Posted on 10/5/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
Finally: Sunny weather, gentle temperatures, and gorgeous canopies above. Fall is in the air! Make sure to get out there and take advantage of this sunshine while it still lasts; any Minnesotan will tell you that such days are precious gems that deserve your full attention and mindfulness. As true as that statement is, though, any Minnesotan will also tell you that you must make time for essential practices now, namely winterization. If you’re new to the area or haven’t heard of the term, it’s essentially defined as bolstering a given item against the change in weather that comes with winter—the cold, ice, and precipitation—so that it doesn’t get damaged.
Posted on 9/21/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
You’re going to get a new garage door. Congratulations! As a garage door company ourselves, we at Door Power want you to feel completely thrilled about your purchase. Your new garage door will certainly boost the curb appeal of your home, making you the envy of neighbors everywhere, but it also improves greatly on a convenience you probably never thought could be improved upon. Parking your car and racing inside after a ten-hour shift for supper or a favorite TV show is about to become a much more seamless process. Your residential garage door installation service day can't come soon enough!
Posted on 8/10/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
If you’re in the market for new garage door installation, selecting the door that best suits your needs, design goals, and budget can be a challenge. With so many options on the market today, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed, but at Door Power, we’re here to help guide you through the process! To help you choose the best new garage door for your home, below, we’ll cover several popular garage door materials and the characteristics that set each one apart.
Posted on 7/20/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
If you’re in the market for new garage door installation, it’s important to know which features you should look for. Without that information, selecting the best garage door to meet your functionality, safety, and design needs can prove quite the challenge. To get you started, the experts at Door Power have outlined four essential garage door features no homeowner should be without.
Posted on 6/8/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
Getting ready to put your home on the market? Just looking to improve your curb appeal? Either way, upgrading various exterior components can go a long way toward adding value to your property. But here’s the catch: Not every available upgrade yields a considerable return — and if you choose the wrong improvements, you could stand to lose thousands.
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 1/20/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
If you have small children running around, your garage door can be a significant hazard unless you have the appropriate safety mechanisms in place. While you can certainly stress the importance of garage door safety to your kids, that won’t always stop them from touching something they shouldn’t. At Door Power, it’s our goal to help you keep your home and family well-protected, so if you need to childproof your door, we’re the team to call. Below, we detail a few of the garage door safety mechanisms we can install to keep your kids protected.
Posted on 1/6/2020 4:00 AM By Door Power
The average garage door has a lifespan of 15 to 30 years—quite a broad range, right? So what determines the difference between a door that lasts 15 years, and one that makes it all the way to 30? It’s simple: proper maintenance. At Door Power, we stress the importance of proper garage door care because we know high-quality doors are a significant investment. When maintained properly, a well-constructed garage door can serve your home for decades. Curious about what you need to do to maximize the life of your door? Check out our brief guide below.
Posted on 11/4/2019 4:00 AM By Door Power
Leaves have turned, temperatures have cooled down, and in Minnesota, we know the coldest period of the year isn’t far off. In anticipation of the snowy, icy days ahead, it’s important to prepare your home to withstand the winter, and that includes your garage. Your garage door can take quite a beating during winter if you don’t take care of it properly—and even if you practice proper maintenance, you can still run into problems. Today, the experts at Door Power in Norwood, MN, discuss three of the most common winter garage door issues and what you can do about them.
Posted on 10/21/2019 4:00 AM By Door Power
Winterizing your garage door may not seem like a necessary task, but if you hope to enjoy a fully functional, long-lasting door, you’ll want to add it to your to-do list. Frigid winter conditions can negatively affect your garage door if you don’t make the appropriate preparations, and fortunately, there’s still time to get started. Here to help you check garage door prep off your autumn to-do list are the professionals at Door Power in Norwood, Minnesota. Let’s take a look at what every garage door owner should be doing come fall.