Garages & Carports Archive

Choosing the Right Garage Door Opener

A garage door opener is an important part of the mechanical equipment of any household. Using a switch, an automatic sensor or a remote control you can use this device to shut or open your garage door. Choosing the right garage door opener is extremely important for the smooth operation of your garage door. Therefore, [&hellip

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Garage Door and Side Wall – Gaps Insulation Tips

Garage door, along with front and back door are the access ways inside your home. Moreover, the garage door is probably the most convenient way to enter and exit the home. However, all your home doors have a functional role and unfortunately, they can have gaps and air leaks that decrease significantly the house’s energy [&hellip

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Garage Doors and Electrical Openers Considerations

You need to take in consideration several factors when you replace your garage door or the door opener. Garage Doors First and I think the most important is the aesthetic aspect. Your garage door must to match with the overall look and the style of your home, especially if the garage entrance is in front [&hellip

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How to Replace Old or Damaged Metal Carport Parts

Bad weather, such as a storm may affect your metal carport.  A bent pole, a weak bolt, any small damage can compromise the entire carport structure. This is very risky and in the worst scenario, it may end in the collapse of the carport over your car. However, many carport parts such as roof, poles [&hellip

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How to Build a Wooden Carport off Your Existing Garage

Building your own carport can be a great way to store your car, boat or other motor vehicle and protect them from the weather elements. It can be a simple job and also much cheaper than you might think. But before building a carport you should consult your local authority planning department to enquire about [&hellip

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