How to Replace Your Garage Door Seal

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If leaves, rain, and dirt are seeping into your garage, it’s time to replace your garage door seal, and this is the perfect place to start. This handy guide will cover everything you need to know about the different types of garage door seals available. For the more hands-on reader, we’ll even walk you through how to install a new garage door seal step-by-step.

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What is the Difference between a Partition and Operable Wall?

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Both partitions and operable walls are great for creating unique spaces within your office, at a conference, or exhibition. While both choices serve a similar purpose, an operable wall and a partition each have unique differences that are better suited for different environments. Depending on your needs, one may be better or more cost-effective than the other. While both options have been designed to offer a premium finish that defines a space while adding privacy for meetings, interviews, or events, let’s explore the differences between a partition and an operable wall so you can make the best choice when preparing your event, office, or meeting room.  

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Reviewing the Common Types of Commercial Doors

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Built with varying designs and uses, commercial doors can be a great asset to a business both aesthetically and from an operational standpoint. However, not every door fits all. In order to know which door fits your specific needs, you need to know what types are available. Here are just some of the types of commercial doors offered at The Door Company.

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Types of Residential Garage Doors

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Too often during the design stage of a home, residential garage doors are treated as an afterthought – favoring utility over design. But garage doors are one of the most prominent features in homes with front-facing, attached garage doors – for better or worse. Modern garage doors have more options than ever, which places the design power back into homeowners’ hands. Let’s look at the different types of residential garage doors, to discover which suits your style and curb appeal.

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What are the Benefits of Sectional Garage Doors?

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Forget the gorgeous new windows or hours of time spent on your beautiful landscaping, if your home has a front-facing, attached garage, the garage door is the first thing that people will notice about your home – but that doesn’t have to be a bad thing. The majority of garage doors that are installed in residential homes across America are sectional garage doors. Not only are sectional garage doors often inexpensive and easy to maintain, but you can choose from a variety of colors and styles that can add to your curb appeal.

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4 Ways to Protect Your Driveway Gate from Wildlife Damage

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The last thing you want after installing a new driveway gate is to have wild animals scratching at, soiling, or ruining it. If you live in an area with a lot of wildlife, your driveway gate, as well as the home it protects, may be at risk of being damaged by them. Here are four ways to protect your property and your driveway gate from wildlife damage.

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4 Benefits of Automated Driveway Gates for Your Home or Estate

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If you own a home, you likely have thought about ways to increase your property value without breaking the bank. Homeowners can quickly increase property value by improving curb appeal and enhancing home security. One of the best ways to do this is by installing an automated driveway gate. Adding a driveway gate to your home property can increase the value of your home by as much as 5%.

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4 Important Tips on Buying Your First Driveway Gate

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According to Realty Times, adding a driveway gate can increase your home’s value up to $50,000. Not only are driveway gates great for security, but they add style, elegance and a level of mystery to your estate. However, purchasing a driveway gate can be a little overwhelming if you have never done it before. Let The Door Company show you four important tips to help you purchase the right driveway gate for your home.

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How Do Garage Doors Work? Here’s What You Should Know

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A garage is often used for parking cars and storing household items. To ensure your garage remains the versatile space that it is, your garage door needs to be operating correctly. Garage doors are an essential part of your home, keeping you and your belongings safe. To better understand your garage, here’s how garage doors work.

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Tips to Keep Rodents and Other Pests Out of Your Garage

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Whether it’s an infestation or just a few unwanted pests, no one likes to be greeted by animals or insects when they walk into their garage. More so, you don’t want to see damage from those pests on your personal items or the garage structure itself. Here are some helpful tips to keep those unwanted pests out of your garage.

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7 Benefits of a Folding Gate

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Gates have come a long way in the age of automation. Today, you can find a gate that fits just about any need that your business or property has. If your property is limited in space, traditional gates with a large swinging radius just won’t do. Luckily, there are folding gates available for just such an occasion. Here are some of the benefits that a folding gate has to offer.

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Noisy Garage Door? Here’s What You Should Know

Noisy Garage Door

When your garage door is brand new, its function should be smooth with little noise. As time goes on, even the highest quality doors will begin making some funny noises due to wear and tear. Some noises are normal, but many mean that you need maintenance or a repair. In order to be able to diagnose which is necessary, we’ll share some tips on how to listen to your garage door. Here are some sounds you may hear and what they mean.
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Is My Garage a Danger to My Car?

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For those who use the garage to park your car, you may have found yourself finding dings, dents and other maladies as you walk to your car in the morning. If this is a common occurrence for you, then the state of your garage may be putting your car in “danger”. In this blog, we identify some items that can be a danger to your car and some ways to prevent damage.

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