The Home Organization and Garage Talk Blog

3 Tips for Keeping Garage Door in Great Shape

Posted by Mary Johnson on Tue, Oct 10, 2017 @ 06:13 AM

Your garage door both serves an important function and contributes to the curb appeal of your home. You probably open and close the garage door several times a day, and you need it in good working order to protect your car and other items. It also makes up a large chunk of your home’s exterior, which means that its physical condition can affect the overall look of your home – a dirty garage door tends to make the house look shabbier, while a clean garage door makes the home look well cared for. Take a look at some tips that will help you keep your garage in great shape. 

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Why Replacing Your Garage Door is a Great Investment

Posted by Mary Johnson on Mon, Oct 02, 2017 @ 03:58 PM

As home appliances go, the garage door is seriously overlooked and underrated. You probably use your garage door several times a day, and chances are that it doesn’t give you too much difficulty, even if it’s the same garage door that was there when you bought your house years ago. These doors are definitely built to last. However, even if your garage door is raising and lowering without incident, it still might be time to look into a replacement. Take a look at some reasons why a new garage door might be a terrific investment for your home. 

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Can't Afford Your Dream Garage Right Now? Chip Away at It

Posted by Mary Johnson on Wed, Mar 15, 2017 @ 10:48 AM

The garage is often the last place in a home to get some renovation, but it’s an important space that deserves to be remodeled and upgraded. Not only is it the place that safeguards your car – which is likely one of your most expensive possessions – it may also be doubling as a storage space, workspace, or social gathering space, or possibly all three of those things. Even if you don’t have the money to give yourself the garage of your dreams all at once, with some careful planning and budgeting, you can improve your garage in stages over time. Take a look at some tips for renovating your garage in stages.  Read More

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Is Your Garage Door Opener a Target for Thieves?

Posted by Mike Hammond on Wed, Aug 19, 2015 @ 12:30 PM

Openers were designed to make your life easier, but thieves can use them against you.

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