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<b>Swing out carriage doors for garage door</b> conversions are the perfect way to add curb appeal and functionality to any home. These <b>custom crafted carriage doors</b> replaced an existing <b>roll-up garage door</b> that wasn't working well with the newly converted garage. The overhead track, torsion spring arrangement on the wall and back side of the garage door were just clashing with the finished interior. Replacing the existing <b>overhead garage door</b> with <b>real carriage…

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Garage Doors: A Guide to the Options

Garage door makeover http://www.houselogic.com/home-advice/garages/garage-doors-guide-options/

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Exactly How to Insulate a Garage Door

<p>studies done by garage door manufacturers prove that an energy-efficient r-18 insulated garage door can keep your garage about 12 degrees warmer in winter months and about 25 degrees cooler in summer. that reduces energy loss along the insulated walls and ceiling.</p><p>a new r-18 garage door costs about $1,400 (installed price for a two-car garage), so it really doesn’t pay to replace yours based on energy savings alone. you can, however, add insulation, doorstop weather stripping and a…

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10 Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You'll Regret If You Forget

Coat the overhead torsion springs mounted above roller tracks with a garage door lubricant. All springs will eventually break because of metal fatigue and/or corrosion, but lubing them at least once a year will make them last longer. Spraying can be messy; it's smart to protect the wall behind the spring with a piece of cardboard. Garage door lubricant is available at home centers. Lube the rollers, hinges and track while you're at it. Learn more garage door maintenance tips.

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