If you live in an area prone to hurricanes and tornadoes, you know the devastating effects that high winds have on homes and businesses. If your home has an automatic garage door, you want it to be strong enough to not just stay attached to the house, but for other reasons as well. Your garage door acts as a barrier of protection against any debris the wind can hurl into your garage. [Read More]
How To Replace A Garage Door Wall Control Switch
If your garage door won't open after you press the wall button, the panel is defective. A wall button enable you to operate the door without a remote. When you press the button, it transmits a signal to the door opener. Over time, the buttons can get damaged or wear out from much use. It is simple to replace a garage door wall control switch by following these tips. Prepare to Work [Read More]
What Can You Do To Fireproof Your Garage?
Garages can hold a lot of valuable stuff. Not only is it responsible for keeping your car safe, but it may also house other expensive machinery or valuables in storage. Store Flammables in a Cabinet There are plenty of flammable liquids that are usually stored in the garage. Any home improvement tools such as paint or varnish are potential sources of flammable goods to start a fire. Sometimes, you have extra gasoline stored in the garage. [Read More]
What To Know About Repairing Springs On Your Garage Door
When you purchased your home, you probably had the garage door inspected along with the rest of the house. Though this usually catches most issues, sometimes things like garage door springs are overlooked. You may have forgotten about it, until you woke up and the garage door would not open. That is when you probably thought about the springs and how one would likely need to be replaced. Before you get started on your garage door spring repair, consider a few things you should know. [Read More]