Need to Know Garage Door Opener Information

Do you remember a time when you used to have to get out of your car, run up to the garage door and open it by hand before you could drive inside? It was not that long ago that all garage doors were manual, but the advent of garage door openers has helped to make lives quite a bit easier. Most of the openers on the market today are high-quality and can last a long time without needing to be changed. However, you will eventually need to replace the opener for one reason or another. You might find that a part needs replacing or you want to get a new model.
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Options for Garage Flooring

We all know that a garage floor has to deal with a lot, which means signs of wear and tear come about more quickly than other rooms in your home. You’re bound to see oil stains, tire marks, marks from bikes and tools, and plenty of dirt from the car and everything else housed within the space.
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To Fix or Replace? The Garage Door Dilemma

Maybe your garage door has started making some odd sounds, or maybe it doesn’t seem to be operating like normal. Either way, you know that, sooner or later, you are probably going to need to get it repaired or even replaced. And it is actually a case of sooner rather than later!
There are a lot of reasons that a garage door may stop operating smoothly, or even stop operating altogether, and many of them involve safety issues. To help you understand the issue of simple repair versus flat out replacement, we offer a few tips below.
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Is Your Garage Safe for the Kids?

You may become hesitant when you think about letting your kids play alone in the garage. This is the common mindset – that garages are unsafe for children.
However, we can change that.
There are plenty of ways that you can transform your garage into a safe space for the kids. You can even give them space where they can have fun playing sports, hanging out with friends, or just having another perfect place to relax.
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What Is the Purpose of Reinforcement Struts?

Do you have a double garage door in your home? Perhaps it is an average of 16 feet wide, which is plenty big enough to fit two cars or an SUV. If you’ve ever looked at your double door closely, you may have noticed that there are one or more U-shaped steel bars attached with hinges on the inside of your door. Have you ever wondered what they are there for? Surely there must be a reason why they were made to look that way.
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Forget a House Party; Head to the Garage

When it’s time to throw a party for a special event like a birthday, family reunion, baby shower, high school graduation, office get-together, etc. this means a lot of work to get your house ready.
However, instead of trying to squeeze all those people into your house, you could just as easily host the event in your garage. While it will still take a bit of imagination to get your garage ready for the big event, there’s no reason it can’t be the perfect place for a celebration.
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