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Driveways have to endure a lot of wear and tear. They’re exposed to the harsh weather conditions of the outdoors and bear the load of your vehicles. Driveways are also one of the least maintained aspects of residential properties but they’re also one of the first things visitors see.


One-car garages are very common in modern homes because of the lack of space and the price of real estate. These are tight spaces and most homeowners only have some room to park their face and store a small number of items.


Summer is here and it’s time to take a break from your daily life and have some fun. A long vacation is the perfect way to relax and spend some time with your family and friends. Unfortunately, going on vacation means you need to leave your home unattended for the duration of your break.


If you are planning on getting a garage built on your property, and conduct an online search for a contractor, you will find a number of companies and individual contractors listed there.


June has been designated as Garage Door Safety Month by The IDA (International Door Association) and DASMA (Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association). This gives us one more reason to discuss garage safety and the things you can do to ensure this space and your garage door are in a good condition.


People often ignore their garage when they inspect their home or commercial property for damage or wear and tear. They don’t think their garage door systems need inspection, maintenance, and repair unless they malfunction and owners have to call professionals to handle it. June is garage safety month and we encourage you to consult the checklist provided below.



Your garage doesn’t have to be dull, bland, and colorless. Many homeowners flex their design muscles and imagination to add their unique personality to their garage space. They turn this area into a workshop, play room, hobby room, or even a vehicle repair space.


Garages are some of the most neglected spaces in a home. Property owners often focus their attention on the primary rooms and areas of their home, but sometimes the garage needs a little TLC as well.


Many homeowners and commercial property owners are concerned about security. They install sophisticated alarm and locking systems on their properties to keep criminal elements at bay. You can add an extra level of security with a video security system in your garage. Video cameras help you keep an eye on your property and spot intruders.


The warm weather in the summer brings several pests out of the woodwork. Most homeowners are forced to deal with insects like ants, mosquitoes, ticks, and termites as the weather grows more favorable.