Different Types of Garage Door Openers

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    Your garage door opener is mainly responsible for reliably controlling the raising and lowering of your door, but with the latest advancements, your opener can do so much more. There are three types of garage door openers — all with benefits and drawbacks — that offer dependable options to fit your home’s needs. […]

Reducing Garage Door Noises

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    Garage doors are naturally noisy while operating, but have you noticed excessive sounds like grinding, creaking, squeaking or rattling? When opening and closing, garage doors create vibrations that can loosen parts and hardware, which is often the cause of a noisy garage door. Even though your garage door will always create some racket […]

Securing Your Garage Door

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    Garage doors are an everyday convenience, but you’ve probably never considered how vulnerable this area of your home is. Garage doors can provide adequate security for your home as long as you properly maintain them and remember to keep them closed. However, many intruders have developed methods to take advantage of your home’s […]

Tips To Cool Down Your Garage

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      As the weather warms up, you may notice your garage rapidly keeps pace with the increased temperature changes. For most homes, the central air conditioning system isn’t connected to the garage — regardless of whether you have an attached or detached garage — and you may find that your garage becomes a […]

How to Upgrade Garage Door

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    A garage door takes up a huge portion of most homes’ street-facing façades. That’s why a garage door can have a huge impact on curb appeal. But is your garage door helping to improve curb appeal? If not, it may be time for a garage door makeover. There are measures you can take […]

Interior Garage Door Lighting Ideas

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      Garages are often areas that are poorly lit, where it’s hard to see and it’s hard to be productive. But if you want to use your garage and make the most of its space, better lighting solutions are a great idea. But what are the best garage lighting options? The good news […]

Average Lifespan of Garage Door Opener

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    You most likely use your garage door opener as much as you use any appliance in your home. In fact, most homeowners use the garage door as a veritable entry door — mostly because it’s so convenient. But garage door openers can break down over time, and they all eventually replacement. You may […]

Converting Garage to Workout Room

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    Garages are incredibly valuable spaces in homes, not just because of how they protect your most precious assets, like cars, but also for how they can be flexible. Are you considering converting a garage to workout room? If so, there are lots of options for you to choose from and ideas for you […]

Can I Convert My Manual Garage Door to One That Is Electrically Operated?

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  It seems like these days virtually every garage door is electrically operated. The convenience of a door you don’t have to lift manually cannot be overestimated, especially since electrically operated garage doors are now the standard and not an expensive luxury. But if you’re stuck with a manual garage door you’ve had for years […]