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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

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

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

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