Archive for 2014

3 Ways to Improve the Security of Your Garage Door

Garage DoorMost of us feel pretty safe in our own homes. We take special steps to ensure the security of our homes when we’re away. It might seem strange to think that sometimes burglars use our security against us. Even when you take steps to protect your home, you still have to be careful. At Carroll Garage Doors, we know that secure garage doors can make the difference between…

Choosing the Right Garage Door Style for Your Home

Choosing the Garage Door StyleWhether you’re building a new home or are simply considering an exterior overhaul, the garage door is one place that deserves attention. It’s one of the first things guests and passersby will notice about your home and it makes a curbside statement about your personal style. As one of the top five remodel projects for home sellers, your garage door can also…

Posted on August 8, 2014

Keep Your Garage Door Working Like New With These Five Tips

Five TipsA new garage door is a smart investment that can significantly increase your home’s overall value. It’s hardly worth it, however, if you don’t put in a little regular maintenance to keep your purchase performing like new. Fortunately, there are several simple things you can do without much extra effort to protect the longevity of your garage door. Here are five of the easiest maintenance tasks you…

Posted on August 4, 2014

Five Signs It’s Time to Update Your Garage Door

Update Your Garage DoorGarage doors often go underappreciated until they start to show signs of wear. Opening and closing multiple times a day, shielding your home and valuables from severe weather, or just old age can do a number on a reliable garage door. Here are five sure-fire signs your garage door may need attention or an update.


If your home is from the last century or…

Posted on August 1, 2014

Garage Door Maintenance Tips That Every Homeowner Should Know

Garage Door MaintenanceWhen you own a home, you are suddenly responsible for all of the problems that inevitably come along with home ownership. Along with plumbing issues, garage door problems can easily disrupt your life until the issue is fully resolved. From faulty garage door openers to problems with hinges and roller tracks, garage door issues can be varied and complicated, but they are always frustrating. If you…

Posted on July 11, 2014

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Garage Door to Complement Your Home

Garage Door to ComplementHave you ever driven by a beautiful home and admired its construction, then noticed with disappointment that the garage door didn’t match the rest of the home’s style or color theme at all? A garage door is the finishing touch for a home (much like the frosting on a cookie), and the right garage door can significantly increase curb appeal while…

Posted on July 7, 2014

How to Tell If a Garage Door Problem Is Serious

Garage Door ProblemIf you are a do-it-yourself type of homeowner, then you most likely prefer to take care of all home-related issues on your own, including problems with your garage door. While this can save you money and can actually be an enjoyable pastime, it is important to note that some garage door problems are much more serious than others. For example, a garage door that…

Posted on July 1, 2014

4 Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Garage Door Operating Smoothly

Maintenance TipsWe may not think stop to think about it, but garage doors take a lot of wear and tear day in and day out. The constant opening and closing can do a number on wheel tracks and other parts. Fortunately, regular maintenance can go a long way toward preserving the longevity of your garage door and prevent serious issues from arising. Here are five of the easiest things…

Posted on June 6, 2014

How to Fix 5 Common Garage Door Problems

Fix Common Garage DoorWe’ve all been there. You go to open your garage door and the thing won’t move, or you press the button to close the door only to see it bounce right back up. Fortunately, with a little effort most garage door issues can be resolved without requiring the help of a technician. Here are five of the most common garage door problems and tips…

Posted on June 2, 2014

Some Common Garage Door Problems to Watch Out For

Common Garage Door ProblemsIt is almost essential that your garage door opens correctly and smoothly every single day so that you can make it to work, school, and other important places. Unfortunately, with the weight and complexity of the doors, they can sometimes cause a problem. At Carroll Garage Doors, we are experts at garage door repair, replacement, and maintenance. We want to…

Posted on May 30, 2014
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