How much time do you spend thinking about you garage door? If you are like most people, you do not think much about it and you might not even realize at first just how important it is to the aesthetics of your home. It simply becomes a part of the background, but it shouldn’t! You can give your garage door a bit more class and aesthetic appeal when you start looking at some of the great options on the market. From the various models to the colors and windows, you can find plenty to make your garage door truly special.
Who doesn’t like pets? I know I do. I also happen to know many people who have a dog, or a cat, or various combinations of the two. One thing’s certain, I’ve seen plenty of garages in my days, and let me tell you something: most garages are a nightmare begging to happen for our four-legged friends. Don’t worry, we get it — between long days at work and quick getaway vacations, everyone needs a little time off from the furry kids sometime. In fact, the garage may be the best option for a pet suffering for SAD — that’s separation anxiety disorder. Look it up, it’s a thing.
As a result of an efficient, insulated garage door, homeowners can use their garage in countless ways. Many have turned this area into a flexible, multiuse room. How can they accomplish this? It can be done thanks to a well-insulated garage door, which helps reduce cold, heat and humidity from penetrating into their garage. In addition to parking your car, what can you use this area for? Let’s look at 10 excellent ideas for your garage!
Is your garage door noisy? Does it tick, creak or clank? Or worse, does it screech and groan? Stop that ruckus! A little maintenance can solve the problem. Lubricating the right metal parts can help your garage door run easily and quietly. Taking care of your door can also reduce wear and tear – which can get expensive if not dealt with promptly.
If you’ve ever been woken up in the middle of a good night’s rest by a family member coming home late, then you know the pain of a noisy garage door. Especially if your bedroom is right above the garage, it can be difficult to simply ignore the screeching, rumbling, or clacking that echoes through your home. But having a noisy garage door is not something you just have to deal with. Here are some of the most common causes of noisy doors, and how you can fix or avoid the issue entirely: