Updating My Home's Exterior
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Updating My Home's Exterior

After we listed our home for sale, I could tell that things really needed to change, and fast. Our real estate agent mentioned that there were a few issues with the exterior of our home, so we took her suggestions to heart. She mentioned that our garage door desperately needed to be updated, so we worked hard to take care of the issue. We completely repainted the door, and then we worked on adding hardware and handles that gave it a little visual interest. This website is here to help people to update their home's exterior in a productive, convenient way. Check it out!

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  • Garage Door Safety: What To Know About Built-In Features

    8 November 2017

    If your automatic garage door was made after 1992, it is required to have several safety features that will make the garage door safe to operate. However, those features can stop working over time, which is why it is important to test them and have them repaired if necessary. Here is what you need to know about your garage door's built-in safety features. The Two Safety Mechanisms Every modern garage door has two safety features to be aware of.

  • 3 Reasons To Get An In-Person Quote From Your Garage Door Company

    6 November 2017

    Nowadays, there are websites that claim to help you get an online quote for your garage door installation. Even though these tools can be handy for getting an idea of how much your garage door is going to cost, you're probably going to be better off getting a quote from a professional in person. Here's why. 1. A Professional Can Take the Measurements Measuring for a garage door can be trickier than you think.

  • 3 Reasons Why You Should Hire A Professional For Garage Door Repairs

    27 September 2017

    Have you accidentally backed into your garage door and it no longer opens correctly? Does your garage door no longer work and you can't figure out why? In some instances, a "broken" garage door is nothing more than batteries that need to be replaced in your remote. But when it's something more serious, you may still be tempted to try to repair the damage yourself. However, you should always call in a professional to deal with any garage door repairs.

  • Aluminum Vs. Wood Garage Doors

    27 September 2017

    A new garage door can make a huge impact on your home style. The garage is a major style element in your house. You will be amazed how a new door can make your home stand out. Of course, you need to consider both the style and functionality of your garage when shopping for a replacement. Choosing the right material is important. This article explains the main differences between aluminum and wood panel doors.

  • What Color Should Your New Garage Door Be?

    26 September 2017

    If you're looking for an easy but effective remodeling project, painting your garage doors or getting new doors all together is a great way to reinvigorate your look and add to the value of your home.  If you're looking for a totally new look or to put your house on the market, redoing your garage door installation is the perfect place to start.  Keep in mind that it's one of the first things that potential buyers will see of your house.