What Should I Know about Repainting My Garage Door?

If it’s been quite a few years since your garage door was last painted, or you’ve never repainted it, and it’s an older model, it could probably use a fresh coat. Painting your garage door can help to keep it protected from the elements, and can also modernize it and allow it to tie into your home’s overall aesthetic. It can also boost curb appeal and value if you’re thinking about selling. However, what should you know about the painting process?

The information below is specific to metal doors, including insulated and uninsulated. Wood garage doors will need different steps and products, and you should contact your local paint dealer to learn how to go about it, and what stain or paint might be best.
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Ideas for Choosing a Traditional Garage Door Style

Choosing a Traditional Garage Door Style

When you renovate your home, you do not necessarily need to use modern designs. In fact, traditional, classic styles are still very popular.

If you want to give your newer home some classic elements or preserve the design of your older home, you should not forget to include a garage door in your plans.

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Boost Safety by Ensuring Your Children Know How to Use Garage Doors Safely

Chances are good that most of your family uses the interior garage door to access your home. It’s becoming more and more common these days. The front door is largely left unused.
However, this can be problematic, even dangerous. Your children could be harmed by the garage door if they don’t know basic safety and usage precautions. Below, we’ll cover some of the most important considerations you need to make regarding your kids and garage doors.
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Protecting your car in the garage

Parking in a one-car garage requires a certain level of finesse, especially if you also use your garage for storage. You certainly don’t want to hit anything, and you definitely need to be well-centred with enough room to open your car doors. So, what can you do?
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How to recognize a garage door fraudster

We live in a very technology-driven age and that means that usually when we need information, we look online.
We’re not at all surprised that your first port of call when something goes wrong with your garage door is a search engine to find the nearest garage door expert.
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Why Is My Garage Door Making Strange Sounds?

Not that long ago, your trusty garage door started making some pretty strange sounds. It caused some concern, but not enough to warrant really doing anything. It might be nothing – after all, the door is still working, right?
The rational part of you knows that you should do something about those noises. Chances are good that the door will eventually stop working if you don’t act, and you’ll wake up one morning to find that you can’t get your car out of the garage.
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Driveway surfaces 101

Resurfacing your driveway and unsure which surface material to choose?
We understand that it can feel overwhelming faced with all that choice, that’s why we’ve written this blog post to help you evaluate the best option for you and your home. Whether you’re worried about the environment or your bank balance, we can help you find the right fit!
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