• Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    How To Refresh Your Home

    When you’re feeling like you want to refresh and upgrade your home but you don’t know where to start, it can be good to start with small home projects. These simple tasks show impressive results and can leave your home feeling fresh and clean. Read on for more on how to refresh your home: Air Out The Home It’s likely someone in your home has had a cold or cough over the Winter season, so now is the perfect time to air it all out and kick out the germs. Try to plan for a warm day and open every door, window, and vent in the house for several hours…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    4 Tips For A Warm Home

    While it seems to be getting colder and colder outside, it’s important we keep our home nice and toasty warm. Now, you can easily bundle up with a sweater or two to avoid the cold temperatures, but why not find ways to warm up your house and keep it cozy for the whole family. Keep reading for 4 tips for a warm home: Utilize Curtains: Curtains can be a great item for keeping the heat in the home and they make a great modern accessory for most windows. Now, when it comes to keeping the heat in you’ll want to consider hanging thicker curtains or blackout curtains over the largest windows in the…

  • Valor News

    Happy Holidays From Valor

    Merry Christmas and happy holidays to all our staff, dealers, distributors, reps, customers and everyone else involved in making Valor Fireplaces a fantastic company in 2018!  Please note our holiday hours below: Friday, December 21st – Open regular business hours Monday, December 24th – CLOSED Tuesday, December 25th – CLOSED Wednesday, December 26th – CLOSED Thursday, December 27th – Open regular business hours Friday, December 28th – Open regular business hours Monday, December 31st – Open regular business hours Tuesday, January 1st – CLOSED Wednesdays, January 2nd – Open regular business hours From everyone at Valor Fireplaces we wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Holiday Decor

    4 Ways To Decorate Your Fireplace For Christmas

    The holiday season has officially arrived and that means it’s time to break out the Christmas decorations and light the fire for a memorable day of decorating.  One of the best places to decorate for Christmas is around the fireplace, as together the fireplace and the decorations create a cozy, comfortable feeling that lasts all holiday season. Now, when decorating keep in mind you will want to keep decor away from the heat of the fireplace and decorations near or in front of the fireplace should always be moved prior to turning on the fire. If you ready to start Christmas decorating, keep reading for 4 ways to decorate your fireplace:…

  • Food & Recipes,  Home & Lifestyle

    How To Make Cream Of Sweet Potato Soup

    We have officially entered the time of the year that calls for a warm bowl of soup after a day out in the cold weather.  This light yet creamy soup uses sweet potatoes to give it a sweet yet savory flavor that everyone will love. If you happen to be cooking for a large crowd, just double the recipe and you’ll have more than enough! Keep reading to find out how to make cream of sweet potato soup:   Ingredients: 3 Sweet Potatoes 14 Ounces Of Chicken Broth 1/4 Teaspoon Of Salt 1/4 Teaspoon Of Pepper 1/4 Cup Of Brown Sugar 1/3 Cup Of Whipped Cream Dash Of Nutmeg Dash Of Cayenne Spice…

  • Food & Recipes,  Home & Lifestyle

    Homemade Apple Cinnamon Bread

    Fall officially arrives in a few weeks, but if you’re feeling a little impatient for the new season, why not bake a classic Fall treat? This delicious apple cinnamon bread is perfect as a breakfast treat or served as a dessert and can be frozen if you duplicate the recipe. Keep reading to find out how to make homemade apple cinnamon bread:   Ingredients: 3 Cups Of Flour 2 Cups Of Sugar (white or brown) 1 Teaspoon Of Baking Soda 1 Teaspoon Of Salt 3 Cups Of Apples, peeled & chopped 1 Cup Of Vegetable Oil 3 Eggs 1 Tablespoon Of Cinnamon Instructions:   Preheat the oven to 325° and prep 2 loaf…

  • Media

    Live Chat & Support Available Now

    Valor Fireplaces is happy to announce a brand new feature for the company website – live chat and support. This update will provide our customer service team with a simple system for tracking, prioritizing, and solving customer support tickets in a timely manner. How It Works As soon as you enter the Valor website the chat or support icon will appear in the left corner of the screen. To instantly talk to one of our customer service professionals click the chat icon and start chatting – you will be connected with a real person in a matter of seconds. During non-work hours the live chat option will automatically change and…

  • 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…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    5 DIY Benches For Your Home

    DIY projects are perfect for the summertime as you can build a custom project from scratch and enjoy the sunshine as you work! So why not take on a fun project and create your own DIY bench that can go inside or outside the home. These custom DIY benches are a great addition to any space and will only take a few hours of work for a great result. This farmhouse inspired bench is not only perfect for any space, it comes with the added bonus of storage! You can store anything from baskets to shoes to backpacks, you’ll find you have a ton of options. You can paint or…

  • Valor News

    Merry Christmas from Valor Fireplaces

    From everyone here at Valor Fireplaces in North Vancouver, BC Canada, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas & happy holidays. During your time off, make sure to cozy up next to your Valor fireplace while decorating the tree, enjoying some Christmas music and getting into the Holiday spirit! Valor’s Holiday Hours During the upcoming Holiday season, please note our hours of operation: December 24th – Open in AM, closing at noon December 25th – CLOSED December 26th – CLOSED December 27th – CLOSED December 28th – CLOSED December 29th – Open December 30th – Open December 31st – Open in AM, closing at noon January 1st, 2016 –…