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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  • How To Repair A Weather Warped Garage Door

    27 November 2017

    For several reasons, you may consider garage door repairs. It saves money for one, and for another, you can do it yourself. The problem may also be a simple one like changing out a worn part. It may even be more difficult like fixing a warped panel. The weather can really make your door become terribly out of shape especially if it wasn't weatherproofed. Even if you may have just inherited a weather warped garage door.

  • When Was The Last Time You Replaced Your Garage Door Springs? 3 Reasons You Should Replace Them Before They Break

    16 November 2017

    When it comes to your garage door, there's one component that you might not pay much attention to. That component is the set of springs that are connected to your door. Many people seem to overlook those heavy-duty springs that attach your garage door to your garage and help operate the entire system. Unfortunately, those springs are the last things you should overlook or ignore. Without those springs, your garage door won't move as smoothly as it should, and it will be much heavier to lift.

  • 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.