Garage Door Blog

February 22, 2021

Installing a New Garage Door? Why You Should Hire a Professional

Let’s face it. Some jobs are better left to the experts. You don’t do your own root canals do you? Nor would you redo your own roof or build your own house — unless you were a professional in the industry. Garage doors are no…

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February 8, 2021

Restyle Your Garage Door with Decorative Hardware

When it comes to garage doors, the curb appeal factor is a very special thing. Having a great looking garage door not only increases homeowner satisfaction, but can dramatically boost property values. (Curb appeal is the main reason a new garage door installation has one…

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January 25, 2021

A DIY How To Guide to Install a New Garage Door Opener

Your average garage door will last you 25 to 30 years. But your average garage door opener is about half that — 10 to 15 years. That means you can expect to need to install a new garage door opener twice as often as a…

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January 11, 2021

A Brief Guide to Car Lifts in Your Garage

If you’ve spent any time watching YouTube, you know it’s full of tips on DIY garage door repair. The quality of these videos can vary. Many of the garage door repairs they suggest aren’t really things the average homeowner can do themselves. For many repairs,…

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December 28, 2020

Drowning in Toys? Tips to Organize Your Garage

Got kids? Then you’ve got toys. And the betting odds are 10 to 1 they’re taking over your garage. We talk a lot about garage door repair tips on this blog. Today, I thought we’d try something different and discuss garage organization — mainly how…

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December 14, 2020

Our Garage Door Weatherstripping Repair Guide

It’s almost wintertime — and that means in Roseville, California, it’s time to prepare for winter’s heavy rainstorms. How’s your garage door looking? Is it in good repair? One easy DIY garage door repair we recommend this time of year is weatherproofing your garage door….

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November 30, 2020

Storing Your Car for a While? Why You Need a Car Cover

Perhaps you’ve got a baby — a beautiful antique or historic car you don’t plan on driving very often. Something that precious you want to protect. Sure, store it in a garage and keep the garage door secure. Perhaps even lock your garage door if…

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November 16, 2020

Don’t Procrastinate: Spot Repair Issues with an Annual Garage Door Inspection

The truth is garage doors usually work so well we take them for granted. We assume the door will go up smoothly and efficiently each and every time we use them — until they don’t. Then your whole world comes crashing down.  And here’s the…

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November 2, 2020

Dented or Missing Garage Door Panel? Tips to Effective Repair

Your garage door has plenty of moving parts and components that make it function and look aesthetically pleasing to a home. As time goes on, it’s natural parts of your garage door will need repair. When it comes to appearance, some of the most important…

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October 19, 2020

3 Common Areas Your Home Leaks Energy

Nobody likes opening the electric bill. And in Roseville, California during the hot summer months, your eyes can practically gouge out of your head at how high it is. But you don’t have to take it sitting down. In fact, your home is probably wasting…

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