Prepare the Garage for Moving

Prepare the Garage for Moving

Moving is no one’s idea of a good time. However, it doesn’t have to be quite as much of a hassle as many make it out to be, so long as you are willing to take the time to prepared and get things ready early. A good plan can go a long way in helping to make the move a lot more bearable. For example, what is the last room that most people pack and move? Quite often, it ends up being the garage. What if you were to get the garage in order first? It could help to make the rest of the move easier.

If you are going to be moving soon, be sure to check out the tips below that can help to make your move easier.

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Tips for Choosing a Contemporary Garage Door Design

Contemporary Garage Door

Design and architecture styles constantly evolve, and homeowners are always on the lookout for styles to make their property more attractive.

One way that is often overlooked is updating your garage door. Over the past few years, garage-door makers have come out with new designs that have a more contemporary feel. One of the most forward-thinking designers is Garaga. The company now has 24 different door models, and seven that are considered contemporary designs.

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Buying a Garage Door… What Questions to Ask a Dealer?


If you are all set to commit to a new garage door, but you are not exactly sure how to use the research you have done online and the feedback you’ve got from family and friends, we have some advice. It all begins with the questions you ask the dealer as this is the only way to know you are working with a quality provider.
 
Here are the questions we recommend you ask:
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Comparing the benefits of attached and detached garages

What is the first step in building a garage? You will eventually need to settle on design, color, doors and materials, but the first step is to decide whether you want an attached or detached garage. You will need to weigh the advantages and drawbacks of each option to make an educated decision.
 
This choice might be more important than you think. Garages are practical; a place to keep your vehicles. However, they also house seasonal items, give you a place to work on hobbies, and perhaps even serve as a seasonal leisure space.
 
Here is what you should consider when deciding between an attached and detached garage.
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Give your garage a revamp!


Looking to give your garage a once over? Sick of not being able to find the shuttle cocks or the tire pump? Why wait around any longer? We’ve compiled this blog post featuring some of our favourite projects from the HOUZZ website, use them as inspiration and revamp your garage today!
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Tips to help you paint your garage interior


If you’ve recently given your garage a good clean, you’re probably now thinking it’s time for a fresh paint of coat.
But, don’t just head out to your local renovation store right away to buy the paint. Take a minute to think about what you’ll need, and how to go about the project. Read More

You can use your garage as a scrapbooking workshop


The garage is usually relegated to just a place to park our car or store some belongings. You might also think of it as a wood shop, but have you though about turning it you’re your very own scrapbooking workshop?
 
If this sounds appealing, it is helpful to have a checklist to make sure you cover everything before you create the perfect space in your garage. Once completed, you can be scrapbooking your summer days away in your own studio in no time at all.
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