home to garage doors - what you need to know

Two Reasons Why You Should Get New Cabinet Hardware

If you're looking to spruce up your kitchen, your cabinets are the perfect place to start.  New cabinets can totally transform the look and feel of your kitchen, making the space look so different that it could appear that you're in someone else's home.  However, getting new cabinets can be a pricey endeavor, and you may not have the money for an overhaul.  That's why getting new cabinet hardware is such a great alternative. Read More 

How to Fortify Your Garage Door Against Hurricanes

If you live somewhere where hurricane warnings are a common occurrence, you need to know how to properly protect your home. When most people think about protecting their home, they think about fortifying their windows and the primary doors into their home. However, when you think about fortifying your home, you should also think about protecting your garage as well. Many individuals keep lots of items within their garage that would be lost if the door becomes compromised. Read More 

Tips For Moving With Pets

Are you ready to move your family, pets and all, cross-country? Moves can be even more stressful on animals than on people, so it's important to take some steps to help alleviate your pet's worries. The following tips can help with a smoother move. Tip #1: Set Up a Pet Zone Empty out a room before the movers arrive. This will be a safe place to keep your pet during the hustle and bustle of the move. Read More 

Purchasing A New Home? Save Yourself Money By Inspecting The Windows

When it comes to purchasing a new home, you want to perform a thorough inspection of any property you're considering. One of the areas you don't want to overlook during your inspection is the windows. Finding out that there are problems with the windows after you purchase the home isn't exactly a situation you want to find yourself in. Here are some of the things you want to look for when assessing the condition of the windows. Read More 

4 Tips For Avoiding Accidental Home Lockouts While Staying Secure

Locking yourself out of your house can be such a frustrating experience, especially because there's often no one to blame but yourself. At best, when you're locked out without a key you can expect a long, boring wait while the locksmith makes their way to your home or until someone returns with a key. At worst, you could be stuck outside in the rain, snow or severe heat, or worried about the pot you left boiling on the stove inside. Read More 

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home to garage doors - what you need to know

Do you have a garage attached to your home? If so, what kind of door do you have connecting the two? Is the door a fire-proof door? Many homeowners neglect to install a door between the house and the garage that can protect the home from a fire in the garage. Unfortunately, I was one of those people. After my house was severely damaged by fire, water and smoke, I quickly found out that a fire-proof door was supposed to have been installed and wasn't. Visit my site to learn how to install a door that connects your home to your garage to protect your home from garage fires.