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How to Minimize Bugs and Other Pests from Entering Your Garage


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Garages service the purpose of protecting vehicles, neatly storing items, and can even double as additional workspace. While the garage is a practical and adaptable household area, it’s also often home to a range of bugs and other pests. During a hot summer, insects are looking for a reprieve from the heat and a reliable water source, while in the winter, they need protection and warmth. Finding critters in your garage is often unsettling and inconvenient, but there are several […]

Ideas For Converting Your Garage


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Like many homeowners, you’ve probably found yourself wishing you had more space in your home. Unfortunately, home renovations and expansions can be very costly. The good news? You may be overlooking a space in your home that can be easily converted: your garage. Garage Room Ideas Need some inspiration to envision your garage as a living space? We’ve put together a few garage room ideas to get you started: Game room: Add a pool or air hockey table to take your next […]

How To Properly Clean Your Garage Door


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Your garage door needs to be cleaned periodically, as it’s constantly exposed to the elements. A clean garage door can go a long way toward increasing the curb appeal of your home — after all, your garage door makes up a significant part of the visible exterior of your home. If that’s not enough to convince you, keep in mind that many newer garage doors come with a warranty, and some warranties can be voided by failure to keep your garage door […]

Benefits Of A Side Mount Garage Door Opener


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Side mount garage door openers, also known as jackshafts, come with many advantages, such as space efficiency and low maintenance. But those two features are just the beginning. If you’re looking to take your garage experience to the next level, this is the door opener for you. It’s affordable, durable, reliable and easy to take care of. This garage door opener can also be placed out of sight, so when you pull in to your garage, you’ll be greeted by […]

How To Properly Lubricate A Garage Door


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If you ever notice an awful screeching noise coming from your garage door, it’s a sign your door needs a health check-up. Since the screws, springs, hinges, and tracks are all made of metal, they need to stay lubricated. Knowing how to lubricate a garage door will help increase its longevity and give your ears a break. How to Lubricate a Garage Door The proper way to lubricate your garage door starts with using the right solution. We recommend using […]

Benefits of an Insulated Garage Door


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With so many different types of garage doors, materials, styles and colors to choose from, you have a big decision when replacing your garage door. When shopping for a new garage door, it’s not just about the look. You have to consider the different features, too. Insulation gives lots of great benefits to your garage door, but insulation does not come standard in every door out there. If you’re considering whether you need an insulated garage door, check out these three […]

What to Do When Your Garage Door Opens By Itself


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The garage door is an essential part of your home but often underappreciated. It adds to your home’s curb appeal and gives you and your family an extra level of safety and convenience. Since we usually use our garage doors multiple times a day, it puts more stress on the door than we realize. We often only realize how important our garage doors are when they stop working correctly. Garage doors are complex mechanisms. When any part of the device […]

Tips to Childproof a Garage


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If you have children, you want to protect your little ones from accidents and injuries. The home can have plenty of risks that you wouldn’t even think about, so childproofing your house will significantly improve their safety. One critical step in making a safer home for your family is childproofing a garage. Discover what you can do to keep your children safe from garage-related injuries. Is My Garage Safe for My Children? Most garages pose inherent risks to children, such […]

Ultimate Garage Door Buying Guide


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Buying a new garage door? Just like any other element of your home, your garage door is one of many parts that make a greater whole. You want your purchase to make your home a better place to live without ruining your budget. Ask yourself these simple questions to get started on your garage door search. Owning your own home means you can personalize it however you want, but it also means you must maintain it. Whether you own a […]

The Future of Garage Door Technology


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You probably don’t lose sleep at night wondering about the future of garage doors. That’s our job! But you can certainly have fun thinking about it. Technology now develops faster than ever, and it affects every part of our lives — garage doors included. So how will technological trends impact garage doors in the future? The Latest Garage Door Technology New garage door technology tends to focus on the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things consists of everyday objects […]

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