The Garage Blog

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

All information contained within this blog is intended to be inspiration and informative. Before undertaking a project, always consult with a professional contractor or builder. While some projects may be suited for DIY projects, major undertakings involving the garage should be performed by professional contractors. When you are ready to build a new detached garage, contact Danley’s Garages.

Fall Garage

How to Prepare Your Garage for the Fall

Getting your garage ready for the fall is essential, and when you prep your garage in the fall you won’t have to do as much when winter rolls around.

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Tips to Keep Your Garage Pest-Free

Is your garage occupied by pests? Keeping unwanted guest out of garage can take some time. Our latest tips will help keep your garage pest-free.

How to Build a Garage for an Electric Car

Building a garage for an electric car is easier than you think. Follow our guide on how to create the perfect charging station for your sweet ride.

Garage Floor Shine

Best Ways to Make That Garage Floor Shine

Does your garage floor have pesky scuff marks? Before taking action, check out these helpful tips to make your garage floor shine.

Garage Windows

Should Your Garage Have Windows?

If you’re a homeowner who is thinking about installing new windows on your garage, check out the article below for why you should get windows on your garage.

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7 Things You Shouldn’t Store in Your Garage

Do you know what items shouldn’t be stored your garage? Check out the article below to find quick and easy garage storage tips.

Cooling Down

How to Cool Down Your Garage During the Summer

During the summer, your garage can become unbearably hot! You won’t want to be in there at all. We’ll show you how to keep your garage cool with these tips.

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Eagle Scout Turns to Danley’s

Danley’s partnered with a local Boy Scout to help him bring his vision for PAWS to life.

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Does Your Garage Need to Be Properly Ventilated?

Is your garage properly ventilated? In this article we will show you different steps you can take to ventilate your garage like a pro.

Does Adding a Two-Car Garage Add Value to Your Home?

In this article, we will discuss is it really worth adding a two-car garage to your home and does it really add resale value to your home?

4 Ways You Can Protect Your Garage from the Elements

Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to use your garage year-round? In this article, we will show you 4 different ways that you can protect your garage.

How to Reduce Risk of Burglary Through Your Garage

Burglar-proofing your garage doesn’t have to be hard. Thieves are always looking for easy- access points. Don’t let your garage be one of them.

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Garage Trends that Increase Your Home’s Value

In this article, we will show you affordable ways can increase the resale value of your home by updating and repairing your garage.

spring cleaning

The Right Way to Spring Clean Your Garage

After the winter muck builds up, washing it away and cleaning up your garage can be tedious. Here are a few tips to help with garage spring cleaning.

Solar Panels

How Your Climate Can Affect Your Garage

The climate you’re exposed to can play an integral role in your living conditions. Your garage depends on this climate and shouldn’t be overlooked.

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What is The Best Type of Roofing Material for My Garage?

There are many options when designing a garage. The focus may be on the internal features, but one of the most important decisions is the roofing material.

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How to Replace Your Garage Door

Is your garage door broken and in need of being replaced? Learn how to fix your garage door and improve the look of your home.

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How to Replace Your Garage Floor

Your garage floor sees scuff marks, dirt, debris, and lawn equipment as well as plenty of water seepage. Here’s how to replace your old garage floor.

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How to Get Your Garage Ready for Winter

Prepping your garage for the winter is not only a smart idea, but it’ll save you serious clean-up time come spring. Here’s how to properly winter-proof it.

garage door opener

How to Pair Car Garage Door Opener to Your Garage

Pairing a garage door opener to the garage is a simple task. Here’s an easy how-to that will help get the job done.

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Benefits of a Patio Style Garage

While most homeowners tend to choose a traditional one-door or two-door garage, there’s another style to consider: the patio style garage.

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How to Keep Snow and Slush Out of Your Garage

If your garage is suffering from dirt, snow, slush, and debris? Here are a handful of tips to keep your garage clear of snow and slush this winter.

Power Outage

How to Open Your Garage During a Power Outage

A power outage can occur out of nowhere, but it doesn’t mean that you can’t get into your garage. Fortunately, accessing your garage without power is easy.

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A DIY Solar Heater for Your Garage

Solar energy is an Earth-friendly way to heat your home or your garage. Here’s how to create your very own DIY solar heater.

