The Garage Blog

Welcome to our blog! We’ve created and put together a list of helpful articles about garage building and everything garages!

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TV in Your Garage: Why it’s a Good Idea

Does the idea of putting a TV in your garage seem crazy? Well we’ll fix that in our latest article.

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How to Clean Your Garage Floor

Don’t let your garage floor become a mess. We’ll show you how to clean your garage floor the right way.

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8 Cool Garage Trends You Can’t Pass Up

These 8 cool garage trends will take your garage from bland to grand.

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Success Stories That Originated in Garages

Check out these famous companies that began in a garage.

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Driveway Design Ideas

Check out these amazing driveway design ideas.

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Don’t Forget About Your Garage Curb Appeal

It’s important to keep your garage looking great or else your home’s look and value will suffer.

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How to Prevent a Flooded Garage

Find out how your garage can become flooded and how you can prevent it from happening.

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Why You Want a Garage Door Screen

Learn everything you need to know about garage door screens.

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Best Garage Floor Mats for Snow

Don’t let your garage become a mess – get one of the best floor mats for snow.

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Garage Exterior Ideas That You’ll Love

These 10 cool garage exterior ideas are sure to improve your home’s curb appeal.

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Torsion Springs: What You Need to Know

Learn everything you need to know about the torsion spring of your garage door.

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What Should You Do If Your Garage Door Leaks

Is your garage door leaking? If so, you’re going to want to read this article.

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8 Garage Improvements You’ll Love

Check out our 8 favorite garage improvement ideas to help you enhance the usefulness and look of your garage.

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Get the Ultimate Garage Workbench

Check out these ideas and tips to creating the garage workbench you’ve always wanted.

garage renovation

When’s the Right Time For Garage Renovation

Garage renovation is a great way to boost home value. Check out these great ideas.

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Epoxy Flooring in Your Garage

If you want to change the flooring in your garage, then you should consider getting epoxy. Learn more about it in this article.

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Building a Garage Attic

Get started on building your new garage attic with these handy tips.

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Car Door Guards for Your Garage

Prevent your car doors from hitting your walls with car door guards.

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Types of Garage Doors

There’s a lot to know about garage doors and we’ll help you get that information in this article.

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Garage Insulation

Garage insulation is important for your home and we’ll explain why in this article.

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Build Your Own Garage Music Studio

Garages are perfect for creating music studios. Find out what the essentials are in order to create an awesome garage music studio.

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Garage Door Alignment

Learn everything you need to know about garage door alignment.

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Create a Beautiful Garage Garden

Garage gardens are perfect for those that have a green thumb that gets restless in the winter. Learn how to create the best garage garden here.

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Choosing the Right Garage Plans

We’ll go over everything you need to know about choosing garage plans to help your garage building project go as smoothly as possible.

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Why You Need Garage Parking Aids

Garage parking aids are a great way to ensure you get in and out of your garage safely and comfortably.

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Prevent Garage Door Sticking

Is your garage door sticking? You’ll need to solve that problem immediately and we’ll show you how.

tool storage

Tool Storage Options

Check out these cool DIY tool storage ideas.

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6 Garage Maintenance Tips

Keep your garage looking and performing great with these 6 maintenance tips.

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7 Reasons Why You Need a New Garage Built

Learn the benefits to having a new garage built.

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6 Common Garage Problems You Must Avoid

From poor lighting to a broken garage door, learn how you can solve your garage problems.

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A Guide to Residential Garages

We’ll show you what to look for in a residential garage.

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Preventing a Garage Fire

Garage fires can be very dangerous and you need to know how to prevent them. We’ll give you a few tips in this article.

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Cool Garage Ideas

Check out these 5 cool garage ideas that will help enhance your entire home.

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Best Ways to Heat a Garage

It’s important to keep your garage heated during winter. Learn the best ways to heat a garage here.

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Garage Design Ideas

These garage design ideas will help give it more personality and flair.

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How to Clean Your Garage

Learn how to get your garage to look its best.

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The Best Garage Lighting Ideas

It’s important to keep your garage well-lit. Check out these garage lighting ideas.

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How to Keep Your Garage Cool

Don’t let the heat keep you out of your garage. We’ll show you how to keep your garage cool.

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What Makes a Great Garage Apartment

If you’re looking for extra space in your home, you’ll want to consider getting a garage apartment.

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How to Find a Great Garage Company

Find out how to choose the best garage company.

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Garage Floor Mats

Are you looking for a floor mat for your garage but aren’t sure what to get? We’ll show you everything you need to know to make that decision easier.

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Garage Painting

Check out these 6 cool garage painting tips.

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Garage Roof Storage

Space is your garage is very vital and shouldn’t be wasted. Check out these garage roof storage ideas you converse some space in your garage.

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How to Remove Oil Stains From Concrete

Removing oil stains may seem like a daunting task. Learn how you can effectively remove that pesky oil stain.

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Garage Remodel Ideas

Don’t start a garage remodel without reading this article. We have 8 cool ideas that will help you get started.

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Garage Door Problems to Keep an Eye Out For

Many common garage door problems can be easily fixed but are often neglected. Learn why you should avoid these problems.

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What to Look for in a Garage Door Opener

Get the perfect garage door opener for your home.

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Garage Storage Ideas That Give You More Space

Knowing how to store items in your garage can make your life easier.

garage bar

Build Your Very Own Garage Bar

You can’t build a garage bar without checking out this article!

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Cool Garage Gym Ideas

We’ll teach you everything you need to create the ultimate garage gym.

garage flooring

The Best Garage Flooring Options Available

Garage flooring can come in a wide variety of options. We’ll go over the best kinds to help you decide what to pick.

detached garages

Average Garage Size

We’ll make sure you get the perfect garage size for your home.

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Benefits of Having a Garage Car Lift

Garage car lifts are a great addition for more than just the automotive DIYer.

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Garage With a Loft

From having extra space to adding another room, learn all of the benefits to having a garage with a loft.

garage workshop

How to Build The Ultimate Garage Workshop

Follow this guide so you know the essentials of creating your own garage workshop.

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Making a Garage Living Space

Learn how you can transform your garage into a living space.

garage safety

Garage Safety: Preventive Measures to Take

Check out our tips on how to keep your garage safe for you and your family.

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Cool Garage Decorations

These 9 cool garage decorations will help you create the garage of your dreams.

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Garage Party Ideas: What You Need to Know

Your garage can be a great party venue. Learn how you can be the best host for your future garage parties.

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Organizing the Garage

Learn our 7 tips on organizing the garage and keep it looking its best.

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6 Advantages of Building a Detached Garage

Detached garages have many great benefits that attached garages can’t provide. Learn more here.

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Garage Accessories

Check out these 10 garage accessories that will enhance your garage.

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Hip vs Gable Roof Garages

We’ll break down the pros and cons between gable and hip roofs to help you decide which to go with for your new garage.

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Why You Should Get a New Garage

Is your garage worn and out of date? Do you need a garage built? We’ll show you 5 benefits of getting a new garage.

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Benefits of a Flat Roof Garage

Learn about flat roof garages and why they’re a great cost-effective choice.



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