With standard size residential garage doors, one torsion spring has traditionally been the norm. Lately, having two torsion springs instead of one is considered a much better option, even if the garage door is not necessarily extremely heavy, or oversized. And we are here to see why. Read More
Is It Worth Turning the Garage into a Living Space?
Converting the garage into a living space is something most homeowners take into some serious consideration. As the family grows and the home seems to shrink, the attached garage becomes the easy way of adding living space. Read More
Garage Door Conversion: When & Why You Need It
It’s debatable whether or not converting two single garage doors into one double garage door is a good thing. As a matter of fact, some people want the exact opposite – hence, the double garage door converted into two single garage doors. So, there’s no right and wrong when it comes to garage door conversions. Read More
Can You Really Breathe Life into the Old Garage Floor?
The very first garage floor cracks usually go unnoticed. A while later, they make the concrete garage floor more interesting. Not long after, you start to get worried. It’s not just about appearances anymore but about serious problems due to damage. Read More
Things to Know about the Garage Door Opener Safety Sensors
While they are not the only safety features, the photo eyes are the most important sensors of the garage door. Not that the reversing mechanism is any less important. It’s actually the sum of safety features combined that makes garage doors safe. Read More
Add Warmth with Reclaimed Wood Garage Doors
Let’s talk about reclaimed wood garage doors. Shall we? They are quite extraordinary! Aren’t they? Wondering what makes them so unique? How can you add warmth to your home exterior just by installing reclaimed wood garage doors? Read More
Garage Door Torsion or Extension Springs?
Garage door springs vary. They vary in terms of components, function, safety, and brand. They also differ depending on whether they are intended for a one-piece, sectional, or rollup garage door. The most important distinction? Read More
Electric Garage Door Openers: Their History, Their Evolution
Nowadays, we take electric garage door openers for granted. We consider them an integral part of our garage – not even joking about turning back to manually-operated garage doors. Read More
Garage Door Insulation: How to Beat the Weather
You may hardly spend any time in the garage other than parking or getting in the car to come or go. Read More
WiFi Smart Garage Door Openers: A Perk or Not?
We are always skeptical when asked to accept new things, integrate new technology in our life, make changes that will put the tried and tested to the time-closet. Read More