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Garage Security: Tips to Prevent Garage Break-Ins

Your garage is a vulnerable space. Garage security is simple and inexpensive and can save you from becoming a victim of crime.

Garage Modifications

What Are 10 Awesome Modifications I Can Make to My Garage?

Does your garage need a few updates? Here are a few DIY modifications to transform your garage from no-man’s-land to the ultimate project center!

Garage storage for kayaks

Garage Storage for Kayaks

Choosing the best storage for your kayaks will depend on the options available to you in your garage. Here are the options available to store your kayak.

Standard Garages

Residential Construction: How Wide Is a Standard Garage?

One-car, two-car, three-car, you name it—garages come in all sorts of sizes. What is the size for a standard garage anyway?

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What Is the Ideal Garage Size for Restoring a Full-Size Car?

Unfortunately many garages were built as an afterthought to shelter the trend of automobiles. What is the ideal garage size for restoring a full-size car?

Solar Panels

Can I Use Solar Panels to Power My Garage

Solar panels offer environmental benefits and energy savings. With the advancements in solar panel technology, homeowners implement atop their garages.

Basketball Hoop

How to Attach a Basketball Hoop to a Garage

Here’s how to transform your driveway into a basketball court and bring one-on-one games to life with the addition of a basketball hoop to your garage.


What’s That in Your Garage?  Carpenter Ant Frass vs. Termite Frass

You’re cleaning your garage and find something that appears to be wood shavings or saw dust.  Don’t touch it!  This could be carpenter ant or termite frass.

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Why Does My Garage Smell Like Gas?

There is that stench again. Why does my garage smell like gas? Here are the steps to remove that smell from your garage.

Benefits of a Bigger Garage

Are you thinking of a new home addition? Here are the biggest advantages of building a bigger garage!
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Common Mistakes When Building a New Garage

Building a new garage is an exciting process, however, there are many common mistakes when building a new garage. Here are some of the most common mistakes.
Lawn mower storage

Garage Storage Ideas for Lawnmowers

Are you looking for a decent place to store your lawnmower when it’s not in use? Thankfully, there are a variety of creative garage storage ideas for lawnmowers.
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Single Car vs. Double Car Garage

Single car vs. double car garage? You can find the differences and benefits right here.
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What Should I Consider Before Building a New Garage?

There are many different reasons why you may need a new garage built. Here's what you should consider before building a garage.
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Paying for a New Garage Using Credit

Thinking about paying for your new garage using credit? We’ll go over what you need to know in order to make the best financial decision for your project.

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Top 10 Smart Ways to Organize and Upgrade Your Garage

Upgrading and organizing your garage is a worthwhile endeavor. Check out these top 10 ways and get started today.
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What are Some Tips for Making Your Garage Multipurpose?

What makes a good multipurpose garage? Here are some tips to turn your limited garage into a multipurpose area.
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How to Replace Garage Door Torsion Spring

What does it take to replace a garage door torsion spring? Well, we go over the tools and equipment to get started on this home project.
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How to Adjust Garage Door Cables

To adjust garage door cables, you'll need these 5 accessories. Here are the five steps to get started on fixing your garage door cable.
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How to Get Internet in My Detached Garage

Connecting to your internet is much easier now than it was back then. We'll help you get internet connectivity in your detached garage right here.
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Why You Don’t Need a Barn Style Garage

Before you build a barn style garage, you'll have to look over the pros and cons. Find out about the many drawbacks that come with these garages.
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Stopping Your Garage Door From Being Hacked

Protect your garage at all cost and prevent your garage door from getting hacked. Try out these helpful tips and solutions to keep your garage door secure.
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How to Soundproof a Garage

Your neighbors are tired of your band practice. We discovered some helpful ways to soundproof your garage so you can practice with your band every day.
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Garage Wall Ideas You’ll Love

Your garage wall can use an uplift. Now's the time to make your garage wall stand out. Check out these garage wall ideas for inspiration.
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How Much Does a Detached Garage Add to Property Value?

