Does the idea of spring break conjure up images of fun in the sun at the beach? That’s natural. However, not all spring breaks are filled with sand, surf, and fun. Some can actually be detrimental, stressful, and frustrating. We’re talking about the springs on your garage door.
How safe is your garage? You might not realize it, but in Canada, there is a residential burglary that occurs every 90 seconds. In the United States, this happens every 18 seconds. The world is a dangerous place, and there are plenty of thieves out there. Many of the break-ins happen during daylight hours, too. In fact, this is true of between 60% and 80% of the break-ins, which might not be what you expected at all.
Many people like to do a wide range of projects around the home on their own. They have that DIY spirit, and they find that it is possible for them to handle a range of remodels and renovations on their home. While it is possible to do different types of work on a property on your own, this is not always the best idea. In fact, you will find that it has the potential to be downright dangerous. Sometimes, the best course of action is going to be to call in the experts.
Maybe you read the title and thought that garage doors don't have personality. Yet, the looks of a garage door should never be ignored because it is such a huge part of the overall appearance of the home. It is what you, your neighbors and visitors see upon arrival, and so let's look at ways to improve the personality of your garage door.
Do you see your garage as a room in your home? Most of us don't and it is why it is the most neglected space in most residences. This, however, is odd when you consider how many of us complain about a lack of space for hobbies, fitness, kids to play and so on. That's why so many people have only recently turned garage spaces into rooms as wide ranging as pottery studios, man caves, family rooms and more. Yet, in many areas, the summer season makes the garage a space far too hot and humid to use and enjoy.
Even if your garage is in perfect shape and does everything you need it to in terms of performance, you may wonder if a makeover is something it deserves. One of the ways to provide that is to add decorative windows and improve the looks of the door. If you have a garage door that already has windows, you may wonder if you should switch them out. We’ll help you get an idea of what to consider and expect moving forward.
If you need a private place to practice yoga, you may be surprised to realize that your garage could be just the place. When it is well laid out, it creates an open space that is private and quiet. Here’s our step by step guide for turning the garage into a yoga studio.
Have you ever had to deal with a broken or problematic garage door opener? Have you ever been so stuck that you weren’t able to find the solution? If you’re in a rut and getting frustrated with your garage door opener, here are several videos and links that can help you to identify your problem and get your door opener working right away. These are the most common problems that garage door specialists deal with on a daily basis, and they are recommended for you to take a look at so you can better understand how your garage door opener works.
Are you unsatisfied with the color of your garage door? Is the paint chipping off? Are you wondering whether or not you can repaint your garage door safely, and in the color you desire? Now is as good a time as ever to repaint your garage door and upgrade the face of your home. Wondering where to start? Check out the guide below!
Have you recently made the decision to renovate your home? Are you looking for a classic, traditional style garage door to fit your style? If you aren’t sure where to start, don’t worry. We can help. Whether you are doing renovations or looking to improve the value of your house, there are many options.