Blog

How to Prevent Broken or Damaged Garage Door Springs

How to Prevent Broken or Damaged Garage Door Springs Once your garage door has been installed, you probably won’t give it a second thought, unless it refuses to open and close as it should.  However, like any element in your home that gets frequent use, your garage door needs to be properly maintained if you [...]

By | 2019-03-29T17:08:47+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on How to Prevent Broken or Damaged Garage Door Springs

Does your garage door opener need to be replaced?

Does your garage door opener need to be replaced? Garage door openers are one of the many small appliances that keep our modern world running smoothly. We often don’t think about them; in fact, we take them for granted. But when they stop working, then we certainly do notice them. When you press the button [...]

By | 2019-03-29T17:20:08+00:00 March 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Does your garage door opener need to be replaced?

When Your Garage Door is Stuck

When Your Garage Door is Stuck, Try These Tricks to Get Things Moving Your garage door provides a means of getting your cars in and out when it’s open, while protecting the valuable contents within when it’s closed.  However, it’s only useful if it continues to function, opening and closing on demand.  What happens when [...]

By | 2019-03-29T17:06:42+00:00 March 12th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on When Your Garage Door is Stuck

What are the different noises coming from my garage door

What are the different noises coming from my garage door? Like a car or anything mechanical, a garage door may, at one point or another, begin making certain noises. Just like you would not ignore sounds coming from your car, if you begin to notice that your garage door is making certain sounds, it is [...]

By | 2019-03-18T07:05:31+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

5 preventative maintenance tips for garage door owners

5 preventative maintenance tips for garage door owners Do you hear squeaking or rattling when you drive out of your garage for the day? Does your door look a little…aged? Have you noticed worn or bent cables? No matter your location, keeping your garage door in great condition is very important. If you live somewhere prone [...]

By | 2019-03-18T06:59:11+00:00 February 9th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

How to open your garage door when there is a power outage

How to open your garage door when there is a power outage Power outages are never enjoyable. Aside from the stressors of losing power within the home (lack of refrigeration, air conditioning, and internet), a common power-outage complaint is the inability to open an electric garage door. Electric garage doors are convenient for many reasons. [...]

By | 2019-01-13T02:49:43+00:00 January 17th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

The importance of garage door safety sensors 

The importance of garage door safety sensors  Garage door sensors have been around for decades. In fact, sensors have been required in all garage door systems since the year 1993. They are an important part of the system as a whole and have come a long way in recent years. While sometimes overlooked, it is [...]

By | 2019-01-13T01:20:28+00:00 January 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Teaching your kids about garage door safety

Garage Door Safety For Kids While all homeowners prioritize safety, homeowners with children (or homeowners that entertain others with children) know that safety not only needs to be a priority, it needs to be thoroughly discussed. From teaching children about the harm that comes from touching a hot stove to showing them how to properly [...]

By | 2018-12-04T09:30:32+00:00 November 12th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Most Popular Flooring Options for Your Garage

Popular Garage Flooring Options A design element that many forget to consider when designing or updating their garage is flooring. This is commonly due to the fact that most garages have cement floors, and a lot of consumers are unaware that cement can be covered and that they have options when it comes to their [...]

By | 2018-12-04T09:21:49+00:00 October 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments