A wooden garage door can add a lot to your home's curb appeal. It's a classic and traditional look that invokes times gone by. But a real wooden door might set you back 2 or 3 times as much as a regular aluminum model. But there's good news: a compromise can be found. What is it? Painting an aluminum door like wood. Here's a 5-step guide to making your own.
- When homeowners prepare for hurricanes, they often bring in outside items that could become projectiles and board up windows to prevent breakage. A vulnerable spot that is frequently forgotten is the garage door. Because of the width of an opening, this is one of the areas that are most at risk to heavy winds and projectiles. Here are ways to protect the garage during
- Automatic garage doors are an excellent way of ensuring that you are able to easily enter and exit the garage. Sadly, these doors can experience a number of problems that can cause inconveniences for your home. Many new homeowners are not familiar with addressing some of the more common issues that a garage door can encounter, which can make these problems seem more d
- The different options and styles for customizing overhead garage doors have ballooned in recent years. If you find yourself in the market for a new garage door, consider the importance of the following factors. Base Material Modern overhead garage doors come in many different materials. Vinyl and other strong synthetic compounds are a long-lasting option, althou
- Does your garage door sound like fingernails on a chalkboard? There's nothing worse than the ear piercing squeak and grind of a noisy garage door opener, except maybe when the neighbors hear it after dark. Can you quiet the sound of a noisy garage door opener? Yes! And here's how: Step #1: Tightening Loose Parts Nuts and bolts are common culprits of unwanted noise. Th