Garage Door Blog

December 3, 2018

Want a More Efficient Garage Door? What You Need to Know About Insulation

You might be surprised how big of an impact your garage door can have on your energy bill. Whether it’s heat in the winter or air conditioning in the summer, heating and cooling usually make up the majority of your electricity use. If your garage…

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November 26, 2018

Moldy Garage or Garage Door? Here’s What to Do

Garages get humid, especially in Roseville, California. Even in the cooler months of winter, the constant rain storms and dew can turn the inside of your garage into a virtual swampland. Those kinds of conditions are the perfect incubators for mold. The good news is…

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November 19, 2018

How to Clean a Disgusting Garage Floor with Household Non-toxic Products

Let’s lay it on the line: It’s impossible to truly enjoy your garage if the floor is disgusting. You could have the most beautiful garage door — insulated, made of wood composite materials — but if the floor is oil stained, cracked concrete, it’s nothing…

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October 29, 2018

Is Your Garage Door Repair Covered by Your Insurance Policy?

When it comes to garage doors, stuff happens. It’s inevitable. Your door is a several hundred pound object that goes up and down several times a day. You easily operate it over a thousand times in a course of a year. No wonder if it…

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October 22, 2018

Go Big or Go Home: What You Need to Know About Commercial Garage Doors

Commercial garage doors are just like home garage doors, but bigger right? Yeah, and your Toyota pickup truck is right in league with the big rigs. Think again! The truth is many industrial or agricultural garage needs require oversized doors, which can come with bigger…

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October 8, 2018

Our Top 4 Smart Garage Door Controllers for 2018

Ever worry you forgot to close your garage in the morning? Did your kids ever call you and say they’ve been locked out of the house? How many Amazon packages have stolen off your porch? These are exactly the scenarios for when a smart garage…

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September 24, 2018

What’s Your Favorite Garage Door Color?

These days, there are so many color combinations available for new garage doors, the choice can be overwhelming. Though much depends on taste, you naturally want the color of your door to complement the rest of your home and ultimately find its place within the…

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September 17, 2018

Can You Really Trust Your Garage Door Repair Company? Warning Signs to Look for

Nearly everybody has a garage door, and it seems like nearly everybody has their own garage door repair company these days. Many of these are fly-by-night companies that set up a website and hired unskilled and inexperienced subcontractors to do their dirty work. Sadly, these…

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September 10, 2018

Is It Time to Replace Your Old Garage Door Opener?

How old is your garage door opener? If you’ve had it longer than your NSYNC 2000 World Tour T-Shirt, it might be time for a new one. Chances are that the old opener is outdated and unsafe. In fact, technology has developed some pretty cool…

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March 5, 2018

Ceiling Brackets: A Simple Solution for Storing Your Ladder in the Garage

If you own a home, you need a ladder, even if you only break it out a few times a year to clean the gutters, hang Christmas lights, or rescue the occasional cat from a tree. The rest of the time? Your ladder takes up…

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