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Archive: December 2019

The Convenience & Safety of Smart Homes & Garage Doors


Lights are a sign of life — an indication someone’s home, living life in their cozy sanctuary of an obode. The beautiful thing about smart technology for overhead garage doors and your home is you can turn on your lights, even when you’re not home.

3 Types of Garage Door Materials


If you are considering installing a new garage door, the first decision you need to make is what material to use. Essentially, there are 3 basic garage door materials: steel, aluminum, and wood. This guide will walk you through how to find the right garage

4 Qualities of Superior Commercial Garage Doors


Installing a new garage door is a great investment — in fact it’s one of the best improvements you can make in your home in terms of ROI — 98%, nearly dollar for dollar. But not all garage doors are the same — they can

Ready to Upgrade Your Garage Door? 5 Great Ideas


Technology is amazing, especially when it comes to garage doors. If you are considering installing a new garage door, it pays to research the options available. You can also upgrade an existing door for better functions, features, and value. In fact, both installing a new

The Advantages of Steel Garage Door Installations — Why It Just Might Be the Best


When deciding on the right garage door to install, there are numerous materials to choose from: wooden, aluminum, fiberglass, and steel. And while steel might not have the natural appeal of wood or the lightness of aluminum, it has many advantages that often get overlooked.

Why You Should Invest Your Tax Return on New Garage Door Installation


Tax returns are starting to come back. And while it may be tempting to put that check towards a family vacation, new clothes, digital devices, or a speedboat — those aren’t the smartest investments. A new garage door, on the other hand, is just that

The Best Floor Options to Renovate Your Garage Interior


Don’t settle for an ugly garage. Clearly, establishing it as a comfortable living space begins with the foundation — the floor. Chances are, your garage floor is stained with oil, cracked, cold and just plain nasty. If you are planning to convert your garage into

Which Garage Door Opener is Best for You?


Garage door openers can vary widely when it comes to design and power. When installing a new garage door opener, it’s important to understand how each design works so you know which is best for you. You’ll also need to know how powerful of a

Handy Tips to Keep Your Garage Door Functioning Beautifully


Tired of your old garage door? You could try installing a new one. Studies show it has one of the highest returns on investment when it comes to home improvement projects, virtually dollar for dollar. Yet it can cost upwards of $1,000 to $3,000 for

Love the Look of Wood But Hate the Work? Consider a Composite Garage Door Alternative


Unless you do garage door repair professionally, you probably don’t know a lot about garage doors. And that’s okay. Most people only buy one or two garage doors their entire lives. But when you are in the market, you tend to read everything you can

How to Repair a Garage Door Off Track

Did your garage door come off track? Stop using it immediately. You could seriously damage the door as well as the track. If it’s not too bad you may be able to realign the door yourself. Raise the door to the spot where it came off track. Locate where the wheels jammed. This can be difficult. If you can’t find the spot, don’t force it. You may need to call a professional. Unbend the part of the track that came undone. Hammer the door back into place with a rubber mallet. Bend the track back to its original position with a pair of pliers. Test the door to see if it runs smoothly. But keep in mind the ease of this DIY repair can vary according to the circumstance. If it seems beyond your technical capabilities, call a garage door repair professional. You don’t want to damage the door or the track.