Garage Door Systems, Springs and Openers

Garage Door Systems, Springs and Openers

A garage door system includes the door, hardware, track, roller, springs, opener, and necessary safety devices. Contrary to popular belief, a garage door opener doesn’t actually open the garage door, it guides it. The spring system does the heavy lifting, so...
Today’s Multi-Use Garage: Add More Storage or Create a New Living Space

Framing a Garage Workshop

Wood framing is the most common material for garage framing, but steel and masonry provide solid construction and fireproof ratings. Today’s garage holds cars, big toys, and serves as a central home workshop or mechanic’s den. Most garages have three doors to fit all...