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…

Our 5 Most Popular Garage Door Styles

By Larry Myers Blog | April 23, 2019

Having trouble deciding what aesthetic you want to pursue for your next residential garage door? Trying to find the perfect commercial garage door to fit your business needs? Larry Myers Garage Doors proudly features only the best quality and highest-rated brands, so you can rest assured that whatever overhead door you choose will be with…

An Earthquake Safety Guide for Your Garage

By Larry Myers Blog | March 19, 2019

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.

How Smart is Your Garage?

By Larry Myers Blog | February 20, 2019

Garage doors are getting smarter every year. It wasn’t too long ago that garage doors didn’t have safety sensors to prevent them from closing when something was in the way. Now, there are an array of technological upgrades for your garage door that provide extra safety, security, and convenience.

Manufacturer Spotlight: Northwest Door

By Larry Myers Blog | February 13, 2019

At Larry Myers Garage Door, we offer the best garage door prices, service, and reliability in Portland. Not only do we carry a full line of residential and commercial garage doors from the best brands in the business, but unlike a franchise, we’re committed to caring more about our community than the bottom line. That’s…