A Layer of Protection: Garage Doors

Three Indications That Your Garage Door Needs To Be Professionally Repaired

Your garage door helps to protect your automobile and any other personal belongings that are in the garage safe from the exterior elements. Many homeowners assume that as long as the garage door is opening and closing that the door is functioning properly. However, there are some subtle signs that could indicate that the structure of the door is having some issues. To

Three Ways To Transform Your Garage

Do you have a large spacious garage that is too full to even park a car in? Many homeowners find themselves parking in the driveway because the garage is like a giant "junk drawer" for the home. If you are ready to transform your garage, here are three ways to get started: Clean It Out It's time to take inventory when the garage starts to become a catch-all for cardbo

Most Common Garage Door Problems (And How To Fix Them)

Garage doors are a wonderful creation. They allow you to keep your cars and your possessions safe from theft and the outside elements, and if if you have an insulated garage door, they can actually dramatically decrease your energy bill.  But as great as they are when they're operating at full strength, they're even more annoying when they break down. Fortunately

How Do You Know When You Need Garage Door Spring Repairs?

Your garage door is equipped with either extension or torsion springs, which are located on the sides or top of the garage door. Extension springs and torsion springs generally have a lifespan of roughly 7 to 10 years. It can be dangerous when these springs wear down, so it is important that you are aware of the signs that these springs require repairs. In addition, y

The Ultimate Guide To DIY Garage Door Inspection

Maintenance for your garage door is key, but how often should you check for issues? Some people claim you should do a "pass-by" on your garage door every month, others say every year. For safety's sake - and to keep it manageable - plan on performing a thorough inspection of your garage door once every six months. It will only take around ten minutes, and could save y