Posts Tagged: Garage

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 »

Cleaning out the Garage

Spring cleaning the house is one thing but tackling the garage is another story all together. It just seems like a mountain that’s impossible to ascend. The stuff in your garage is usually way more unorganized, and there can be some heavy lifting involved.  Having a plan and a partner will make it go a… Read more »

Leaving the Garage Empty

House

Hopefully you have some time away planned for the summer. Even if it’s somewhere close, downtime is necessary to recharge and enjoy all the things you’ve worked so hard for. Don’t forget that a vacant house is a prime opportunity for a criminal to break in. There are plenty of ways to secure your house… 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 »

Air Conditioning the Garage

You read that headline right. It might seem like a great idea to air condition the garage but there are a lot of questions you have to ask before you jump on this project.   Most importantly, what are you using your garage for? Is it mainly to store stuff and park your cars? If… Read more »

The Garage Summer Project

Warmer weather is coming. Really it is! When spring finally hits what do you have planned? Open the windows and knock the dust off or grab the lawn chairs and kick up your feet in the setting sun? Warm weather projects go smoothly if you have a headquarters. The hub of tools, materials and chairs… Read more »

Busted Toys, Bloody Knuckles and World Issues

The kid’s cheap toys broke again, DON’T WORRY…to the cave! What awaits you is only the thin sound of humming lights. While the chaos continues back in the house, you escape! The power drill, fully charged, all the hardware needed to mend, not only the toy, but the sobs of a disappointed child! You throw… Read more »

What is in Your Garage?

Your car? Your bike? Sleds? Trash cans? Garden hose? Tools? Half buckets of paint and old rags? Perhaps that unadorned space that you repair broken things or spray paint things to freshen them up? If you look it up in the dictionary, you’ll find it’s a place to ‘store or protect automobiles.’ HA! GARAGE is… Read more »

The Death of Your Garage Door Opener

You are thrilled to be able to get your car into the garage after driving through all that snow, ready to get inside and be warmed up. As you open the door to the inside of your home and you hit the garage door opener, you hear it…a horrible sound of gears screeching and the… Read more »

Clear the Garage Clutter

DIY Garage Storage

You’ve had enough of the mess in your garage. You just can’t seem to find a way to organize all the clutter. While you have sold plenty of your “junk” in garage sales and have tossed out even more, you still find yourself maneuvering around kids’ toys or bicycles or you can never find the… Read more »