Creating A Gorgeous Garage Door

Protecting Your Home: Use Your Smart Device To Keep Your Garage Secure

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Protecting Your Home: Use Your Smart Device To Keep Your Garage Secure

If you’re concerned about keeping your home and family safe from burglary and other crimes, use your smart device to secure and monitor your garage. Smart devices, such as cell phones and tablets, can help you keep track of who’s entering and leaving your home through your garage. It’s also possible to connect your smart device to your garage door opener to help you keep your home and garage secure. Here’s why smart devices come in handy, how you can use your smart devices to monitor your garage and what you can do to...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Garage Door Installation

Posted by on Jul 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Frequently Asked Questions About Garage Door Installation

If your garage door is at the end of its lifespan, you may be looking to replace it. Garage doors can last up to 30 years and given their long lifespans, many people have never had to have one replaced before. If this is your first time, you may have many questions about the garage door replacement and installation process. Getting answers to these questions can help you understand the process. Here are a few questions you may have about garage door installation. Can You Install a New Garage Door Yourself? Thanks to the Internet and home...

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Tips For Choosing The Best Security Gates For Your Needs And Budget

Posted by on Jul 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Choosing The Best Security Gates For Your Needs And Budget

In addition to providing your home with an extra layer of protection, a driveway security gate can also create a beautiful and welcoming focal point on your property. If you’ve never purchased or installed a driveway security gate in the past, you may not know what is available, or even where to begin. From choosing the ideal gate design for your property to deciding whether or not to have an automatic or manual product, here are a few tips to help you choose an ideal driveway security gate: Driveway Gate Types When it comes to...

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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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