Garage Articles & Tips

Revised December 22, 2023. Winter poses some unique problems for garage doors and openers. From frozen door panels to warped tracks, cold weather can usher in a host of issues. Of course, the best way to combat winter garage door problems is by... Read more .

Garage door opener sensors are a safety feature that prevents the door from closing if something or someone is in the path of the door. The safety sensors use an invisible beam of infrared light to detect obstructions in the garage door’s path.... Read more .

Updated on October 22, 2023. Get your garage door opener working again by following these expert DIY tips. Garage door openers stand as the pinnacle of modern functionality for homeowners across America. So when the garage door opener refuses to... Read more .

Updated on October 20, 2023. Technology advancements are making smart home systems more and more popular, and with the number of smart homes forecasted to surpass 300 million in 2023, it’s something you’ll want to look into if you haven’t... Read more .

Garage doors typically last 15 to 20 years for most homes. In some areas where intense weather takes its toll on garage doors, you may need to replace the door when it’s only 10 years old. It’s easy to spot an aged garage door – you’ll see faded... Read more .

The national average for costs recouped from a minor kitchen remodel is 72.2 percent, according to Remodeling magazine’s 2021 Cost vs. Value Report. You’ve been thinking about remodeling your kitchen but worry that you won’t be able to recoup the... Read more .

Garage doors injure thousands of people every year. Help keep your family safe with these tips. Your garage door is the largest, heaviest moving object in your home. You don’t want to mess with it. Every year, hospital emergency departments treat... Read more .