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7 Tips to Prevent a Garage Fire

Because of what they contain, garages may be more prone to fires than other structures in your yard.  Quite often a garage becomes a storehouse for all types of fuels, paints and other volatile substances.  The use of power tools and the byproducts of woodworking and other activities can lead to unintended fires.  Vehicles are […]

Automatic Garage Door Safety

You might not initially consider it, but an automatic garage door can pose a great danger.  Automatic garage doors are incredibly heavy and under considerable tension. Having a garage door fall on someone can cause serious injury or even death.  To prevent any tragedies, consider these garage door safety tips. Educate Your Children Children can […]

What Steps to Take if Your Garage Opener Remote is Stolen

Thieves are always trying to stay one step ahead of the law and their victims by constantly coming up with new methods of stealing.  One of these newer types of thievery is to go after people’s garage door openers. Because many people leave their garage door openers in their car, along with their vehicle registration […]

Why Should You Replace Your Garage Door in the Spring?

Spring is all about renewal. Between spring cleanings, sprucing up your car, and planning all of your outdoor activities, the home begins to wake up and get ready for the new! As you begin to clear out your home, you may find there are a few things that could use replacing, like your garage door. […]

Top Reasons to Invest in a New Garage Door

Noise Older garage door opening systems are well known for the noise they create when being opened and closed.  Garage door technology has come a long way in recent years and newer garage doors make a lot less noise than those that were manufactured years ago.  Excessive noise may also indicate your garage door is […]

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 […]