How To Install A Garage Door Opener When You Have An Access Door To The Garage Attic


Many large garages have an attic for storage--or what is commonly called a "mother-in-law" room. The access doors to these spaces are in the ceiling of your garage, putting it very close to, if not directly in the way of, your open garage door. If you plan on putting in an electric garage door opener but your access door to the garage attic is in the way, you have only a few solutions to remedy this situation.

10 February 2015

There Is Hope For Resurrecting That Old Garage Door Of Yours


Has your garage become a cluttered and messy area of your home that you no longer use? Some property owners stop using their garages as a result of the doors becoming broken. There are also some property owners who have garage doors that are outdated. These doors may not have the features of modern doors, and some people are not in a financial position to replace their garage doors with cosmetic or mechanical issues.

29 January 2015

Simple Steps To Patch A Small Hole In Your Wooden Garage Door


If you have a wooden garage door that has a small hole in it, you have reason to be concerned about the problem becoming worse. Not only this, cold air will be able to enter and this can be annoying if you have a heated garage. Patch the hole by completing a few steps. When finished, the surface of the door will appear to be uniform and the damaged area will no longer be visible.

14 January 2015

Don't Throw Out That Old Garage Door When You Can Repurpose It


If you have decided that it is time to have a new garage door installed, you might find yourself wondering just what it is that you are supposed to do with the old one? Sure, you can ask the garage door installers to take it with them so that they can dispose of it. You could chop it up and set it out with the trash. Then again, you might want to consider some of the following suggestions and reuse that door so that it can continue to be put to good use.

7 January 2015

Tips For Buying The Right Garage Door


There reaches a point in time when calling your usual garage door repair company is not enough to salvage the door. The door may have significant sagging, it may struggle to open, or it could just be crumbling to pieces. With materials like steel, aluminum, fiberglass, and wood to consider, how do you know what type of garage door you need? Buying a Steel Garage Door A steel garage door is a popular choice because it is more durable and secure than just about any other option.

6 January 2015