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Giving Your Garage Doors The Makeover They Deserve

One day, when I was pulling up to my house, I realized that my garage doors were absolutely hideous. They had unsightly, chipped paint, and I knew that I needed to change them. I looked into replacing the door, but it was just too expensive. Instead of trying to replace them, I realized that it might be a good idea to think about painting them. I headed to the hardware store, picked up some durable-looking paint, and then rented a paint sprayer. After I masked off the area and painted the entire door, it made my house look a lot better. This blog is all about giving your home the TLC it deserves.

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5 Minor Repair Issues That Lead To Hitching Garage Doors
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3 Signs Your Home's Garage Door Is Posing A Safety Hazard To Your Loved Ones
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Neglecting your residential garage door is a regre

How To Stay Safe With A Garage Door
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Garage Door System Damage And Common Repairs That Are Made
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One of the first things to need replacement in you

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Purchasing a home that needs a considerable amount

5 Minor Repair Issues That Lead To Hitching Garage Doors

When a garage door hitches a bit when opening or closing, it can seem like a minor problem since the door is still operating. Eventually, though, the problem can get worse unless the cause is determined and repaired. 1. Bent Panels If your garage door style is a paneled roller door as opposed to being a swing door, then warping of the panels can cause a door to hitch when opening or closing. Read More 

3 Signs Your Home’s Garage Door Is Posing A Safety Hazard To Your Loved Ones

Neglecting your residential garage door is a regrettable mistake that can put your family members' safety at risk. For instance, a defective garage door may collapse on your car and cause injuries to you and severe damage to your vehicle. Therefore, it's advisable to have it regularly inspected and maintained by a residential garage door repair contractor to ensure that it performs to its fullest potential every second. During regular maintenance, garage door issues will get detected at their earliest stages, making them easy to fix. Read More 

How To Stay Safe With A Garage Door

Garage doors are a crucial part of any home and provide protection of a lot of your prized possessions. From cars and projects to tools and bicycles, the garage door has a big job of keeping all of your belongings inside safe. While it is necessary to have a garage door, it is important to understand the dangers of the door and learn how to stay as safe as possible when around one. Read More 

Garage Door System Damage And Common Repairs That Are Made

One of the first things to need replacement in your garage door system are the tension springs. These are tightly wound metal coils that get stretched out every time you open and close your garage door. They get worn out over time, and will start to malfunction. If a tension spring breaks, it can expand across the garage, potentially causing damage to your property and anyone in the way. Your opener may need to be replaced after ten years or more, while the door itself tends to last the longest. Read More 

Buying A Fixer-Upper? 3 Garage Door Problems You May Encounter & What To Do About Them

Purchasing a home that needs a considerable amount of work can be a good way for buyers with rehabbing experience to save a significant amount on the purchase of your home. Many of these fixer-uppers have been through the long, sometimes messy process of foreclosure and may have been left vacant and suffered from exposure or vandalism during that time.  One of the areas that often requires repairs or renovations on these fixer-upper homes is the automatic garage door. Read More