Your property can use a boost. Find out how you can increase your property value with a detached garage right here.
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How to Run A Gas Line to A Detached Garage

Running a gas line to a detached garage is a lot of work. That's why we created a guide that will give you the right steps to take to get the job done.
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Tips for Preparing Your Motorcycle For Storage This Winter 

Don't let winter ruin your motorcycle. Now's the time to be safe and make room for your bike. Here are the tips for motorcycle winter storage.
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Matching Your Detached Garage to Your House

Don't let your garage ruin the beauty of your home. Find out how you can match your garage with the same colors and styles right here.
garage makeovers

Fall and Winter Are Great for Garage Makeovers

Do you have uncertainties about garage makeovers in fall and winter? Don't worry, we covered all of that in this article.
garage fridge

What Kind of Garage Fridge Should I Get?

Are you in the market for a garage fridge? We covered everything from what size to how much space you need for a garage fridge. Read all about it here.
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Making Sure Your Garage Is Functional Year Round

Your garage door is squeaking and rust is starting to show around the door. We help you with the problems so you can have a functional garage year-round.
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Should I Drywall My Detached Garage?

Want to add drywall to your detached garage? We got you covered in this article.
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Proper Garage R-Value

Learn all about R-Value and why it's important to your garage.
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Making an Energy Efficient Garage

Designing an energy efficient garage can improve your overall comfort level. You'll feel comfortable about saving on energy costs when you go with these upgrades.
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Increase Natural Light in Your Garage

Turn your garage around and take advantage of the sun. Follow these helpful tips to increase natural light in your garage and reap the benefits today.
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Common Garage Storage Mistakes

Want extra space in your garage? Start with these garage storage mistakes that take up most of your space.
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What to Do About a Garage Floor Without a Drain

Having a garage floor drain is vital for allowing the water to runoff from the garage and the driveway.
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How to Perfect Your Garage Kitchen and Bar

The ultimate guide to renovating your boring garage into a practical garage kitchen and bar.
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How to Keep Your Garage Floor from Sweating

Prevent and keep your garage dry during the warmer seasons. Here are a few things you can do to prevent your garage floor from sweating.
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Chain vs Belt: Which Garage Door Opener Is Best?

Learn how to weigh your options when choosing your garage door opener. How do you choose between chain and belt drives?
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Can I Have a Detached Garage Bathroom?

Lots of possibilities exist with detached garages. Is a bathroom in a detached garage even possible? Find out in this article.
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Why Insulate a Detached Garage?

Keep your energy costs down by insulating your detached garage. All your questions about garage insulation will be answered right here.
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Why Is My Garage So Hot?

A hot garage can destroy your things and run up your energy bill. Here’s what makes a garage hot and what you can do about it.
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Cool Garage Add-Ons You’ll Want

Make the most out of your space with these must-have garage add-ons. Check out the ultimate list of garage add-ons.
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Garage Ideas for Small Lots

Small lots won't stop you from building your dream garage. Take a look at these garage ideas that are ideal for small lots.
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Building a Detached Garage Guest House: A Helpful Guide

You won't look at your garage the same way again once you expand it to a guest house. Find out how you can turn your simple garage into a guest house.
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My Garage is Humid—What Do I Do?

What makes a garage humid is the construction of the garage. Find out what you can do to keep your garage cool over the summer.
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How to Properly Ventilate Your Garage

Are you having problems with airflow in your garage? Here's you to ventilate your garage properly and safely.
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How Do Garage Fires Start?

Garage fires are all too common, but there are many preventative measures you should take to avoid them at all costs.
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Why a Warping and Bowing Garage Door Needs Fixing

Warping garage door interferes with the operation of the door. It's cost-effective to fix your warped garage door as soon as possible.
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How to Turn your Garage into a Wine Cellar

Wine cellar built in a garage is completely possible. Find out how you can turn your garage into a wine cellar storage right here.
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Exterior Garage Lights You’ll Love

You'll love these exterior garage light ideas. Improve curb appeal, safety and security all with these simple lights.
dented garage door

How to Fix a Dented Garage Door

Tired of looking at that ugly dent on your garage door? Learn how to finally remove it and improve the look of your home.
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How to Match Your Entry Door and Garage Door

Find out how to make your home stand out by matching your entry and garage doors.
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5 Reasons to Get Your Garage Floor Coating in the Winter

A garage floor coating is a great way to add character and durability to your garage. Find out why winter is a great time to get your garage floor coating.
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What to Do When Your Garage Door is Off Track

Your garage door is off track. Now what do you do? Check out this article to find out some solutions to this common garage good problem.
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Choosing the Best Garage Door Material

Learn about the factors you need to consider before choosing a garage door material for your home.
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Choosing the Right Garage Door Color

One of the first things you notice about the front of a home is the garage. It takes up approximately a third of your home's front.
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Ways to Fix Your Garage Door Opener

Garage doors have many working parts, so when the opener fails to do its job, there are many factors to consider. Read this article to find out the best ways to fix your garage door opener.
Child Proofing your Garage

Tips to Childproofing Your Garage

Learn how to child proof your garage by reading this very help article which will help you with tips on how to better keep your garage safe for children.
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Ways to Prevent a Garage Door Break In

Are you worried about a garage door break in? Read this article to find out the best ways to protect your home and garage.

