Garage Door Installation

Garage Door Installation Safety Tips | Apex Garage Door Repair

As we have discussed before, garage door installation is a very high-risk project, especially for those with no prior installation experience. Firstly, garage doors are very heavy, and a fall from an improper installation could cause severe harm to you, your loved ones, or your property. Secondly, the torsion spring tension can be harmful or [...]

The Best Ways to Heat a Garage in Winter, According to Our Apex Garage Door Contractor

For so many of us, the garage isn’t just a place to store a car—it’s also where we take our messiest, noisiest jobs so as not to mess up the rest of the house (and irritate the rest of the household.) Whether you use your garage as a workshop, or simply want those dreaded cold [...]

4 Awesome Gift Ideas for Car Lovers, Suggested by Our Apex Garage Contractor

Like any hardcore fans, "car people" almost have their own language. And if you do not speak that language, buying a gift for them can become tricky. If this describes your current situation, don’t worry—All American Overhead Garage has you covered. Keep reading for great gift ideas that will delight the car lover in your [...]

Selling Your House in Apex? Increase Its Value with These High-ROI Upgrades

If you’re trying to sell a house in Raleigh, Cary, or Apex, you’ve got some stiff competition. True, more and more professionals are flocking here to put down roots; but the booming real estate market means there are plenty of options for them to choose from. Not to worry: the following home upgrades, while not [...]

How to (Finally) Organize Your Garage, From Our Apex Garage Door Installers

Garages are designed to house our cars, but they usually end up holding much, much more. Tools, hardware, toys, exercise equipment, boxes of old clothes, books—anything that we don’t have a place for, but are reluctant to throw out, seems to end up in the garage. If your hoard of garage stuff is becoming so [...]

Steel vs. Aluminum Garage Doors – Which Should I Choose? Ask Our Cary Garage Door Installer

Now that you’ve read about the benefits of metal garage doors, you might be wondering which is the better garage door material option: steel, or aluminum? The answer depends on your home’s style, needs, and budget. Here are some tips on choosing between steel and aluminum for your new garage door from our Cary, NC [...]

How to Install a New Garage Door in Raleigh, Part 1

Garage door installation can be quite challenging, and even a bit dangerous for beginners. However, if you have a knack for DIY installations and some experience when it comes to repairs, you should be able to pull it off. Here’s how to install a garage door yourself. Release the Torsion Spring Tension First, you’ll need [...]

Garage Door Installation Safety Tips from Our Knightdale Garage Door Company

As we have discussed in previous blogs, garage door installation can be very dangerous to those who do not know what they are doing. The garage door itself can weigh up to 400 lbs, and the high-pressure torsion springs can cause serious injuries or property damage if not adjusted correctly. For this reason, we highly [...]

Should I Repair or Replace My Garage Door?

How to tell if it’s time to move on from your old garage door. With garage door issues, it’s good to know whether to repair or replace. Here are some tips that can help you decide which option is most cost-effective. Old Age If your garage door has been treated well, it should be replaced after about [...]

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