Category Archives: Industry News and Trends

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

Garage Door Materials

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

Curbscaping: How to Improve Curb Appeal Through Garage Landscaping

Curbscaping

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

The Advantages of Having a Detached Garage

detached garage

Adding a garage to your home can create additional storage space for cars, ATVs, motorcycles, golf carts, boats, and other large items. Garages can also be repurposed to be used as a home gym, workshop, art studio, home office, a mini greenhouse, or additional living space. In addition to their practical uses, garages also add a significant amount of value to your home. Here’s what you need to know about detached garages. Continue reading