3 Top Tips for Keeping the Garage Cool in the Summer

Garages are often thought of as utility spaces, rather than living spaces. However, as more and more of us look for rooms to do hobbies, let the kids play, or even as an extension of the home, we also look more and more to the garage. Unfortunately, the warmer weather can make them hot, humid and uncomfortable. This can lead to everything from mould and mildew to rust and odd smells, but all if can be easily overcome with these three tips.
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Do You Need Windows in Your Garage Door?

Does your garage door have everything that you feel it truly needs? Even when the garage door is working fine, you might still want to have an upgrade to help with the aesthetics of the garage. Perhaps there is an issue with the door and you want to have a replacement? Regardless of the reason, it might be time to add decorative windows to help with the overall appearance of the door. Of course, you will want to make sure that you are choosing the right door for your needs.
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Make Your Garage the Perfect Place for Practicing Yoga

Why your garage is the perfect place to practice yoga

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get some additional exercise at the house? Wouldn’t you love to spend some time relaxing, stretching, and unwinding after a long day at work and with the kids? Yoga is a great way to do this, but you might not feel as if you have a space where you can do yoga in your home. However, if you have a garage, you could have the makings of a great little yoga studio.

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Let’s Learn How to Repaint a Garage Door!

Did you ever consider that the garage door could represent a large portion of your home’s façade? It could be almost half of the “face” the house presents to the street. So, if the color is faded or the paint in need of an updated, now’s the time to do it! Yet, do you even know how to go about painting a garage door?
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Should You Choose a Traditional Garage Door?

Carriage house style

You are getting ready to buy a new home, or maybe you are renovating your current property. You want to have a home that has a beautiful, traditional look, and you know that it’s probably a good idea to get a traditional garage door to go along with the house. However, you might not really know much of a difference between garage doors. Keep in mind that even though garage doors might work similarly, they can have vastly different aesthetic styles. You want to choose a garage door that will match the style of the rest of your home, as this can help to make it more attractive, and even bump up the curb appeal.

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How to Be Sure a Garage Door Is Actually an R-16 Garage Door

If you have just started the search for a new garage door, it’s likely that you found out about the value of an R-16 door. This is one that has a good level of thermal resistance, and is something you have added to the “must have” list of features for the new door or doors on your garage. Naturally, you know you need to perform due diligence when investing in a door, and you want to know just how to be certain a door really is R-16. The good news is that we have a few ways to help you figure that out.
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