Adding a detached garage to your home gives you a chance to add space to the layout and help ensure that both you and potential buyers love the home. But, creating the right look and feel to your garage while marrying it to the house takes a bit of planning ahead. Here are 4 key aspects to building the right way. Don't Let it Detract Generally, a detached garage should sit back from the front entrance and street so as to avoid overpowering the home itself. [Read More]
Is It Time For A New Garage Door?
Your home's garage door should last a very long time, but if it's been a very long time already, you may have to do some deep thinking about the future of that door. Obviously, if the door is still in good shape and working well, you can keep repairing most problems that occur. But if the door has been having more and more issues, it may be time to replace it. [Read More]
Top 3 Possible Garage Door Repairs
Do you have a garage door that no longer works the way that it should? Are you thinking about trying to take care of the repair on your own? While there are many home repairs that you may be able to accomplish, fixing your damaged garage door may not be one of those things. Repairing a garage door can be dangerous for a variety of reasons and is best left to a professional. [Read More]
Should You Change Your Garage Door Springs?
Of all the components of your garage door, the springs are one of the most reliable. The springs can break, but they have a long lifespan, which means that the need for repairs is less than other parts of the door. When the springs break though, it is not just a mechanical issue, but a safety issue. If your springs are damaged, here is what you need to know. What Happens When the Springs Break? [Read More]