When you think about your dream home, a lot of features probably come to mind. You might think about the master bedroom, the kitchen or a fun basement plan. What you probably never even consider is the garage door and for good reason: most people find them really, really boring.
You want to ensure that your pets are safe and sound when you’re away from home during the day, but you also want to keep your house and furniture clean and damage-free, right? If you’re like a lot of pet owners, you may have considered keeping your dog or cat in the garage while you’re away, but is it safe? Yes! You just have to follow a few simple rules to give your pets a safe and comfortable place to stay while you’re out of the house.
You might be one of millions who feels that their well-insulated and weathertight garage door provides two simple benefits: It will keep the sounds from outdoors to a minimum and it prevents the garage from becoming an ice box in the winter and oven in the summer. While these are true, there are so many other ways that such doors can improve your home and allow you to maximize the use of the garage. After all, if you park outside and turn on the heat, you can use a garage in a multiple number of ways. Here are ten fantastic ways installing a weathertight and insulated garage door will boost the use of your garage space.
Stuck for ideas on where to let your little ones play? Whether you have twins, or a couple of kindergarten-age children, you need to have a place at home where they can be kids and have fun. That place should be safe, protected, bright and happy. If that doesn’t sound like your garage, you might need to rethink things. It can actually be one of the best makeovers you ever do.
We take it for granted that our garage door will open without a problem, simply by pressing the door opener remote. Increasingly, homeowners use their garage door as the main entry for their house, with the kids using the exterior keypad to get in when coming home from school.
With many bikes costing hundreds of dollars, and high-end bikes easily reaching into the thousands, as an owner you want to make sure that your equipment and investment is safe from damage or theft. While damage can appear to be negligible on the surface, from small scratches or dings, even minor damage can be expensive to repair, so you need to use the best safety and security features you can find.
Renovating your garage can be costly and a strain on the nerves if you get the wrong contractor. So what are the right questions that you need to ask before you start your renovations? Today, we will cover the top 10 questions to ask your contractor.