Archive for July, 2013

The Main Parts of An Overhead Garage Door

Monday, July 29th, 2013

Garage doors are often the largest mobile parts of a home, and their maintenance depends on a deep understanding of the various parts that make the door. An overhead garage door for instance has multiple parts, some of which may seem minute but are very essential to the smooth function of the component. (more…)

The Benefits of Automatic Garage Doors

Friday, July 26th, 2013

At one time in life, you must have stood in the rain as you tried to open your garage doors, while the neighbor next door casually rolled his car up the drive and pressed a button then drove his car into his garage completely dry. The following are some of the benefits that automatic garage doors have over manual doors. (more…)

Garage Door Safety Tips

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Garages are essential in a number of ways, such as in the storing of gardening tools, parking of cars and an extra playground for children but in the same way they can pose serious challenges if security measures and the right care tips are not put in place. While doors can sometimes break down, it is important to know a few things before attempting to repair as such undertakings can be dangerous. (more…)

How To Pick The Best Garage Door

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

The garage door contributes a lot to the exterior decor of a place. As such, it is important to make the right choice while making this long term investment. There are a number of tips that can help one on how to pick the best garage door as discussed below. (more…)

Garage Door Maintenance Tips

Monday, July 15th, 2013

Although most homeowners won’t give it a second thought, the garage door is one of the most utilized fixtures in any home. For this simple reason, routine maintenance will help to avoid costly repairs, or unfortunate door failure when it’s least convenient. While there are some moving and electronic parts that should be left in the care of professionals, these garage door maintenance tips will cover the basics. (more…)

Common Garage Door Breakdowns

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Garage doors, are by far, the largest moving part of the house. They are also the ones that are used most frequently. Garage doors guard an opening into homes and must be kept in top working condition. Additionally, a huge part of the front elevation of a house is made up of a garage door, and hence must be maintained to look smart and well looked-after. (more…)

Benefits of an Insulated Garaged Door

Monday, July 8th, 2013

Not too long ago, the garage was used as a car park only but in recent times, homeowners have turned it into a store for gardening tools and basic machinery such as lawnmowers. With the rapid population growth and reduction in free space, parents have sought to make the garage an additional free space for children’s play during the day. Securing the structure, therefore, using high quality insulated doors will add a little warmth to such a garage. (more…)

Automatic vs Manual Garage Doors

Friday, July 5th, 2013

There are two kinds of garage doors, automatic and manual. There are reasons for having both, and both can have their advantages and disadvantages. But, put quite simply, an automatic door is much easier to have and operate than the other. (more…)

Tips for Organizing Your Garage

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

If you think that your garage can only accommodate a little space for other items, maybe a little organizing can transform it into the workspace you are looking for. The clutter from the garage is what is keeping it from being of much use to you – and we are going to put an end to that most of us know this but will not admit that the problem with having a useful garage is the accumulation of items there. (more…)