• Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    How To Bring Warmth In

    When you have a modern design scheme, it can be easy to go for cool shades and neutrals which take away from the use of warm tones. But you can bring in the warmth in lamps, decor items and certain color tones that really help warm up the space. Keep reading to learn how to bring the warmth in. Wood Warmth There is something about the texture and the look of wood, that instantly gives us the feeling of warmth. So, in a room that feels cold, try an add-in wood wherever possible whether that means going big with a wood accent wall or going small with wooden home decor.…

  • Home & Lifestyle,  Home Design & Decor

    3 Reasons To Consider An Outdoor Fireplace

    If you’re looking to add something extra special to your backyard space, why not consider a Valor outdoor fireplace? Not only will this provide you with radiant heat all winter long,you’ll also have a showstopping feature that everyone will enjoy. If you still need some convincing keep reading for 3 reasons to consider an outdoor fireplace: New Living Space One of the best things an outdoor fireplace can do for your home is to extend your living space into the outdoors and create a new area to live. With the addition of some comfortable furniture, you can create a new place for everyone to gather outdoors and because of the…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Thank you from Valor

    We wanted to offer a huge thank you to everyone who attended HPBExpo 2019 in Dallas, TX! The show was a great success for Valor Fireplaces as we introduced a number of new products and innovations, as well as a brand new booth. Take a moment to review the show and leave us a comment! New Booth This year we introduced an all-new 40′ x 40′ booth for HPBExpo that featured brand new graphics and messaging related to an updated brand direction, new products, and past innovations. The goal was to provide an overall look at Valor as a company, our history and where we are going in the future.…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Join Valor at HPBExpo 2019

    We can’t wait to share what’s new! Valor Fireplaces will be showcasing our latest products and innovations this week at HPBExpo 2019! Be sure to drop by and see the Valor booth at the 2019 HBPExpo in Dallas, TX. We will be showcasing our expanded LX Multi-Sided fireplace lineup, the new H3 ZC and several new exciting product updates. Visit booth #2441 to learn more. When’s the show? March 14th – 16th, 2019 Where’s the show? HPBExpo will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison in Dallas, TX. For directional and mapping support, click the map below: Feel the Warmth – Visit our Booth If you are visiting the show,…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Visit Valor at Calgary Home + Garden 2019

    Valor will be a part of the Calgary Home + Garden Show at the BMO Centre & Corrall Stampede Park! Visit booth #1044 to feel the warmth of a Valor radiant gas fireplace and discover the versatility of our product line. Learn more about the show below: When’s the show? February 28th – March 3rd, 2019 Where’s the show? The Calgary Home + Garden Show will be held at the BMO Centre. For directional and mapping support, click the map below: Where can you feel the warmth of a Valor fireplace? You can see live burning Valor flames and talk to our extremely qualified staff and dealers by visiting booth…

  • 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…

  • Home & Lifestyle

    Visit Valor at the Spring Portland Show 2019

    Valor will be showcasing our fireplaces this week at the Spring Portland Home Show! Visit booth #1308 to learn more about the latest products and offerings, and feel the warmth of a radiant gas fireplace. When’s the show? February 21st – 24th, 2019 Where’s the show? The Spring Portland Home Show will be held at the Portland Expo Center. For directional and mapping support, click the map below: Feel the Warmth Make sure to visit booth #1308 to feel the warmth of a beautiful radiant gas fireplaces from Valor. Drop by the show to learn more! To learn more about the Spring Portland Home Show, please click here.

  • Food & Recipes,  Home & Lifestyle

    How To Make Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins

    As colder temperatures arrive and snow starts to fall, we end up spending more time keeping warm next to the fireplace at home. So why not add to the feeling of warmth and whip up a batch of banana chocolate chip muffins! With a few ingredients and a little time you’ll have the perfect muffins to enjoy with friends and family on a cold winters day. Keep reading for the recipe: Ingredients 2-4 Ripe Bananas, Mashed 1 3/4 Cup Of Flour 1/2 Cup Of Sugar 1/2 Teaspoon Of Salt 1/2 Teaspoon Of Cinnamon 1 Tablespoon Of Baking Powder 3/4 Cup Of Chocolate Chips 1 Egg, Beaten 1 Teaspoon Of Vanilla…

  • 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…

  • 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…