Posts Categorized: Garage Doors

Choosing Your Next Garage Door

“Wait a minute, I already have a garage door”, is what you probably just said after reading the title of this blog. Even if that is the case, this will still apply to you. Garage doors play a much bigger role today, than they ever have. Not only do they serve their main purpose of… Read more »

Energy-Efficiency in Garages

In the world of energy efficiency, the garage in everyone’s home tends to be the worst. No one pays that much attention to the heat escaping from the garage or the cool air in winter seeping in. And, some would argue, “Why bother? It’s not important. It’s where we keep the car and store our… Read more »

Don’t Go Cold on Your Garage Door Maintenance

It’s a topic we talk about every year at this time but that just goes to show how important it is. There’s almost nothing that winter doesn’t put stress on. Cold temps combined with snow and ice can wreak havoc on your door and its components. Imagine coming home during a blisteringly cold night with… Read more »

Garage For Rent?

You have probably heard of the service Airbnb, which connects owners of living quarters with those seeking a place to reside for a period of time. This idea is being applied to unused garage space by a company called GaragePointer. It’s true what they say in their article, that many times a person does not… Read more »

Your Garage Door in the Summer

After a long winter of snow, ice, salt, and mud your garage door gets pretty nasty, and all the moving parts take a beating from the cold temperatures. If you set aside a little bit of time to perform some basic maintenance you can end up saving a lot of money in the long run.

The Cold and Your Garage Door

Don’t get sideswiped this winter when the cold weather starts to affect the functionality of your garage door opener. Keeping your door operating safely year round is essential to get the most out of your garage. A garage door that is in a state of disrepair can cause big problems, especially when the weather gets… Read more »

Picking The Right Garage Door

Replacing your garage door requires some thought and research. If you put in a little bit of work on the front end you’ll be much more pleased with the result. Design and color are important to ensure your new door/s line up with your home’s existing architecture. One of the top priorities should be the… Read more »

Painting Your Garage Door

Garage doors are a huge part of your home’s first impression. When they’re looking worn it can create the illusion that your whole home needs work. Re-painting the garage door is a job anyone can do and the new look will really freshen up the image of your house. Don’t Paint the Garage Door Wrong!… Read more »

Faux Garage Door Designs

Whether you are looking at your two car family garage or your businesses rows of industrial ports, garage doors can make or break the entire look of your property. Maybe in the past you had to settle for something adequate and functional. It is very important to have your vehicles protected from inclement weather, animals,… Read more »

Garage Door Limits and Force

Is your garage door not closing all the way or it goes too far past the opening? Does it come down with too much force?  For some, your garage door might need replacement, but for many, there’s a few fixes you can make and all it will require is a stepladder and a screwdriver. Garage… Read more »