestanding options are versatile in design and nestle comfortably in cold basement spaces, abandoned inglenooks and tight room corner configurations. The Lift, a member of the Portrait Series, embodies those qualities and offers a modern take on the old stove option. The Lift combines Valor radiant heat with contemporary design, showcasing concrete, casting and steel finishes of the finest quality. Freestanding in design, an optional lower concrete panel is available if you prefer a solid base and is available in both river rock, coal and log fire beds. Features The Lift offers the following features that will…

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    Featured Product: Madrona Traditional

    We recently featured the Valor Madrona Contemporary fireplace, but today we’d like to talk about a more traditional version of the Madrona. The Madrona Traditional fireplace has a large arched viewing area for capturing the beautiful and natural-looking fire within, surrounded by a stunning cast iron body. This design is sure to make a bold statement in any space. The Madrona boasts convenience and energy savings, while impressively heating your home using radiant heat. Available in both black & majolica (as shown below). Features ValorStat Plus Remote – The Madrona Traditional comes complete with the ValorStat Plus remote control allowing users to easily select, adjust and program the desired temperature…

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    Featured Product: Madrona Contemporary

    The Madrona Contemporary freestanding fireplace is the latest freestanding model from Valor fireplaces, balancing an organic form and crisp styling of the cast iron body. The Contemporary was inspired by Scandinavian design, with the goal that it would fit harmoniously into any home environment. Features ValorStat Plus Remote – The Madrona Contemporary comes complete with the ValorStat Plus remote control allowing users to easily select, adjust and program the desired temperature that you want. This saves energy and lowers overall heating costs. No Power No Problem – Engineered to circulate air through natural convection, the Madrona is highly efficient without a fan – providing reliable heat, even during a power…