Posted on 5/18/2022 4:04 AM By Door Power
If your garage door isn't working right, the first thing on your mind is usually to get it fixed so you can gain access and restore security. However, having a broken garage door fixed isn't always the best option. Depending on the situation, sometimes it's better to take the opportunity to have it replaced. Here are some questions to ask yourself as you make the decision to repair or replace your garage door.
Posted on 3/21/2022 4:05 AM By Door Power
With the weather as nasty as it gets in Minnesota, it’s all the more important to have a weatherproof garage—where you can put things that perhaps don’t belong indoors, but do deserve safety from the elements. Where else, after all, would you park your car when foul weather is on the horizon?
Posted on 3/7/2022 4:58 AM By Door Power
We always stress the importance of preventative maintenance on our garage door installation blog—and for good reason. Taking care of this hardworking machine ensures it serves your family well into the future, that aspects like your garage door opener and garage door tracks stay looking and functioning at their best.
Posted on 9/6/2021 4:15 AM By Door Power
Insulation is a big buzzword here in Minnesota—as it should be! Our winters are frigid, our summers boiling, and our springs and falls too neatly in the middle to be comfortable either way. We buy insulated coats, make sure our attics are properly insulated, and carry our drinks around in insulated bottles. So why don’t more people in this state have insulated garage doors?
Posted on 8/23/2021 4:21 AM By Door Power
Garage door installation isn’t something that you go through every day. In fact, it tends to happen only a couple times over the course of a lifetime, so of course, it’s hard to know what to expect. Besides the obvious, of course – that your old garage door is being hauled away and a new one to take its place.
Posted on 6/21/2021 4:53 AM By Door Power
But the truth of the matter is that your garage just might contain the most valuable items you own—namely, your cars. Considering that it also probably houses any number of miscellaneous chemicals and belongings, it’d be a great place for a thief to check out besides. Top it all off with the fact that it also probably has a door to your home that’s often left unlocked and it’d catch the eye of practically any would-be crook!
Posted on 4/5/2021 4:15 AM By Door Power
Your garage door certainly takes up a lot of space, so it’s understandable that you’d be concerned with the way it looks! Luckily, with Door Power on your side as your garage door installation pros, you’ve got access to a huge variety of colors and finishes, so you’re sure to find something you like.
Posted on 5/11/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
Are you getting ready to purchase a new garage door? Not sure what you need to know to make the best choice for your needs? At Door Power, our garage door company has been in business for over 50 years, which means we’ve developed a level of expertise virtually unmatched in the Twin Cities. Below, we’ve outlined a few of our top frequently asked questions about new garage doors to help simplify your selection process. If your question didn’t make our list, don’t hesitate to reach out and ask us!
Posted on 4/6/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
Most of us don’t think about our garage doors until something goes awry—but that’s a dangerous mistake to make. At Door Power, we know every garage door has a finite life, and though routine maintenance and repairs will help keep the door safe and functional, you can’t put off new garage installation forever. If you think your door might be approaching the end of its functional life, keep an eye (or ear) out for the following signs:
Posted on 3/23/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
Thinking about a new garage door installation to add a bit of curb appeal to your home? You’ve come to the right place! At Door Power, we know selecting the best garage door to fit your needs and your home’s exterior design can be confusing. Should you go with a timeless, classic design? Or wait, what about sleek and modern? What kind of material should you choose? Do you need insulation? Is that just a marketing ploy? And what about color?! We know you’ve got questions, and fortunately, we’ve got some answers. Below, you’ll find a brief overview of what you should consider when scoping out your new door.