Recent Garage Door Maintenance Articles


Your Summer Home Maintenance Checklist To Take Care Of Now

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 04, 2017

ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS! Summer vacation is interrupted to bring you this public service announcement: Your home needs you. While you’re relaxing and having fun, your house is...


7 Exterior Home Improvements That Add Appeal And Value

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 27, 2017

It’s a fact of modern life … many homeowners are currently living in a house they like well enough, but don’t expect to stay in long term. Are you in this position?...

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DIY Garage Organization: Clear Out, Clean Up, Optimize

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 21, 2017

Quick! What does the following quote refer to? Everybody complains about _____, but nobody does anything about it. If you guessed “the clutter in my garage,” you weren’t...


How to Keep Your Home Warm When It's C-C-Cold Outside

Posted by Laura Firszt | Feb 03, 2016

Freezing weather outdoors ... cozy and warm inside your home. For many folks, that's a picture of the ideal winter conditions. Cranking up the furnace is one possible way to get that...

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10 Affordable Ways to Add Fast Curb Appeal

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 24, 2015

If you've just listed your house with a real estate broker -- or are merely daydreaming about putting your place on the market someday -- you've no doubt heard of the importance of...


4 Great Ways to Update Your Garage Doors

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 14, 2015

What's one of the most noticeable features when you view your home from outside? Why, the garage doors, of course. If they are in need of a facelift, they'll make your whole house exterior...

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Protect Your Garage Door Opener Against Power Surges

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 05, 2015

Do you ever stop and think about how much you need your garage door opener? Probably not. Like most folks, you just naturally expect this handy little device to keep doing its job....

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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...