2 Car Garage Plans – How to Properly Size Your New Garage

Properly sized 2 car garage plans will add value to your home, save you a lot of future aggravation and could save you some money. There are hundreds of free and almost free garage plans available for purchase or immediate download from the internet. Make a bad choice and you may actually decrease the value 

Continue Reading…

How to Build a Pole Barn Style Garage

Two car garages can cost upwards of $25000 today for a simple garage with a concrete floor. With nothing fancy and by using vinyl siding on the exterior, you can build a garage yourself for under $5000. In fact you will need some free hands form time to time to aid you in some of 

Continue Reading…

Why & How Insulated Garage Doors Actually Make Sense

Garage doors are an essential part of every property, be it residential or commercial. They provide security not only to the vehicles but other important valuables as well. Hence, it becomes important to be careful when buying them. Talking about winters, even if the interior is insulated and dry walled, it will remain cold. Here, 

Continue Reading…

Converting an Up and Over Garage Door to Electric Operation

An increasing proportion of new garage door sales are for remote controlled and motorized operating systems, however it is not always necessary to buy a new garage door in order to gain these benefits. Most up and over garage doors can be converted into an electrically operated door with a motor, a remote control unit 

Continue Reading…

Garage Doors – Upgrade Your Carport With Sliding Doors

The most common thing that a sliding door is used is on garages. Sliding garage doors often come with an automatic trigger for convenience. These automatic doors can operate with a flick of a button. One of the advantages of having them is on a bad weather. You can easily open them without getting out 

Continue Reading…

4 Steps to Replacing Garage Door Springs

Picture this if you will – it’s early in the AM hours you’re out cold. Suddenly, a loud crash wakes you from your deep sleep. You spring up and out of bed to find the source of the noise? Has the zombie apocalypse begun? Are Charlie Sheen and Emilo Estevez really delinquent garbage men? Or 

Continue Reading…

Garage Door Rough Openings

One of the most confusing aspects of homebuilding can be therough opening for an overhead garage door. It is one of themost frequent questions I am asked. The rough opening for a garage door, simply put, is theactual size of the door itself. For example, if the garagedoor is a 7’0″ x 16’0″, then that 

Continue Reading…

Easy Solutions to the Most Common Garage Door Problems

Are you having trouble with your garage door? Repairing minor problems can be easy as long as you know the source or you know what the problem is. In addition, understanding how the door for garage works and knowing how to troubleshoot minor problems can help you put everything in order easily so as not 

Continue Reading…