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from The Family Handyman

10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You'll Regret If You Forget

Lube Garage Door Springs or Replace Them Sooner Rather Than Later - Coat the overhead torsion springs mounted above roller tracks with a garage door lubricant. All springs will eventually break because of metal fatigue and/or corrosion, but lubing them at least once a year will make them last longer. Spraying can be messy

from HowStuffWorks

How to Repair a Garage Door

There are two main components to a garage door: the door itself and the opener. If you can make both types of repairs, your garage-door problems will be minimal. Learn how to repair a garage door.


Modern Lightweight Garage Door Types

from The Family Handyman

How to Repair Rotted Wood

Use a polyester filler to rebuild rotted or damaged wood. You can mold and shape it to match the original wood profile. It takes paint well and won't rot.

from The Family Handyman

Garage Security Tips

Lock the track on your home's garage door when you go away on vacation. Not that we have a garage, but for future reference


CHI Fiberglass Carriage House Garage Door Model 5534A

from Apartment Therapy

I Hate Hangers. What Are Some Alternatives? — Good Questions

For when the garage is the kids' hangout... Maybe not all windows so the kid mess isn't visible to the world but some windows and definitely keeping the garage doors. Helpful when they move out and I can have my garage back. :-)


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