How to find a quality garage door business

Like any industry, the quality of companies in the garage door business can vary. If you have had a bad experience with one firm, or if someone you know has, you may be wary of all garage door companies. There are skilled and dedicated garage door companies who will handle your project professionally. How can you avoid those that are not serious and find a true garage door pro?
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5 Ways to Save Money on Garage Door Repairs

Saving MoneyRepairs cost money, and nobody likes having to fork out their hard-earned cash. But, it you follow these tips, you’ll be able to avoid costly repairs.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Choose a High Quality Garage Door System

Garage doors are just like everything else – you get what you pay for! If you pay peanuts, don’t expect a top-notch system that will last you over a decade. When you’re buying a new garage door, ask about the thickness of the steel used in the hardware your garage door fitter is going to install, ask why one component is better than another, and ask questions about the exterior weatherstripping – is one sort better and more durable in cold weather?
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Everything you need to know about garage door openers


No doubt you already know the basics: They make your life easier! But do you know anything else about garage door openers?
 
Having some basic knowledge will help if you ever need to contact a garage door specialist about issues with your electric garage door opener. For this reason, we’ve written this helpful article so your problems will never get lost in translation!
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Garage flooring options


If you’re thinking about changing the flooring in your garage, you’re no doubt looking for a durable option. I mean let’s face it, your garage floor takes a beating! Not only do you drive on it, but it can easily become stained from all the equipment you keep in there!
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Understanding the Versatility of Glass Garage Doors


Today, more and more people are investing in their yards, transforming front and back yards into extensions of their home’s interior. It’s a great way to enjoy life more, and get the most out of those warm summer evenings, or just for soaking up the beauty of nature outdoors. There’s no reason that your garage door can’t be included in those improvements.
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What are reinforcement struts used for?


Reinforcement struts are generally installed on double garage doors, for example, doors that are 16 feet wide. You’ve probably noticed a U-shaped bar, but maybe you weren’t sure what it was… Well, now you know. Read on to find out what they are used for.
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Party in the garage!


Hosting a party but not sure you have enough space in your house? Hosting a garden party but worried the weather might throw a spanner into the works? Worry no longer! If you’ve got a garage, you’ve got the perfect party environment.
 
Okay, I know what you’re thinking, “garage = perfect party environment, really?” Well, it might not look like a party venue at first glance, but if you follow the tips in this article, you can easily and quickly transform your garage into the ideal party space.
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A garage door with a pedestrian (walk-through) door: the pros and cons


It looks interesting on the Internet, but you’re wondering if it’s really worth it. You tell yourself “Instead of opening my big garage door, I could access the garage through the small one.” Indeed, there are building layouts where using a garage door with a pedestrian door is definitely worthwhile. The most common residential situation is when the garage is located in the basement of a house making a regular access steel door (36″ X 78″ or 91 X 198 cm) next to the garage door or on the side of the garage is almost impossible.
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