Tips & Advice

Selling Point: How Your Garage Influences Possible Buyers

When you think of a home's selling points, the bathrooms, kitchen, living areas, and high-end features are probably the first things that come to mind. But did you know that the garage door, an often neglected feature, can impact a home's resale value too? Considering that a garage door creates nearly 50% of a first [...]

Selling Point: How Your Garage Influences Possible Buyers2019-07-03T18:59:14+00:00

Guide to Garage Door Colors and Painting

A garage door has a major impact on your home’s value and curb appeal. Choosing garage door colors is one of the most important steps of installing or updating your garage door. Some of the most popular standard garage door colors include: White: Compliments and balances out most other exterior façade colors and designs. [...]

Guide to Garage Door Colors and Painting2019-06-07T18:01:44+00:00

How to Fix a Garage Door Dent

A large dent in your garage door can be rather unsightly. It can also affect the integrity and function of the door and require professional repairs. However, the smaller ones can be inexpensively repaired. Did your kid dent the door by hitting a tennis ball against it or swinging a baseball the wrong way? [...]

How to Fix a Garage Door Dent2019-05-29T18:23:11+00:00

6 Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Garage Door

If your garage door is inefficient, your home will be too, especially if you have an attached garage. Nearby rooms may be uncomfortable. Energy bills, security, and the value of your home may also be negatively affected. Whether you update your current garage door or install a new one, there are various ways to [...]

6 Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Garage Door2019-05-21T17:02:50+00:00

Pros and Cons of Insulated Garage Doors

Homeowners often weigh a choice between insulated and non-insulated garage doors. A non-insulated garage door may suit a detached garage in a mild climate zone, in which case you can save a few hundred dollars. However, they often cost more later in terms of energy, comfort, and curb appeal. The benefits of insulated garage [...]

Pros and Cons of Insulated Garage Doors2019-05-16T00:00:07+00:00

Ultimate Guide to Buying Garage Doors

Buying a new garage door, for many, is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. It is a unique opportunity to add function, style, and value to your home. Any homeowner also understands that choosing the right garage door is a challenging decision. From size and style, to materials, insulation, and accessories, the combination must be just right [...]

Ultimate Guide to Buying Garage Doors2019-04-25T17:16:52+00:00

When to Replace Your Garage Door Springs

Garage door springs can be extremely dangerous if they fail. Parts of a broken spring can fly off at high speeds, causing property damage and major injuries. People have even been killed by these springs. Since they support the garage door and hold it up against gravity, damaged springs can cause the door to [...]

When to Replace Your Garage Door Springs2019-04-17T16:51:03+00:00

How Do Garage Door Safety Sensors Work?

Safety sensors are designed to prevent accidents caused by automatic garage doors, which have led to serious damage to cars and injuries and deaths to people and animals. They are part of the automatic garage door system. In fact, these safety sensors have been required by law since 1993. The traditional form of sensor [...]

How Do Garage Door Safety Sensors Work?2019-04-11T22:15:45+00:00