Creating A Gorgeous Garage Door

Comparing Oil Tempered And Zinc Galvanized Torsion Springs

Posted by on May 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Comparing Oil Tempered And Zinc Galvanized Torsion Springs

To most homeowners, a torsion spring is just a torsion spring. But what many homeowners don’t know is that there are two types of torsion springs to choose from — oil tempered torsion springs and zinc galvanized torsion springs. When it comes to replacing the springs on your garage door, it’s crucial to understand the advantages and disadvantages that each type offers. Pros and Cons of Oil-Tempered Torsion Springs The “oil-tempered” in oil-tempered torsion springs refers to the process used to increase its...

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3 Rental Home Updates Sure to Boost Tenant Interest and Increase Profits

Posted by on Apr 28, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Rental Home Updates Sure to Boost Tenant Interest and Increase Profits

As a landlord, it’s possible to create a guaranteed monthly income while working as your own boss. Your rental home can generate various benefits to take advantage of, such as multiple tax deduction opportunities and the the ability to expand your personal or business investment portfolio. When preparing your rental home for new tenants, take the opportunity to make a few updates that should help boost tenant interest and therefore increase your overall profits. Consider implementing one or more the following ideas: Spruce Up the Garage...

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Tips To Properly Seal And Repair A Wood Garage Door

Posted by on Apr 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips To Properly Seal And Repair A Wood Garage Door

If you have a wooden garage door, then you can expect the door to stay in great condition for 50 to 75 years. This is one reason why wood is considered a preferred material when it come to these doors. Not only will wood last a long time, but it will gain natural beauty as it ages. Wood doors can actually be repaired fairly easily when compared to aluminum, steel, and vinyl as well. You will need to complete some maintenance on your door though if you want it to last as long as it should. Keep reading to learn about some tips to help you...

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An In-Depth Guide On Testing And Adjusting Your Garage Door’s Auto-Reverse Feature

Posted by on Apr 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on An In-Depth Guide On Testing And Adjusting Your Garage Door’s Auto-Reverse Feature

To reduce the risk of serious injury, most modern garage door openers incorporate an auto-reverse feature that immediately reverses the door if there’s an obstruction in the door’s path. As with any other garage door component, this safety feature requires frequent testing and occasional adjustment. The following shows how to test and adjust the auto-reverse feature on garage door openers. Testing and Adjusting Openers with Photoelectric Sensors Many of today’s garage door openers use photoelectric sensors to detect...

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