Make Garage Door Safety a Priority For Your Family

For many people, the garage door on an attached garage is used as one of the main ways to enter the home. This is true for both adults and for children. Even with a detached garage, the door is used quite often, whether the garage is used to store the car, your belongings, or is used as a workshop or play area.
With all of this use, it is therefore important to make sure everyone in the family understands how to use the garage door properly and safely. Fortunately, it is easy to get the family up to speed on garage door safety.
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Should you cover your exterior door frame in aluminum?

House with a garage doorIf you’ve got a wooden garage door, cladding the exterior door frame in aluminum can be a really great idea as it reduces the amount of maintenance and provides you with a much more durable door.
But first of all, here’s what you need to know. The aluminum used for this type of project is sold and rolls and used by companies that make exterior building components. You can either buy the aluminum yourself and take it to an aluminum products dealer to have them bend it to the dimensions of your door frame, which you would then have to fit, or you could contact a garage door specialist and have them do it for you.
We think it’s a great idea for these three reasons…
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Is it safe to park your car in the garage?

If you park your car in the garage and use it for storage, you’re probably short on space, which can make it difficult to manoeuvre your car in and out of the garage without causing any damage. Luckily, by taking some easy measures, you can make your garage a safe place to park.
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For guaranteed quality, work with a pro!

A new garage door is a big investment, and it’s not something you change regularly. So, it’s no wonder you want to make sure you get it right.
We’ve created this handy guide to help you choose and buy your new garage door. It will lead you from all the stages, from before to during, to after the installation.
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Garage door repair scammers: How to spot them

Garage doors are complex, large items. For your safety, and for the safety of those around you, you should always entrust any repair work to an expert.
Unfortunately, there are tons of people out there trying to make an easy buck. People posing as “the best garage door repairman in the neighbourhood” and performing low-quality (even dangerous) work before running off with your money.
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What to Do When the Garage Door Is Noisy

Are you someone who knows when another person arrives home because the garage door makes such a racket? It probably occurs to you that you should do something about it…one of these days. After all, it opens on demand, closes when needed, and seems “okay”.
If you’re like many others, you are also a bit worried and keep telling yourself it is something you need to address before something goes wrong with it. After all, if it gets stuck at 7:30AM on a Monday…just how are you getting to work?
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There are so many different driveway surfaces, how can I choose?

Like all other aspects of your home, your driveway reflects the time and effort you put in to making your home look nice. There are tons of different materials on the market, so whether you’re concerned with being environmentally friendly, or just want a low-maintenance, good-looking driveway, you’re bound to be able to find something that’s right for you. But with so many choices out there, you need to evaluate their advantages and disadvantages.
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