How to Soundproof a Garage for Band Practice

By Larry Myers Blog | September 17, 2019

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…

Why Wood? Tracking This Overhead Door Trend

By Larry Myers Blog | September 15, 2019

With a timeless, natural appeal, wood is an aesthetic asset that can increase the curb appeal of any home. In this blog from Larry Myers Garage Doors, you can discover some of the top pros and cons of installing a wood garage door.

What Color Should I Paint My Garage Door?

By Larry Myers Blog | August 15, 2019

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?

4 Garage Temperature Control Tips for the Hot Summer Months

By Larry Myers Blog | August 8, 2019

Even in the Pacific Northwest, summers can get pretty hot, and if your garage doesn’t have air conditioning, it can really heat up during the summer months. Here are 4 garage temperature control tips to help keep you cool.

The Advantages of Having a Detached Garage

By Larry Myers Blog | July 8, 2019

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…

Should You Choose a Garage Door With Windows?

By Larry Myers Blog | July 5, 2019

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.

Everything You Need to Know About Garage Fire Safety

By Larry Myers Blog | June 20, 2019

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…

Tips for Selling Your Home: Staging the Garage

By Larry Myers Blog | June 17, 2019

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.…

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

By Larry Myers Blog | May 28, 2019

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…

Manufacturer Spotlight: C.H.I Overhead Door

By Larry Myers Blog | May 7, 2019

There’s a reason Larry Myers Garage Doors is your trusted source when you need a garage door repaired or replaced, and it’s not just that we deliver exceptional work at a fair price. We also carry a full line of residential and commercial Garage Doors from the best brands in the business. Today, we’re shining a…