Garage Door for Carport. Where to Start?

The north Atlanta area has its share of older homes. From the historic to the simply elegant, these homes are a delight to behold. However, their age often means that the designer did not design the house with a garage or protection for the modern-day commuter....

Why Won’t My Garage Door Close?

You come in tired from work and push your remote button to open the garage. The light goes on, and you pull into your garage, happy to be home. Then you push the button again, and nothing happens. Your garage door is wide open, and the door won’t close. You ask...

Diagnosing Your Garage Door

Need Help Diagnosing Your Garage Door Issues? The convenience of a well operating garage door offers an array of advantages for Georgia homeowners. Garages protect vehicles and outdoor essentials from detrimental weather. Plus, they serve as a secure entry and exit...

Do I Need a Jackshaft Garage Door Opener?

You’re probably quite familiar with how garage door openers work. A ceiling-mounted electronic opener uses a system of chains or belts and an overhead track raise and lower the door. Called a trolley bar system, these are common to most residential homes. But...

DIY Garage Door Installation vs Professional

If you’re upgrading, replacing, or renovating your garage door, you might be asking yourself, Can I install the door myself or should I call a professional? The DIY vs. expert installation debate is one that frequently comes up with homeowners across the...

Why Americans Love Their Garage

The other day as I was walking through my neighborhood with the intent of “garage watching” for this article, I found myself stunned at the sheer variety of activities that neighborhood garages were being used for. If you live in a residential area, you...