1 Oct 2015

Garage Door Jots & Tittles a.k.a. Thingys

Garage door definitions of different parts and hardware

Curiouser & Curiouser! Your garage door has curious bits and pieces that might leave you wondering and asking yourself, “What the heck is that for, anyway?” After twenty-five years in the garage door industry, customers still surprise me by pointing out these puzzling singularities-often seemingly useless “thingys”. And I keep relearning that what’s obvious to […]

21 Sep 2015

7 Garage Upgrades Worth Considering

Garage Upgrades Worth Considering

When homeowners think “home improvement,” garage upgrades usually aren’t the first idea that comes to mind. And yet, there are simple changes and additions you can make to your garage that will make your home a more enjoyable place to be and add to its value. Here are just seven of the best and most popular […]

10 Aug 2015

Are All Garage Door Companies the Same?

Are All Garage Door Companies the Same

When you need a garage door installed or repaired, does it really matter who you call? Are there really any differences between the different garage door companies you see advertising for your business? To the outsider, there probably aren’t. Most people don’t ever think about garage doors at all, unless theirs stops working suddenly. Then […]

5 Feb 2015

Garage Flooring

Garage Door New Flooring

A Home Improvement Worth Making? Garages serve different purposes in different households. While many people use the garage as a storage space for vehicles and other large valuables, others set up a home workout space or a tool bench. Some people even convert their garage into an office. Now, imagine how you want to use […]

10 Dec 2014

Create Your Garage Man Cave 4 Easy Steps

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Men Repairing His Car - Garage Door

The Getaway You’ve Always Dreamt Of For many of us, finding a place to relax, eat a sandwich and watch the big game is just about as hard as finding the time. Maybe you’re one of the lucky ones that does have time, but your home wasn’t built with a space dedicated for man time. […]

15 Nov 2014

4 Easy Garage Storage Solutions

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Organized Garage Storage With Tools

These days it is fairly common for people to use their garages for everyday storage and leave their valuable cars and other possessions out in inclement weather conditions. Instead of putting your valuables at risk and safely storing your junk, use your space better by following one of these 4 simple storage solutions for your […]

2 Oct 2014

High Tech Accessories

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High Tech Garage Door Opener Remote

The Latest Garage Door Technology It’s truly the technology age, as everyone who owns a smart phone or tablet can attest. Every day we seem to hear about another mind-blowing gadget or fun new piece of technology. It’s not all about entertainment, though – advanced garage door technology is all about making your life easier. Today’s […]

22 Jul 2014

Is It Time To Retrofit Your Garage?

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Man Lifting Broken Garage Door by Hand

Out With The Old In With The New Want to keep your old-school, reliable garage door but think it could benefit from some new-school upgrades? If so, you need garage door retrofitting. Retrofitting is a hip way of saying that new technology and components should be added to an older device. By retrofitting your garage […]

20 Feb 2014

10 Ways To Increase Your Homes Curb Appeal

White Garage Door for Curb Appeal

Make Your Home Look Unique and Fabulous Is your home looking dingy and drab? Are you afraid its sale value is lower than ever? Is its dilapidated state making it stick out in your neighbourhood? If your home hasn’t been updated lately, it’s time for a little upgrade or renovation. This doesn’t mean you need […]

11 Jan 2014

Programming Your Garage Door Opener And Remote

Garage Door Remote Programming

Why Is It Happening and What Do You Do? You have gone through the process of choosing the perfect garage door for your home. The color and style match your home’s exterior, it has the ideal R-value, and it looks like it should last for years to come. After the install process you push the […]