1. Garage Insulation is Just Insulation, Right? (Part Two)

    In part one of this series, we discovered that indeed, home insulation can be used for insulation the garage. We also discovered that it’s important to determine what you require from your garage — does it need to be temperature regulated, or do you need it to maintain heat? There is a big diffe…Read More

  2. Why Build a Drive-Through Garage?

    When it comes to garages, most people think there are only a couple kinds, so there are really no decisions to be made about it in a new home build, right? Contrary to common knowledge, garages along with their counterparts — garage doors — are all highly customizable! You can choose from differ…Read More

  3. Preparing Your Garage For The Changing Seasons

    You may have noticed in the last week how the mornings are changing from light, bright, and warm, to dark and chilly. This signals only one thing — the transition from the balmy months of frozen drinks and AC, into the cooler fall and winter seasons. As a homeowner, there are things you have to do…Read More

  4. Do You Have a Garage Poltergeist?

    If you have an electric garage door, they can play host to a variety of issues, including the harboring of and manifestation of poltergeist! Have you ever had your garage door open or close on its own with no one in sight? This ghost is not only scaring the entire family, but it’s causing a huge s…Read More

  5. Garage Insulation Is Just Insulation, Right? (Part One)

    In a previous post, we learned why garage insulation is crucial if you have an attached garage. Not only does it keep temperatures regulated to protect your vehicles and belongings, but it also acts as the first line of defense to any noxious chemicals, poisons, and fire. Now that we’ve explored w…Read More

  6. Detached Garage Insulation: Do or Don’t?

    In a previous post, we examined if garage insulation on an attached garage is necessary, and yes, it’s definitely a “do.”  You can read more on that here. A detached garage may not always serve the same function as an attached garage — yes they may still act as extra storage, but many times…Read More

  7. Attached Garage Insulation: Do or Don’t?

    For many homeowners, the garage is a very practical space — it keeps your cars housed, safe from weather, and it provides a place to work on hobbies and extra storage. If you have an attached garage, you may want to save a quick buck initially by not insulating it, and this may cause issues in the…Read More

  8. Garage Door Security

    One of the best inventions has been the automatic garage door and the garage door openers that complement them and make life, oh so much easier. Now you can open the garage door from feet away and pull in to unload groceries or leave your house without having to out and open and close the door behin…Read More

  9. The Trouble With a Noisy Garage Door

    Having a garage to park your cars in and use for storage provides valuable space for your home, but sometimes, the rattles and squeaks that come from your garage door constantly opening and closing can be a little too noisy. There are no surprises of someone coming home because the garage door is a …Read More

  10. Keep Your Trips to the ER Minimal: Garage Door Safety For Kids

    It was only in the 90s when the eyes at the bottom of an electric garage door that detect objects were mandatory, so in the years following, garage door injuries and deaths have decreased in numbers in kids. To ensure the safety of your family — especially the little ones — have your electric ga…Read More