Garages Behind Houses: Does Curb Appeal Still Matter?

Garages can be used for anything nowadays and they've become a vital part of a home. But does curb appeal still matter when your garage is behind your home?
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Best Ways to Store Bikes in a Garage

Keeping your garage organized can be difficult. Learn the different ways to store your bike in the garage and keep your garage tidy.
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How to Make the Ultimate Garage She Shed

Turning your garage into a she shed is a great way to add livable space to your home. Here are some ways you can transform a cold and sterile garage into a fun and relaxing space.
garage heater

What Size Heater Do I Need for My Garage?

When buying a heater for your garage, it's important to know which size to get. Learn how to determine the right size heater for your garage.
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America’s Wildest and Most Expensive Garages 

Is your garage in need of an update? Read more about some of America's wildest and most expensive garages and get some new ideas.
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Why You Want a Garage With a Porch

Learn why having a garage with a porch can benefit your home. This article provides ideas on different porch ideas to complete your home's look.
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Do I Need Garage Planning Permission to Build a Garage?

Find out if you do or don't need garage planning permission to build a new garage by reading this article with helpful information.
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Pros and Cons of Garage Basements

Find out if a garage basement is the type of garage for you and your home. Read more about the benefits and disadvantages of garage basements.
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The History of Modern Residential Garages

Find out the history of garages by reading this article which goes through the timeline from the beginning of garages till modern residential garages.
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7 Common Mistakes People Make During Garage Remodels

Find out the 7 common mistakes homeowners make when remodeling there garage by reading this very informative article that'll keep you informed.
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Keeping Your Garage Safe From Icicle Accidents

Be prepared this winter by readying your garage roof to prevent ice dams from forming. We'll go over how to prevent icicle accidents this winter.

How to Fix Cracked Concrete Floor in Your Garage

This article will go over everything you need to know on how to fix your cracked concrete floor in your garage yourself easily.
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Fixing and Preventing Garage Moisture Problems

There are a few solutions for you to follow to make sure that you don't have garage moisture problems in your garage. Read on to find out about them.
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How to Choose the Right Custom Garage Company

Let look at a few things to consider when looking for the right custom garage company, one that will leave you with superb craftsmanship.

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Detached Garages vs Carports: Which is Best?

Let's take a look at the pros and cons of each, analyzing factors like curb appeal, safety, usability, cost, and living space.
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How to Keep Skunks Away from Your Garage

In order to keep skunks away from your garage, property, and outbuildings, then you should learn these things about skunks.
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9 Garage Siding Styles You’ll Fall in Love With

Garage siding styles come in all kinds of texture, colors, and length. Get the best siding for your garage that will complement your home.
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Tips to Make Your Garage Smell Good

Tackling that bad odor in your garage is no easy task. Thankfully, there are ways to make your garage smell good and prevent odor from coming back.
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Is My Garage Covered by Home Insurance?

Home Insurance is a necessity for all your large, expensive and irreplaceable things. What about your garage? Read more and find out.
haunted house

How to Turn Your Garage Into the Ultimate Haunted House

The secret to a spooky haunted house can be found in your garage. Here are a few tips for turning your garage into an ultimate haunted house.
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Why You Should Hire Professional Garage Contractors

Here's why you need to leave your garage building project to the pros.
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7 Great Benefits of a Garage Home Office

Find out why a garage home office is a very beneficial use for your garage.
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8 Important Garage Door Safety Tips

Garage door safety should never be taken lightly. Here's why.
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Why You Should Consider a Garage Safe Room

We prepared an ideal guide to help you get inspired so you can start your safe room garage project soon.
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Fall Maintenance Tips For Your Garage

In order to maintain a clean and organized garage, you’ll want to check out these fall maintenance tips.

