Hurricane and Storm Preparation

Hurricanes are top of mind today with Harvey & Irma having recently caused extensive and catastrophic damage. Oftentimes, wind pressure is the most damaging factor in a hurricane. “A Category 3 hurricane with winds of 130 mph exerts pressures equivalent to the weight of a typical family car on a two car garage door.” – …

Super High ROI!

Replacing your garage door is one of the best home improvements you can make. The ROI (Return on investment) for garage door replacement runs, on average, around 88.5%. It’s like your garage door is paying you back!!   How is this possible? Replacing your garage door does two very important things – let’s look at …

Learn Something New Every Day

Thinking about purchasing a new garage door? There’s a term you are going to hear that you might not be familiar with. It’s “R-Value”. What is the R-Value? R–Value is a measure of thermal resistance used in the building and construction industry. Specifically, R–Value is thermal resistance to heat flow. Why Does It Matter? If you don’t use …

What Garage Door Materials Are Best for Each Climate

It is always nice to have options when shopping, even with garage doors. But options can feel overwhelming at times if you aren’t an expert in what the difference between the options are, such as with garage door materials. So we figured we should put together a blog that fills in you in on how …

Key Components of a Quiet Garage Door

Being the biggest machine in the house, the garage door is a heavy object that has to open and close all year long, sometimes multiple times a day. And because it is working so hard, it doesn’t always run quietly and smoothly. If that’s the case for your garage door, we have five tips that …

How to Turn Your Garage Into a Bedroom

If you are thinking that your garage could be more useful as a bedroom instead of as the parking spot for the car, then we have put together a list of steps to help. If you want to convert the garage into a living space, here is how to do it: First things first, we …

Pros & Cons of Wood Garage Doors

At Precision Garage Door, we carry an extensive selection of quality garage doors in a variety of styles and materials. One garage door material that is consistently popular among our customers is wood. Read on to learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of wood garage doors. Advantages Wood garage doors offer the flexibility of an …

Pros & Cons of Steel Garage Doors

If you’re in the market for a new garage door, Precision Garage Door can assist you in choosing the right option for your needs. We offer many types of garage doors in order to meet the demands of all of our customers, and steel garage doors are a top choice for a variety of reasons. …

Insulated Garage Doors

There’s insulation in your home’s walls and attic, why not have it in your garage door? An insulated garage door from Precision Garage Door can provide increased energy efficiency, temperature regulation, and superb soundproofing for your garage. Benefits of Insulated Garage Doors One of the best ways to keep your garage warmer in winter and …

How to Paint a Garage Door

With just a bit of paint and a few hours of elbow grease, you can give your faded or flaking garage door a fresh, appealing look. If your door’s moving parts are working properly, a new coat of paint can easily add curb appeal to your home and extend the life of your garage door. …