How to Soundproof a Garage for Band Practice

Practice makes perfect, and unless you have access to professional musical studios or practice venues, many amateur musicians start out practicing in the garage. In today’s blog, the garage door experts at Larry Myers Garage Door cover how to soundproof a garage for band practice so that you won’t disrupt the whole neighborhood while perfecting…

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What Color Should I Paint My Garage Door?

At Larry Myers Garage Doors, there are some questions we get asked all the time, like which garage door is right for me and should I repair or replace my garage door? Today, we’re tackling another frequently asked question: what color should I paint my garage door?

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The Advantages of Having a 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…

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Should You Choose a Garage Door With Windows?

Wondering which garage door is right for you? There are plenty of different colors, styles, and materials to choose from. To help you narrow down your options, we’ve compiled some of the advantages and disadvantages of garage doors with windows.

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Everything You Need to Know About Garage Fire Safety

According to the U.S. Fire Administration, every year, there are over 6,500 garage fires in homes across the country. Because garage fires can spread farther and faster than fires in other areas of the home, these yearly fires result in an average of 30 deaths, 400 injuries, and $457 million in property loss. That’s why…

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Tips for Selling Your Home: Staging the Garage

The internet is full of tips for staging your home for sale, but one area that is often overlooked on these lists is the garage. Not only is the garage door one of the first things people notice when looking at potential houses, but the state of your garage can greatly influence a buyer’s decision.…

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Spring Cleaning Tips: How to Clean Oil Off a Concrete Garage Floor

Imagine this: you’re changing the oil in your beloved sports car or family minivan and you accidentally knock over the bottle, creating a large, expanding oil stain on your concrete garage floor. Because concrete is so porous, it effectively acts as a sponge, soaking up the liquid and creating a stain. Regardless of what cleaning…

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An Earthquake Safety Guide for Your Garage

No one wants to think about a potential earthquake occurrence in their city. However, if you take the right steps and plan ahead, your home and garage will be prepared to withstand whatever comes your way. Read on to learn about potential garage risks and how to avoid them.

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