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Why You Should Include An Exhaust Fan In Your New Garage

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When you think of an exhaust fan, you likely consider its handiness in your bathroom. It's important, however, to realize that this type of fan can be useful in other parts of your home. If you've hired a garage builder to construct a custom garage that attaches to your home or stands on its own, you may want to discuss having one or more exhaust fans in the ceiling of this space.

26 September 2022

What Types Of Repairs Are Often Needed In Garages?

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If you are a homeowner, and if your home has a garage, then you will need to be prepared to make various types of repairs in your garage at some point or another. There are a few common types of repairs that people often have to have done in their garages, such as the ones listed below. Garage Door Repairs First of all, it's very common for homeowners to have repairs done to their garage doors and garage door opening systems.

29 June 2022

Need a New Garage Door Opener? Why to Insist on Professional Installation

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If your garage door opener is on its last legs, and it's time to invest in a new one, don't try to handle it as a do-it-yourself installation. Instead, hire a professional garage door service to handle the installation. You might think that installing a new garage door opener would be a straightforward procedure, but that might not be the case. This is especially true if you don't have any experience with garage door opener installations.

10 March 2022

Top 4 Benefits Of Garage Door Openers

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Convenience is invaluable in today's world. When you get home from work, you don't want the trouble of hoisting your garage door and then lowering it. Instead, you want to open and close the garage door without exiting your vehicle. And this is why garage door openers exist in the first place. You only need to push a remote button, and voila, the magic happens. Read on to learn other benefits of garage door openers.

2 December 2021

Different Types Of Garage Door Repairs

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Your garage door is one of the most utilized parts of your home. Every morning, you open it to get your car out and then close it as you head off to work. In the evening, you have to open and close it again. Your kids may also open the garage door during the day to get their bikes out. With all this activity, it's no wonder that garage doors break down from time to time, requiring urgent repair services.

26 August 2021

Signs Your Garage Door Needs Repair or Replacement

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When you are a homeowner, one of the components of your home that you always count and rely on is your garage door (as well as your garage door opener). Many homeowners take it for granted that their garage door will always be functional, and they don't think about committing to routine maintenance and observation of their garage door's performance. However, just like any other mechanical system, your garage door could malfunction or break down.

5 August 2016

How To Familiarize Yourself With Garage Door Operation And Garage Door Spring Repair

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Ah, the garage door—that commonly taken for granted door that opens and shuts your garage. It was there when you bought the house, and you probably have not given it a second thought, really. Yet, what happens when the door suddenly does not work as it once did? How familiar are you with how a garage door works? A better question to ask is, are you familiar with garage door spring repair?

30 June 2016

Five Practices For Garage Door Safety

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Few things make your day-to-day life more convenient than automated garage doors do. But as is so often the case, convenient or novel solutions often create safety concerns. Be sure to employ these five practices, so that you and your family can enjoy the benefits of automated garage doors, without putting your home or family at risk.   Do Not Leave the Door Partially Open When operating the garage door, allow it to open or close completely.

30 March 2016

What Kind Of Garage Door Protects My Home From Hurricanes?

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If you live in a location that is likely to be hit by hurricanes, you should consider getting a garage door that is designed to be resistant to strong winds. Otherwise, a hurricane will be more likely to damage the belongings you store in your garage. A significant portion of the damage caused by hurricanes is tied to the garage door. If the strong winds can breach the door, it can cause pressure that can rip the roof off of the home.

15 March 2016

Garage Door Replacement: 4 Things To Consider When Choosing A Garage Door

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If you are in need of a new garage door installation, now is the perfect time to think about the different options available. From materials to styles, you have some decisions to make. You can either choose a garage door similar to the one you had or upgrade to a brand new look with special features. Here are some choices to make when having your garage door replaced. Material One of the first choices to make when deciding on your new garage door is to choose what material you want.

4 February 2016