4 Risks to Look Out for During Garage Door Safety Month

Did you know that June is Garage Door Safety Month? Started by the International Door Association (IDA) and Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA), Garage Door Safety Month aims to bring awareness to the safety risks that garage doors can pose. To help ensure you and your family are using your garage door safely,…

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Should You Add Windows to Your Garage Door?

The simple answer: it’s up to you! Garage door windows have a way of adding additional curb appeal to your garage door and home, not to mention letting in more natural light to the space. However, depending on what you have inside, garage windows could create a security issue if people can see through them.…

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Why You Should Shop Around for Garage Door Service

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…

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Comparing the Best Garage Flooring Materials

The floor in your garage takes a beating every day, from cars, chemicals, and dropped heavy objects. Depending on what you use your garage for, it’s important to pick the right flooring material to fit your needs. Before you begin, clean out your garage so you can evaluate the quality of your current floor. If…

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Choosing the Right Garage Insulation

Image Source When it comes to maximizing the efficiency of your home, garage insulation is one of the most important features. It helps keep the rest of your home warmer in the winter, cooler in the summer and safe from potentially harmful gases all while keeping your energy bills low. It can also help by…

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Supplier Spotlight: LiftMaster

There’s an ongoing movement occurring throughout the U.S. as style-conscious Americans replace old, dull garage doors with stylish new ones. After all, why not? For many homes, garage doors account for 30-40 percent of the front facade. Plus, trendy new or custom garage doors have been shown to increase the curb appeal and resale value…

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5 Creative Ways to Repurpose Your Old Garage Door

At Larry Myers, we’re sometimes asked by our customers what to do with their old garage doors when they purchase new ones. While you can always recycle old garage doors by taking them to a recycling center, we recommend repurposing the material. Garage doors are often made of high quality wood, metal, and fiberglass materials.…

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Keep Your Garage Safe with Our Security Checklist

Simply installing a sturdy garage door does not mean it is secure. People have developed increasingly wily means to open garage doors, including hacking automatic systems, bypassing safety mechanisms, and good ol’ brute force. However, following these seven garage security tips and practices can help keep your garage secure.

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Supplier Spotlight: Houzz-Featured Garage Door Favorites of 2016

Larry Myers Garage Doors works with several different suppliers to provide the high-quality garage doors our customers have come to know and love. We wanted to take a moment to highlight some of the great work they’re doing. If you’re thinking about building or remodeling a garage door, these featured models from Houzz.com might be…

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