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5 Reasons To Go With Commercial Garage Doors For Your Business

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Reasons To Go With Commercial Garage Doors For Your Business

Your business may feel like a second home to you, but should it really look like a home to your customers? In order to maintain a professional atmosphere, it is important to keep the look and feel of your building business-like in certain areas. That is particularly true when choosing the garage doors for your business. Here are 5 reasons that you should choose commercial garage doors for your business. 1. Commercial doors are specially designed to be bigger. While most residential garage doors are fairly uniform in size depending on how many...

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Four Reasons To Consider A Cellphone Operated Garage Door Opener

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Reasons To Consider A Cellphone Operated Garage Door Opener

Some of the advancements that are offered on the amazing cellphones that are available today have made life much easier for everyone. Alarms, calculators, games, email, and even social media accounts can all be controlled using a device that originally just allowed someone to connect with someone else while they were on the go. Fortunately, creators are always developing new and amazing things that can be controlled using your cellphone. Another great product allows your garage door opener to be controlled by your cellphone. Use the following...

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Garage Door Security Tips

Posted by on Jul 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Garage Door Security Tips

An attached garage, although convenient, can also be a security concern. Overhead garage doors, whether manual or automatic, can’t be secured in the same manner as regular doors. Breaches in security can lead a vandal or thief to try to gain access to your home through the garage. The following tips can help you better secure your garage door. Tip #1: Roll the Code Opt for an automatic opener with a rolling code feature. This security features means the remote transmits a new code to the opener each time it is used. The opener is...

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Should You Repair or Replace Your Garage Door?

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Should You Repair or Replace Your Garage Door?

If your garage door isn’t working properly, then obviously you want it fixed. Choosing to repair a garage door isn’t always the best choice, and sometimes completely replacing it can actually be more cost effective. However, it can sometimes be difficult to determine when replacing a door is the best decision. If you aren’t sure which choice is best in your case, then here are some aspects of the problem to consider: The age of your garage & the door If your garage has been around for a long time and the door has never...

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Garage Door Giving You Problems? 3 Quick Ways To Get It Moving Again

Posted by on Jul 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Garage Door Giving You Problems? 3 Quick Ways To Get It Moving Again

Have you been getting stuck outside because your garage door is sticking? Or, maybe it’s making strange noises when it opens and closes? If either of these scenarios sound familiar, your garage door may need some maintenance. Don’t worry. In most cases, you’ll be able to take care of the maintenance by yourself. Here are some common issues you may encounter, as well as simple instructions for taking care of the problem. 1. Door Keeps Getting Stuck in One Spot If your garage door keeps getting stuck in the same place or it...

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3 Possible Reasons Why Your Garage Door Won’t Open

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Possible Reasons Why Your Garage Door Won’t Open

Having an electrical garage door can be very convenient. However, that convenience can turn into frustration when the garage door refuses to open. The solution for your garage door opening problems can be simple or it can be complex, depending on what is causing it to malfunction. Here are three possible reasons why your garage door won’t open. 1. Problems with the garage door remote One of the most common reasons a garage door won’t open is because there is an issue with the garage door remote. You should try changing the...

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Someone Breaking Into Garages In Your Neighborhood? Make Sure Everything At Home Is Protected

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Someone Breaking Into Garages In Your Neighborhood? Make Sure Everything At Home Is Protected

If there have been some garage break-ins in your neighborhood, you need to keep yours protected just in case they hit your home. The people breaking in can be sneaky and hard to catch, and there are many levels of security you need to add. To keep your garage in one piece, follow the tips below. Secure Windows Someone could can easily slip through your garage door windows if they are not locked up tight. Put security bars on the outside of the windows, as well as secure window locks inside. Put shutters, blinds, or curtains on the...

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Garage Door Upkeep: 3 Tasks To Include In Your DIY Monthly Maintenance Inspection

Posted by on Jun 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Garage Door Upkeep: 3 Tasks To Include In Your DIY Monthly Maintenance Inspection

Your garage door is an important part of your home’s security and is among the largest moving components of the home. Therefore, it needs to be maintained so that it can work properly. This can be done with basic routine maintenance. According to the International Door Association (IDA), the three monthly things that you should check or do in terms of garage maintenance are visual inspection, lubrication and balance.  Read on to learn more about performing each of these maintenance tasks yourself. 1. Garage Door Visual Inspection...

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Playing It Safe When Replacing Garage Door Springs

Posted by on Jun 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Playing It Safe When Replacing Garage Door Springs

Garage door springs play a central role in the operation of a garage door such that making the smallest mistakes when installing new springs is bound to make it almost impossible for you to open and close your door. But knowing what to install and how to install it is not the greatest challenge when it comes to replacing a garage door spring. What most homeowners struggle with is doing the repair work without putting their safety at risk. This is because most garage door springs are usually under great tension in that the slightest mistake...

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5 Ways To Repurpose Your Old Garage Doors

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Ways To Repurpose Your Old Garage Doors

Repurposing your old garage door is a great way to recycle and create something new to use for your home or even create something new to give away as a gift. Garage doors are large enough pieces to create furniture and even art pieces to make your home look luxurious; it can also save you money by recycling the material instead of buying new material to start your DIYs projects. Here are five unique ways that you can repurpose your old garage doors into something new and useful. 1. Art for your home If your old garage door was made of wood,...

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