Recent Garage Doors Articles


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Garage Insulation: The Surprising Energy Saver

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 27, 2015

At an average size of 400 square feet, your garage is an important part of your property. Not only does it shelter your vehicle from extremes of weather and would-be thieves, it most...


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Will Your Insurance Cover Garage Door Repair?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 12, 2015

Crash! Crunch! There are few things less like music to a homeowner's ears than the sound of a vehicle (your own or someone else's) backing solidly into your garage door. And the sight...


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4 Ways to Spruce up Your Garage for Spring

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 23, 2015

Dedicate One Corner to (Controlling) Clutter Garages are clutter magnets. There's no way around this; it's an inevitable fact of life … or is it? What if you could tame your...


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Garage Door Panel Repair or Replace?

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 10, 2015

Your sectional roll-up garage door is composed of at least three hinged panels (usually steel, although some are wooden). Occasionally one of the panels may be damaged by a vehicle...


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ID a Faulty Garage Door Spring

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jan 20, 2015

How often do you use your garage door? Even if you open and close it only when you're leaving for work or coming home, that's a total of approximately 500 times per year. All that wear...