Keeping a Hot Garage Cool: What’s the Best Cooling Method

Jul 26, 16 • Garage Tips, NewsNo Comments

garage maintenanceWhen it comes to the dog days of summer, few places seem to be hotter than the vast Texas landscape. Keeping cool is vital to enjoying all that the Lone Star State has to offer both residents and visitors.

For those with residences, having a garage means constantly looking for cool areas while in there. The problem is that most activity within a garage during this period takes place during daytime, the hottest part of the day. So the question then becomes which method is the best option in these circumstances?

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7 Factors to Consider When Buying a New Garage Door

Jul 18, 16 • New Garage Doors1 Comment

new garage doorWhen it comes to the type of new garage door Fort Worth residents would like to buy, the differences can boil down to a number of varying considerations. Different tastes, needs and areas have to be factored in carefully because the decision to buy garage doors is one that figures to be an important investment.

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10 Reasons Why Your Business Should Invest In Wind Resistant Service Doors

Wind Resistant Service DoorsIf there’s one thing that Texans have learned to expect when it comes to weather conditions, it’s that high winds will be an ever-present danger. The damage that can result during inclement weather conditions can wreak havoc not only for homeowners but businesses as well.

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How To Measure A Garage Door

May 27, 16 • New Garage DoorsNo Comments

how to measure a garage doorThe literal ups and downs of a garage door are such that eventually the need to replace it becomes an issue. However, given the many different models and sizes, the numbers of questions that surface as a result can be confusing. In the case of the size, knowing how to measure a garage door and the radius becomes extremely important for the consumer.

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How to Know When to Replace Broken Garage Door Springs

May 12, 16 • Garage Door SpringsNo Comments

garage spring replacementHaving access to a garage in North Texas can be a godsend during the summer months, since it helps avoid getting into a vehicle that can be unbearably hot. By simply closing the door, that heat is held at bay, but inevitably, garage door repair becomes a necessity for a homeowner or business.

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Converting Your Garage Into the Ultimate Man Cave

Apr 22, 16 • Home Improvements, NewsNo Comments

garage man caveThe notion of the man cave has obvious appeal to males, since it offers a place that they can escape to when they have free time. It might involve playing games, listening to music, watching television or something else that can done alone or with friends.

Of course, finding a place in a home can be difficult, since a basement (which tends to be the usual location) may not be available. However, one option to counteract that issue might be to use the garage as this home away from home, since it figures to get maximum use, especially if things are done right.

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Types of Garage Door Springs: Extension vs. Torsion Springs

Apr 13, 16 • Garage Door SpringsNo Comments

garage spring repairFor most people in the North Texas area, garage spring maintenance may encompass any number of considerations, even though many people don’t tend to put a lot of thought into the type of springs on their garage or overhead door.

However, the onset of warmer weather, potential high winds and heavy rain mean that a door should be ready to handle the rigors that come with volatile weather conditions and high temperatures. If that’s not the case, then some garage door repair might be in order, if not garage spring repair.

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7 Common Garage Door Issues and How They Happen

Agarage door issues garage that protects your vehicle from the relentless heat of a Texas summer and the sometimes torrential rains that come about adds to the value of any home. However, if the garage door isn’t working properly, much of that value diminishes. Therefore, it’s important to be aware of regular issues with this area.

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8 Possible Reasons Why Your Garage Door Doesn’t Close

garage door repairmanWhen you are experiencing issues with your garage door not closing, there are 8 reasons that it is possibly causing issues. However, at Texas Overhead Door, we have been working with customers for decades and we have several tips that can help you keep your garage door in optimal working condition. After you take a look at the reasons below, feel free to give us a call for garage door maintenance, repair or renovations.

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Why Regular Garage Door Maintenance Is Important

garage maintenanceAny service professional that works with homes will tell you that their maintenance or inspection routines will save you money, but few are able to show exactly which areas of your budget you can  expect to save real dollars. Along with a few avoided expenses that can happen if your garage door becomes non-operational, simple maintenance on a regular basis for the door can immediately save you money that you can actually see in the short-term. To get a better idea of how regular garage maintenance or garage door repair is important (even if you just use your garage for storage), check out the details below.

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