Do I Need an Insulated Garage Door in Florida?

Posted on: March 25, 2020

Updated July 21st, 2020 When many homeowners consider replacing their current garage door with a trendy insulated option, they consider protecting their garage space from extremely cold temperatures — so how would those upgrades benefit Florida residents? Garages aren’t considered additional living space, so when your house was built, this area was not constructed with […]

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What to Do If Your Garage Door Is Misaligned

Posted on: March 12, 2020

Updated: March 12th, 2020 Garage doors are used by most homeowners every day as the primary entrance to their homes. With constant use, it’s common to experience problems with garage door functionality due to worn or damaged hardware. One of the most universal garage door issues for homeowners is a misaligned garage door, which makes the […]

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Florida’s Premier Home Improvement Show: May 24th -27th

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Florida’s premier home show is coming to our neck of the woods again when the Home Design and Remodeling Show arrives at the Greater Fort Lauderdale Broward County Convention Center. For more than 40 years, the Home Design and Remodeling Show has featured area vendors that offer the best in products and services for home construction, renovation […]

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Safe and Fun Garage Activities for Kids

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Whether it’s a rainy day or too hot to go outside, the garage is a great place to put together some activities for your kids! Open the door while it’s raining to enjoy the cool breezes, or keep it shut to keep out the heat. Before you start planning some games for your kids in […]

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Best Ways to Keep Your Garage Door Clean

Posted on: February 26, 2019

You’re already doing routine chores around the house, like vacuuming, dusting, and mopping. But, did you know you should be cleaning your garage door, too? When you routinely clean your garage door, you’re maintaining your home’s curb appeal and helping keep the mechanisms in good working order. If too much dirt and grime build-up, it […]

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Alternative Garage Space Ideas

Posted on: February 11, 2019

Despite many homes having a garage for parking cars, many are either too small to comfortably park vehicles, or homeowners are keeping their cars in the driveway, preferring to use the garage as overflow storage space for unused household items, garden tools or outdoor equipment. Instead of using your garage as an at-home storage unit, […]

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4 Reasons to Get a New Garage Door

Posted on: January 30, 2019

Updated July 23rd, 2020 When you think about home improvement projects, kitchen and bathroom remodels probably come to mind. You’re probably considering many different factors to help you decide which project to start. Your budget, the return on investment, the timeline and how the project will affect your home life are all important things to […]

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Is Your Garage Door Ready for the Next Hurricane?

Posted on: July 11, 2018

South Florida residents are no strangers to frequent hurricanes. During a hurricane, garage doors serve a critical role in protecting your home against high winds. The loss of a garage door during a storm can lead to an uncontrolled buildup of internal pressure in your home, leading to roof and supporting wall blowouts. In 1992, one […]

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Common Garage Door Noises Every Homeowner Should Know

Posted on: June 13, 2018

Leaving for work one morning, you notice your garage door making a strange new noise — maybe a grinding sound or squeak as it opens or closes.  Your garage door may still open and close as needed, but many homeowners make the mistake of not asking what unfamiliar sounds could indicate. Eventually, your garage door […]

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Garage Upgrades for Your Smart Home

Posted on: June 13, 2018

Today, technology has made many of our daily tasks and home systems easier, streamlined and more efficient. With new smart garage door openers, you can operate your system from anywhere using your smartphone, tablet or computer. But why bother integrating your garage door opener with your home and mobile technology when your classic garage door […]

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