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    Commonly Stolen Items From Garages

    Household garages hold so much more than just our cars. For most of us, we tend to use our garages as another storage room. Everything from that old pair of rollerblades, household files, extra household items, old TVs, and even gym equipment takes refuge in your garage. Whether you’re someone who…Read More

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    How To Improve Home Access For Seniors

    Doors are one of the most important parts of our homes. They do so much for us and when they aren’t functioning properly they can be one of the biggest annoyances ever, especially if they’re impeding basic access for older adults. Instead of just letting these annoyances become something that yo…Read More

  3. Seasonal Garage Door Opener Maintenance- Part 2

    Waking up one morning only to find that your garage door just isn’t opening is not the ideal scenario. Once your car is locked in your garage, you suddenly realize how much power your garage door has over you, and you shouldn't like it. Instead, keep your garage door and the garage door opener hap…Read More

  4. How To Balance Your Garage Door For Your Garage Door Opener

    As we’ve discussed in previous articles, an unbalanced garage door is much more unhealthy for a garage door opener than an unbalanced diet is for you. At worse, you might put on a couple more pounds, but your garage door opener will simply sputter out and there won’t be much that even Door Docto…Read More

  5. How To Troubleshoot Your Garage Door Opener Problems

    In general, your garage door is not a pain. You come home, you press the button on your dash or key ring, the door rises. You get up, press the button on the wall, drive your car out, press the button on the dash and it closes in your rearview mirror as you head to work. It lives a simple life and, …Read More

  6. Seasonal Garage Door Opener Maintenance- Part 1

    A garage door is one of those appliances, much like your fridge, that you rarely think about until it’s not working. In fact, essentially all of your appliances you likely take for granted until they break. The trick is preventing this breakage down the road by taking a couple of preemptive steps …Read More

  7. How to Quiet Down Your Garage Door

    It may be a 21st-century issue, but garage doors and the garage door opener inside your garage can be pretty loud and obnoxious. You’d think since we’re just about to get automated cars on a wide-spread level, you would hope that they’d be able to figure a way out to open a garage door at 6 AM…Read More

  8. The Secret to a Healthy Craftsman Garage Door Opener- Part 2

    It’s no huge shocker that Craftsman Garage door openers are widely regarded as the most popular garage door opener on the market. They’re simplistic, they offer DIY installation, plenty of replacement parts and a varied set of options as far as belt drives, screw drives and other types. Whether …Read More

  9. The Secret to a Healthy Craftsman Garage Door Opener

    Craftsman garage door openers are probably one of the most common versions of residential garage door openers. They’re sold at Sears stores everywhere, you can find them online, with spare parts readily available and they’re getting more cutting edge by the minute. With new safety features and w…Read More

  10. New Garage Door Opener Installation

    The hardest part about scheduling a garage door opener installation or repair is figuring out the time frame. If you’re getting ready to try and invest your own time into replacing your garage door opener, we’d caution against it for several reasons. But, if you still feel the need to try your h…Read More