• Fireplace Information,  Valor Products

    Where To Purchase A Valor Fireplace

    Ever wondered where you can purchase, view, or even just feel the warmth of a Valor Radiant Gas Fireplace? Valor does not sell their products online, but rather works with an authorized dealership network throughout North America. Each Valor Fireplace is sold via an authorized dealer network across Canada & the United States. Providing quality installations and aftermarket service, Valor dealers ensure that owning a Valor Fireplace is an enjoyable experience. Why Doesn’t Valor Sell Online? Some wonder why we don’t just sell our fireplaces online. Unfortunately buying online does not assure a qualified, safe installation or aftermarket servicing. Hidden costs, improper installations and bad service are just a few…

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    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…

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    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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    Zone Heat Your Home

    Why is Zone Heating Important? By targeting specific areas in your home that you frequent the most, you ensure getting the perfect blend of radiant and convective warmth – where you want it, when you want it. Zone heating with a Valor gas fireplace requires no ducting or forced air, providing economical and efficient heating in the long run. How Can it Save on Central Heating Costs? An efficient Valor gas fireplace zone heater puts warmth directly into the space you wish to heat with virtually no cycling losses. Valor heaters utilize special lightweight steel and ceramic components to heat up quickly and reach efficiency in minutes. With a Valor…

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    Visit Valor at the Calgary Renovation Show 2019

    Valor will be showcasing our fireplaces this week at the Calgary Renovation Show! Visit booth #142 to learn more about latest products and offerings, and feel the warmth of a radiant gas fireplace.   When’s the show? January 11th – 13th, 2019 Where’s the show? The Calgary Renovation Show will be held at the BMO Centre. For directional and mapping support, click the map below:   Where’s Valor’s booth? Make sure to visit booth #142 where you’ll find stunning radiant gas fireplaces from Valor. Drop by our booth during your visit to learn more! To learn more about the Calgary Renovation Show, please click here.

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    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!

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    When The Power Fails, Your Valor Won’t

    Our products provide efficient warmth, designed to heat your home without a fan or power supply. Engineered to circulate air through natural convection, Valor fireplaces are highly efficient without a fan – providing reliable heat, even during a power failure. The “Polar Vortex” storms of 2014 were an extreme weather event extending from December 2013 to April 2014 and caused significant power outages and damage throughout North America. Record breaking cold air & winds knocked out power for thousands of individuals who were left without heat. In situations like this, your home needs to be your safe haven. Valor fireplaces provide a warm, comfortable environment for you and your loved…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    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…

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    DIY Wood Cleaner

    When you look around your home, do you find you have a lot of wood furniture? If so, this DIY wood cleaner is a perfect solution to all of your cleaning needs. This simple, yet effective spray will clean and help restore wood furniture and floors naturally through daily use. Keep reading to learn how to make your own batch of DIY wood cleaner:   Ingredients: 1 Cup Of Warm Water 1 Cup Of White Vinegar 1 Tablespoon Of Olive Oil Spray Bottle   Instructions: Mix together the warm water, vinegar and mix until combined. Next, add in the olive oil and stir. Use on any wood surface by spraying a…

  • Color Trends For 2019
    Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    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…