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How To Drywall A Garage

Learn how to drywall a garage with the right strategy and the right tools to get the job done.
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The 10 Best Slatwall Accessories for Your Garage

Let's look at the top 10 best slatwall accessories for your garage.
garage security

What Type of Garage Door Opener Should I Get?

Identify the problem and get a garage door opener that is suitable for your needs.
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Garage Dust Collection: How To Keep Clean

Keeping your garage clean is easier said than done. Learn in this article how you can keep your garage clean and dust-free.
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Winter Car Storage: Keep Your Vehicle Safe This Winter

Learn all about the latest tips and secrets to keeping your vehicle safe during the winter.

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Why You Need a Garage Fireplace

Get the best of warmth and comfort with a garage fireplace. Find out more in this article.

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How to Identify Where Heat Loss is Happening In Your Garage

Garages can potentially increase your utility bills if you don’t identify where the heat loss is coming from.

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All About the Different Styles of Garages

Consider all the garage styles and sizes that go together with your living situation.
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Why You Don’t Want Cheap Garage Doors

Learn about the possible disadvantages that come with cheap garage doors and the advantages of new doors.
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How To Keep Your Garage Dry During The Rainy Season

Keep garage dry at all times with the best possible treatments and tips.
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The Problems With a Roll Up Garage Door

Before you consider buying a roll-up garage door, learn about all the problems you might experience.
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Tips For Creating the Best Garage Laundry Room

Tips and tricks to transform your garage into a garage laundry room.
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How to Keep Insects Out of Your Garage

Latest tips to keep insects out of your garage and keep your garage clean.
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Garage Space Trends: What’s Hot In Garage Design?

Find out what's trending in garage spaces, and how you can take your organization to the next level.
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Why Is My Garage Door Off Track?

Garage door off track? Find out the most common reasons why here.
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Why You Shouldn’t Get a Modular Garage

Modular garage has more disadvantages. Learn about garage styles that will improve your curb appeal.
glass garage doors

Common Problems With Glass Garage Doors

The common problems with glass garage doors makes this style unsustainable and costly.
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What’s the Best Garage Floor Paint for My Garage?

New garage flooring can be expensive. Find out all the benefits of new garage floor paint here!
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Ensure Your Family’s Safety With a Garage Inspection

How important is your safety? Here, you'll learn the keys you should look for when doing a garage inspection.
outdoor living room

How to Create an Outdoor Living Room with Your Garage

Outdoor living rooms are in style. In this article, you'll learn the specifics on how to transform your garage into a beautiful outdoor living room.
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Tips & Tricks on How to Have a Successful Garage Sale

How much clutter do you have in your home, waiting to be sold? In this article, you'll learn how to have a successful garage sale this season!
garage man cave

How to Make the Ultimate Garage Man Cave

Create an ultimate man cave garage with a budget, accessories and theme.
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I Lost My Garage Door Opener – Now What?

Here's what you should do if you lose your garage door opener remote.
garage expansion

Are You Thinking About a Garage Expansion?

Find out what you should consider for a garage expansion to see if the project is right for you.
garage cabinets

6 Garage Cabinets You Can’t Pass Up

Learn how to have an organized garage with these garage cabinet ideas in this article.
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Garage Home Theater Ideas You’ll Love

Bring the popcorn, it's time to take your next DIY to the big screen.
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The Benefits of a Two-Story Garage

Two-story garages have many benefits that will no doubt boost your home's look and value.
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How to Get Rid of Mice in the Garage

Learn how to get rid of and prevent those invasive little critters from entering your garage.
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Benefits of a Smart Garage Door Opener

Here's why you should consider installing a smart garage door opener.
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Building Your Own Garage Yoga Studio

Building your own garage yoga studio isn't as hard as it sounds. Check out these tips to building your own.
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Garage Door Measurements

It's extremely important to get the perfect garage door measurements before replacing your old one.
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Installing Gutters on a Garage

Learn the importance of installing gutters on a garage.
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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.
garage door screen

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.
torsion springs

Torsion Springs: What You Need to Know

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

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.
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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.
garage garden

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.
garage plans

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.
garage parking aids

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.
residential garages

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.
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Build Your Very Own Garage Bar

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

Cool Garage Gym Ideas

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