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Manufacturer Spotlight: Amarr Garage Doors

Amarr Horizon Garage Door

Whether you live in Portland, Oregon or Vancouver, Washington, Larry Myers Garage Doors is your trusted source for garage door installation and repair. Not only are we locally owned, operated, licensed, bonded, and insured, but we’ve been providing the best quality overhead door installation and repairs since 1973. In order to provide the highest quality service, we only carry doors we believe in. Today, we’re shining a spotlight on one of the most trusted names in the garage door industry: Amarr Garage Doors. 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

Holiday Season Tips: Damage-Free Ways to Decorate Your Garage

Holiday LightsAh, ‘tis the holiday season. A season of fun, family, delicious food, festive parties, thoughtful presents, and sure, maybe a bit of extra stress. For many homeowners, the holidays mark a time to stand out in the neighborhood, showcasing their homes with gorgeous lights and decorations. Many homeowners will choose to decorate their garages, hanging lights and festive decorations over their garage doors.

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How to Keep Pests Out of Your Garage

Pests

You park your car in the garage. You step outside of the car and ack! A trail of ants is marching across the floor in front of you—or worse, you spot a rat scurrying to its newest hiding place. Not fun! This Halloween season, how can you keep those spooky little critters out of your garage? Read on for tips and tricks from your Portland, OR-area garage experts.

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Pros & Cons of Using Garage Doors in Indoor Living Spaces

Indoor Glass Garage Doors

It’s true: garage doors aren’t just for our garages. One of the latest home design trends? Installing glass garage doors in interior spaces. And really, it’s not just popular in homes—businesses, such as local restaurants, are doing it, too.

Could an indoor garage door be the right fit for your living space? In this edition of the Larry Myers Garage Door blog, we’ll discuss the pros and cons of this increasingly popular design trend.

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Why You Should Shop Around for Garage Door Service

garage door service quotes

For garage door installation or any other service, it’s a good idea to read reviews and compare several options before you sign off on a contract. We recently heard about an incident with GDS Garage Doors out of Dallas, who made the news for its fraudulent technicians in San Diego and other cities. This compelled us to emphasize the importance of shopping around. We’ve compiled some tips to help you make sure you choose the right garage door company.

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KXL 101 PDX Radio Featuring Larry Myers Garage Door: Around the House with Handyman Bob

At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we’d like to thank Handyman Bob and the team at KXL 101 radio for featuring us on the show, “Around the House with Handyman Bob”. We enjoyed having the opportunity to help homeowners with common issues by providing garage door advice. If you missed the show, you can listen to it right here on our blog. In the meantime, check out some of the topics we discussed below. Continue reading