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Haven’t Replaced Your Garage Door Opener in Years? 2 New Features of Modern Door Openers to Consider

18 January 2017
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If you have had the "same old" garage door opener in place at your home for many years, then you may not even bother looking into the new garage door opener technology that can make your life easier and safer. Also, the average lifespan of a garage door openeris about 10-12 years, and if yours is getting old, then it is better to replace it now, before it become inoperable, then wait until it suddenly just doesn't open or shut one day and then have to purchase your new opener in a rush.
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Wood Vs. Steel Vs. Aluminum: Comparing Garage Door Materials

8 September 2016
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A good garage door can be hard to find, especially when there are so many choices available. Style choices aren't the only factor when it comes to choosing a new garage door. The material it will be made of is also an important consideration, as your material of choice can affect how your garage door looks and how long it'll last. Wood, steel and aluminum are the most commonly used materials for creating garage doors.
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Create A Safe And Cozy Guest Space In Your Garage

19 February 2016
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If you are not using your home's garage to store your vehicle or for any other specific reason, you may find that the space is perfect for housing overnight guests. The garage is big enough for a couple and provides some privacy both for your guests and for your own family during multi-night visits. Luckily, you don't have to spend thousands of dollars on renovations in order to create a safe and cozy guest space in your garage.
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Here’s What You Need To Know About Garage Door Remote Theft & How To Keep Your Home Secure

21 December 2015
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In Reno and many other areas, thieves are using garage door openers to gain entrance to homes. If you have a garage, here is what you should know and a few important safety tips that can help prevent you from becoming a victim of theft.  How thieves are stealing garage door openers  Thieves can gain access to all the contents of your home if they can get ahold of your garage door opener.
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Increase Your Curb Appeal With These Inexpensive Garage Door Changes

4 November 2015
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If you have a garage in the front of your home, the garage door is one of the largest and most visible parts of your home. A plain door does little to add anything interesting or visually-stimulating to your home. However, trendy garage doors that increase your home's curb appeal, such as carriage and wood garage doors, can be quite expensive. Luckily for you, there are a few ways you can inexpensively change the look and feel of your garage door, while increasing your home's curb appeal.
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Keeping Your Garage Door Functional

When I bought my house, I immediately noticed that my garage door seemed to have trouble. It had a few bent panels, and it seemed to have problems opening and closing. I was frustrated about the problem, and so I decided to see if I could fix it myself. I looked up a few online tutorials, and tried my hand at garage door repair. It was a disaster. I accidentally bent a garage door track, which made it so the door wouldn't even open and close. I ended up calling a professional, who installed a new door and taught me how to maintain it. This blog is all about helping you to keep your garage door functional.

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