Sick of looking at a mighty mess every time you open your garage door? You’re not alone! But thankfully, transforming your garage from a hot mess to an organized haven is easy!
Once upon a time, these HOUZZ users also felt like you, but they took things into their own hands and now have beautifully organized garages. These are just some of our favourites.
Garage doors can be dangerous things. If they’re in tip-top working order, you’re unlikely to lose a limb, but start fiddling around with a damaged door and you could be putting yourself at serious risk. While there are some repairs you can handle yourself, don’t try and tackle any of these five issues.
If you’re thinking about painting the interior of your garage, first you need to do some planning.
Chances are your garage isn’t empty, so you’re going to have to find somewhere to store its contents for a week. Maybe someone you know has space in their garage? If not, you could always rent a storage unit. Read More
If you’ve recently spent some time doing up your garage to make it into a more comfortable environment year-round, you’ve no doubt invested in wall and ceiling insulation, and now you’re wondering whether you should also make the effort to insulate your non-insulated garage door.
What are you using your garage for right now? Some might use it for their car, but many people end up using it as an extra storage space, or they do not use it at all. Why not consider turning it into something else that will be perfect for your hobby – scrapbooking!
If this idea sounds intriguing, you will be happy to know that it is easier to do than you might think. Imagine how nice it will be to head out there and scrapbook in your own space.
We’ve compiled a list of the things that you need to have if you want to turn your garage into the perfect scrapbooking workshop.
Wall-mounted door openers are generally used in garages with high ceilings and a lot of space above the garage door. They are common, for example, in garages with cathedral ceilings, ceiling heights over 10ft., and also in garages were homeowners want to maximize storage space.
So if you’re building a new garage and the plans show a lot of extra space over the garage door, you might consider installing a wall-mounted (or Jackshaft) door opener.
Your garage door is past its best and it’s time to invest in a new model. But what exactly should you be looking for in a garage door?
These days, there are so many different styles and materials to choose from that it can be a little bit overwhelming.
To make your decision a little easier, we’ve come up with, what we think are, the four most important factors you should consider when shopping for a new garage door.
We get it – your teen has just formed a band and they want to use your garage to practice… Your initial answer was NO WAY!!! But it doesn’t need to be that way. Follow these simple tips to reduce noise transmission and your kid’s band won’t disturb anyone!
If you have an older garage door system in your home, you have probably started to notice some issues with it. It might be too noisy, unreliable, unsafe, or it might not have any insulation. It could be a combination of these things. Now is a good time to replace your garage door. Let’s look at some of the top reasons to replace it sooner rather than later. Read More
Don’t take your garage door for granted. If you haven’t thought about it in a while, consider that it is a substantial piece of moving equipment. Then consider that people who drive up to your home often notice the garage door first before anything else on the outside of the house.