Accent Your Garage Doors

Take your garage door from functional to fantastic with these simple tips! Garage doors come in a variety of styles, but even the most attention-getting garage door can use a little dressing up to integrate with the exterior of your home perfectly. These simple tweaks...

Remodelling Trends – Improving Curb Appeal

If you’re looking to improve the appearance and ultimately, the salability of your home, there’s one decision that pays big dividends: enhancing curb appeal. There are many ways to make this happen: plant trees, remove trees, replace an old fence, repair the sidewalk...

Insulating Your Garage

When it comes to home improvement, one question is often posed: Is it worth the expense, effort and time required to insulate my garage? If your garage is detached, there’s no direct benefit to insulating unless you’re planning to use the garage as a workspace or...

Is it time to replace my garage door?

If you’re like most homeowners, you don’t spend much time thinking about your garage door. It opens, it closes, the remote works – good to go, or is it? The garage door is generally the biggest moving part in your home and accounts for up to 40 per cent of the façade...

The Downside of DIY

Does the thought of a new DIY project start your heart pounding? Do you feel downright giddy when you visit the local hardware store and peruse all the “cool tools” available? While it’s great to be a home handy-person, there are certain projects best left to the...

Reclaim Your Space

“The other day,” a friend said, “My wife spoke five of the most frightening words a man can hear – especially on a warm, autumn day when he’s headed out to the golf course.” “Let me guess,” I replied, “Did she say, ‘Did you clean the garage?’” OK, those may not be the...

Teach Your Children Well – Garage Door Safety

Children love to explore – they’re curious about everything. They want to know how things work and sometimes, in the process of discovery, place themselves in jeopardy. Today, many children enter the home through the garage door, especially after school or if riding a...

Less Than the Best – Don’t get Stung!

“You know,” he said, “If you pay me cash, I’ll knock a few bucks off the bill.” There are less-than-savoury characters in every type of business, and the garage door business is no exception. A garage door is a significant investment and like most work performed on...

Choosing the Right Garage Door Dealer

You might think having a new garage door installed is simple: find a nearby dealer, select your door and await installation. Couldn’t be easier, right? The truth is, not all garage doors are created equal nor are all garage door companies the same. You’ll need to do a...

Garage Door Care and Maintenance

Your home is likely the single biggest investment you’ll ever make, and your overhead garage door is probably the largest moving object in your home. Garage door care and maintenance are vital to ensure the safe operation of your door and years of dependable service....