Make Your Home Bigger Using Your Garage
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Make Your Home Bigger Using Your Garage

I’ve converted four of the garages in the homes I’ve lived in and each time the job has led to an increase in the sales price of my property. If you are looking for a quick way of adding extra space in your home without needing to fork out a great deal, then take a look at my blog which is packed full or articles about what you need to do to get the best from your own garage conversion. From extra bedrooms to utility and workshop areas, I’ve done it all. I’ve even converted a garage back to its former function by refitting new doors. If you want to benefit from what I’ve learned as a DIY garage converter, then read on!

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  • 2 Common Garage Door Issues and How You Can Fix Them

    30 October 2018

    If you have a garage roller door or one that swings out and then slides up onto the roof of the garage, you need to understand how these operate and what to expect by way of malfunctioning and needed repairs. In some cases, a roller door or swing out door that doesn't open or close properly may only need a quick fix, but in other cases, you may be looking at the replacement of certain parts.

  • Too Cold to Use Your Patio? Think Again...

    24 October 2018

    Ah, Australia, where it's always warm and sunny…except when it isn't. Sure, great swathes of the country enjoy balmy, subtropical temperatures for much of the year, but this isn't the case the further south you go. In terms of an outdoor lifestyle, the weather is still going to be on your side for a decent chunk of the year, but there are some months where many patios just sit there, waiting patiently for the sun to shine again.

  • Two Types Of Garage Door Repair Work You Should Not Do Without The Help Of A Professional

    23 October 2018

    While there some forms of garage door repair work that you can easily do yourself (such as sanding off and covering up flaking door paint, for example), there are other tasks that should only be carried out by a professional that specialises in fixing garage doors. Continue reading to find out what these tasks are. Replacing the door spring The spring that is attached to your garage door is designed to enable you to open and close the door quickly and easily.

  • How to Tell If Your Garage Door's Bottom Seal Needs a Replacement

    22 October 2018

    While your garage door may be effective at deterring intruders from accessing your garage, it is not so effective at keeping the weather out. If the gap at the bottom part of your door is left open, it can allow unwanted weather elements such as rain and snow to creep in and cause some serious damage to the door. If your garage door has weather-stripping at the bottom, ensuring the seal is in good shape at all times is vital to keeping destructive weather elements outside your garage.

  • Which Type of Roller Shutters Do You Need?

    17 October 2018

    Roller shutters are a versatile and dependable security measure for all types of buildings. Their durability, outstanding safety features and ease of operations make them highly sought-after products. What's more, roller shutters keep improving with new innovative designs. Today they have exceptional standout qualities like sleek designs, quick installation, smooth gliding movement, ease of use, strength and lightness. This post will help you identify the kind of shutters that are ideal for your home, office or commercial property.