7 items you shouldn’t keep in the garage

  Are you using your garage to store gardening tools, DIY equipment, unused furniture and who knows what else? It’s tempting to use the garage as extra storage space but there are certain things that really shouldn’t be kept behind closed garage doors. Whether integral, attached or freestanding, most garages are usually not well insulated […]

Use your garage to add kerb appeal to your home

Are you thinking of putting your house on the market this summer? If you’re preparing your property for sale, don’t forget that kerb appeal can make all the difference for getting you a swift sale at the asking price. It’s all about first impressions – you never get a second chance to make one. Did […]

4 common garage door problems and what to do about them

If you’ve had a quality garage door professionally installed at your home, it should give you many years of trouble free operation. But what do you do when there’s a problem? Let’s take a look at the most common garage door faults and what to do about them. 1 – The door won’t open or […]

5 benefits of sectional garage doors

Choosing a new garage door is an important decision for your home. With so much choice out there, you need to do your research to find the best solution in terms of functionality, security, aesthetics and budget. Sectional garage doors are very versatile and may be just what you’re looking for. Take a look at […]

Choosing a Garage Door Repair Company

Over time, many of your possessions and areas of your home will require repairs in order to continue their lifespan. Things like cars, boilers, ovens – these are the things that spring to mind when you think of requiring repairs on items in your home. Something that is less commonly thought of is the garage […]

Top 5 Garage Organisation Tips

  Across the world, garages are used for a variety of different uses. For some homeowners, they are a place to store cars when they are not being used, or perhaps if they are on the more valuable side. Alternatively, they might be used as a storage unit of sorts – unwanted furniture or other […]

Make Your Garage Greener

Garages have different uses for different people. Although the garage may seem like a place to simply store vehicles or other items that don’t have a place in your home, they can also be used as additional living or leisure space, or even gyms and bars. No matter what you use your garage for, there […]

Garage Door Springs – Torsion Vs Extension

Like most homeowners, it is highly unlikely you’ve ever considered the mechanics of your garage door. You simply lift and raise it as required and assume it will function perfectly each time. The problem arises when it stops functioning and you need to invest in a new one – you’re suddenly presented with a whole […]

How to Properly Maintain Your Garage Door

Just like any other part of your property, it is important that your garage door is looked after and well maintained. Your garage is often home to valuable, expensive objects and, therefore, should be checked to ensure it is operating safely and is strong enough. Additionally, regular maintenance can help to extend the lifespan of […]

Insulating Your Garage

At this time of year, you’ll want to keep your home as warm as possible without having to spend lots of money doing so. What many people don’t realise is that their garage is one of the coldest rooms in the house and it leaks far more heat than any other. This is not only […]