Painting the Garage Door


Do you look at your garage door and wish that it were a different color? Maybe the paint has started to crack with age, or perhaps the color has started to wear away. Even if it was only painted recently, you might still feel that it is time to change up the color and to improve the style. No matter the reason, you can change the look of your door and give your garage and home a new look. It’s easier than you might think.

Over the course of this post, we will be covering metal doors, including insulated and non-insulated options. If you have a wooden door, whether it has stain or paint on it, you will want to talk with a company that sells paint in your area to learn what you need and how to do a great job with it.
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Look No Further for Traditional Garage Door Inspiration

Carriage house style

When it comes to architectural styles, there are a lot of things to choose from. If you’ve been told to go with a traditional, classic style of garage door, do you know exactly what that means? Or if it is truly what you need? Whether you are renovating, trying to increase the curb appeal of your home, or looking to improve the insulation level and protective properties of your garage door to keep your garage more comfortable, traditional options for your garage door abound. A garage door is more than basic utilitarian object – it is an integral part of your home’s architecture that enhances its beauty and character.

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Turn Part of your Basement into a Garage

Turn Part of your Basement into a GarageSome homeowners look for ways to add storage space, especially in properties with limited acreage. Here’s how you can transform a basement room into a garage. To do this, the homeowner replaced his sliding glass doors with a 6’ 10” x 6’ 6” garage door. He even outfitted it with an electric garage door opener.

The homeowner doesn’t use this garage for parking his car, but rather for storing his motorcycle and his snowmobile, among other things.
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Your Garage Door Color Is a Huge Part of Your Home’s Appeal

Your Garage Door Color Is a Huge Part of Your Home’s Appeal - Door Systems Inc.

How much time and effort have you put into choosing your garage door color? If you are like many out there, you probably haven’t thought too much about it at all. You just figure you’ll choose white and be done with it. However, this could be a mistake. Your garage door is one of the largest elements of your home, and it can affect the overall look and curb appeal of your property, and may even affect its value. Choosing the right color is actually quite important. This is true of the garage door, just as much as it is of the house color.
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