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DIY Garage Parking Aids You Should Be Using

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We get it, parking aids are expensive. But parking mishaps can cause costly damage to your car, your garage door, and whatever you’re storing there. If you’re looking for a cheap way to solve this expensive problem, it’s easy enough to transform everyday items into effective homemade garage parking aids. Continue reading

Garage Door Materials: Pros and Cons of Wood, Steel, and Specialty Doors

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At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we understand how important it is to find a garage door that fits your unique needs. From traditional steel or stylish wood to modern specialty garage doors, we carry a wide range of materials for Northwest homes. To help you select the best material for your garage door, we’re breaking down the pros and cons of these popular materials: Continue reading

Single vs Double Door Garages: How to Choose

Double Door Garage in Suburbs

Choosing the right garage door revolves around more than just materials and garage door styles. Functionality is the number one priority for most of us, which is why it’s important to understand how different garage doors handle various situations. We’ve laid out our top pros and cons at Larry Myers to give some insight into one double garage door vs. two single garage doors. Continue reading

“Simply the Best:” Larry Myers Garage Doors Customer Testimonials

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Looking for the best garage door repair and installation in Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington? Look no further than Larry Myers Garage Doors. Not only have we been proudly serving the area for over 45 years, but we’re committed to delivering exceptional work at a fair price. But you don’t just have to take our word on it. Here’s what real-life customers have to say about their experience working with Larry Myers Garage Doors. Continue reading

Decorate Your Garage Door for Fall and Winter Holidays

Garage Door Decorations for Holidays

The garage door tends to be a large, flat, highly-visible space on the front of most houses. This makes garage doors great for holiday decorations for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Year’s Eve. We’ve seen a lot of creative garage door decorations over the years, including everything from festive Thanksgiving magnets to garage door murals depicting elaborate winter wonderlands. Here are a few garage door decorating ideas we’ve gathered so you can find what works right for you and your family.

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Curbscaping: How to Improve Curb Appeal Through Garage Landscaping

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What is Curb Appeal?

Curb appeal refers to the attractiveness of your house from the street view and includes your home’s exterior, driveway, front yard, and sidewalk. It’s the first impression someone has of your home, and when it comes to selling, it could make or break a sale. Whether you are preparing to put your house on the market or are aiming to have the best-looking house on the block, curb appeal can increase your home’s value and is worth investing a little extra time and money into. Continue reading

Make Better Use of Your Space: Detached Home Office

Detached Garage Home Office

Garages aren’t just for parking your car! If you’re undergoing a garage-office conversion, creating the perfect design can feel overwhelming. At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we’ve installed countless custom garage doors in Portland, Oregon and Vancouver, Washington, and our professional garage door design team is ready to help with your next project, whether it’s using your garage as a mini greenhouse or creating the quirky home office of your dreams. These garage office ideas can help you easily create a home office transformation that is as stylish as it is functional. Continue reading