Choosing A Powercut-Proof Automatic Garage Door

An automatic garage door can be a tremendously useful labour-saving device, allowing you to enter, exit and secure your garage door without ever leaving the comfort of your vehicle. However, garage door openers naturally require a power source to function, and many openers become useless if and when your home's main power supply cuts out, forcing you to revert to opening and closing your garage door by hand. However, not all garage doors become immobile when the power cuts out, and not all garage door openers become completely inoperative without their main power supply. Read More 

4 Reasons Why Your Motorized Garage Door is Failing to Close Fully

It can be incredibly frustrating to find that your motorized garage door isn't coming down all the way. If the garage isn't completely shut off, everything inside, from your car to your power tools, will no longer be protected from the weather. Even worse, the security of your property will be compromised. With that in mind, you'll want to quickly figure out exactly why your garage door isn't coming to a complete close. Read More 

Three Beneficial Features for Your Tilt Garage Door Opener

The tilt garage door is an ideal design to consider installing in your home if you are planning on an upgrade. This type of configuration is favourable because it does not require extensive space for placement, particularly in comparison with roller or sectional garage doors. In simple terms, the door can be installed in garages without extensive head space or side room. One of the important aspects that you must consider when getting a new garage door is the automation of the feature. Read More 

Bonus Extras for a Garage Gym

Creating your own garage gym is a great idea, especially if you don't live near a gym and want the convenience of training whenever you want to. Just grabbing a bench and a few dumbbells is fine to start with. However, if you really want to kit your gym out properly and make it fun and comfortable in any weather, then there are a few things you may want to consider investing in, after you have purchased your initial pieces of kit. Read More 

Swing When You’re Winning: Choosing The Best Materials For A Secure Swing Gate

A swinging gate at the front of your property, whether manually or automatically operated, can add a touch of glamour and class to your home, as well as providing an excellent first line of security. However, to provide this security your swing gates must be made from robust, durable materials, as a fragile gate can easily be broken into (or through) by home invaders. Here are some of the most suitable materials for secure swing gate construction, along with their pros and cons: Read More