If you have ever tapped the key on a garage door opener only to have nothing happen, you understand why it is important to maintain your garage doors properly. Most of us do not even give this issue a second thought, until the door doesn’t open. At Garaga, we have tips to ensure the door and opener remain fully operational, and never give you a nasty surprise.
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January 26, 2018
December 29, 2017
Perhaps you’ve been thinking about updating the garage door, and even speaking with friends, co-workers and neighbours about it when one of them asks “Are you going to have the door frame covered in aluminum, too?” You may not have even known this was an option, or thought that you were stuck scraping, painting and maintaining it year after year. The good news is that you can cover the exterior garage door frame in aluminum. Professionals call it applying aluminum capping and/or cladding it, and recommend it for both esthetics and easier upkeep.
October 27, 2017
You have been searching the Internet looking for the perfect new garage door. You’ve decided that the R-16 thermal resistance value of your next door will be the best for your needs. You want to be sure that the new door you purchase really provides that insulation, but how can you find out the truth?
September 29, 2017
When you’re buying a garage door, you know that it’s going to be a considerable investment. However, you’ll probably only have to do it a couple of times over your lifetime. You’ll want to be sure, though, that you’re fully satisfied with your purchase, and that the installation work is done properly.
September 1, 2017
The garage door to your home is extremely important, both from a practical and safety point of view. Many people today even use it as the main way of gaining entry into their home, so keeping it functioning properly is of primary concern. Because this is so important, you need to be careful about who you trust to come and repair the door when it malfunctions in any way. Ask relatives or friends for a specialist that they trust. Word of mouth is always better than inviting some stranger into your home.
August 4, 2017
You’re in the garage one day and suddenly, your garage door makes a funny sound. As time passes, there’s another creak and maybe a bang. You’re not too worried, as long as it operates normally. However, you know that eventually the racket is the result of some sort of problem that needs to be fixed. You know that you might be on your way to work one morning and your car could be stuck in the garage if you don’t get it taken care of.
June 30, 2017
The surface of your driveway says a great deal about how much you care for the appearance of your home, and it can impact your curb appeal as well. With so many different materials available on the market today, it is important to weigh the pros and cons to determine the best possible look to your own driveway, and one that fits within your budget.
June 2, 2017
The garage door is a trusted and reliable part of our home…until it isn’t. After all, garage doors do malfunction, fail and ultimately need to be replaced. They can age and degrade and make our homes look pretty bad where curb appeal is concerned. Because of that, we are going to look at the top 7 reasons to consider updating or replacing your garage door.
April 28, 2017
Are you planning to buy new garage door sometime in the near future? If so, you’ll want to make sure you make the most of this major investment. To do this, make sure you secure the service of an experienced garage door specialist. This way, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that the door you buy will meet your needs and fall well within your budget.
April 28, 2017
In an extensive interview with Lars Niit, president of Door Systems Metro Boston, he provides answers to questions about what homeowners should look for when purchasing a new garage door.