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What to do if Your Garage Door is Making Noise

Any garage door opener system will make a certain amount of noise when its opened or closed.  However, what should you do if your garage door seems to be making an inordinate amount of noise?  In this article we’ll go over some elements of the garage door you’ll want to inspect if the noise it’s […]

How to Make Your Driveway Stand Out

As your driveway is one of the first things that people see as they approach your house, it makes good sense to make it more welcoming and appealing to the eye.  There are several ways in which this can be done.  In this article we’ll go over a list of ways to make your driveway […]

4 Space Ideas for your Second Garage

Very few families are lucky enough to have two garages at their disposal.  But for those that do, trying to figure out what to do with all that extra space sometimes becomes a problem in itself.  Rather than let your extra garage become neglected and stacked with clutter, consider assigning it a specific purpose to […]

Garage Door Trends for 2018

Every season and every year we learn about the latest fashion trends on the runways in Paris and New York, the interior design trends in urban condos and suburban homes and trends for almost anything else that can be imagined.  Sticking with the trend (see what we did there?), we’re going follow right along and […]

The Benefits Of Having A Back Up Battery For Your Garage Door Opener

Imagine It is a stormy rainy evening the lightning strike and everything blacks out. You were planning to go pick up dinner but guess what your car is in the garage and there is no power so you can’t open the garage door. If you would have only spent a little bit extra when getting […]

Top 3 Must Have Garage Gadgets

Now that the Christmas season is over and you’re returning all the gifts that didn’t fit or you didn’t want in the first place, you can exchange them for some goodies that would actually be useful in your garage.  You can’t blame your loved ones for not realizing that garage gadgets might be the key […]

5 Steps to Inspect Your Garage Door for the New Year

A faulty automatic garage door can be a serious danger.  They’re much heavier than they look and if they’re not performing properly they can fall on and trap cars and humans alike.  Giving your garage door a yearly inspection will reduce the risk of accidents and injury.  Here are some of the things you should […]

How a Garage Door Seal Can Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home

The energy efficiency of a home is based on the home’s structure and heating, cooling and hot water systems. However, in winter, there seem to be a lot of spaces left unattended to in relations to your home’s energy efficiency. This gives room for cold to enter into your home, thereby increasing the amount you […]

How to Decorate Your Garage Door For The Holidays

The holiday season is upon us once again.  You may have already noticed your neighbours decorating their houses and if that’s the case, you better get on it – you don’t want to be known as the neighbourhood grinch!  Your garage door makes the perfect canvas for a large expression of holiday cheer.  Here’s some […]

How to Troubleshoot Steel Garage Door Problems

Steel garage doors incorporate the traditional panel garage door with the strength and sturdiness of steel.  The result is a garage door that can stand up to harsh weather and insulate your garage and house while providing a low maintenance entryway for your vehicles.  However, constant or infrequent use will eventually cause a garage door […]