Recent Garage Doors Articles

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Upgrade Builder Grade with Easy, Inexpensive Fixes

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 01, 2014

“Builder grade” is a term used to refer to home construction materials. It is the lowest ranking, compared to quality, custom and ultra custom grades. If you live in a builder...

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Carriage Doors Versus Roll-Up Doors

Posted by Anna Hill | Feb 16, 2014

If you’ve been thinking about installing new doors for your garage, the appearance and function of the new doors are worth considering in-depth. There are a number of different...

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Garage Door Replacement Cost

Posted by Philip Schmidt | Feb 14, 2014

Shortly after I bought my 1950s house a few years ago, I released the garage door opener from the door, for a reason I can't remember. What I do remember was the heavy wood door sliding...

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Convert Garage Door to High Lift

Posted by Glenda Taylor | Feb 10, 2014

It’s the ultimate in floor space conservation. If your garage ceiling has enough clearance, you just might be able to park two cars in the same stall. Not two Range Rovers...

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Pass Door in a Garage Door

Posted by Glenda Taylor | Feb 10, 2014

Ask any real estate agent how important a garage is in the sale of a home and they’ll tell you it ranks right up there with bedrooms, bathrooms and large country kitchens. Nearly...