The Garage Blog

Welcome to our blog! We’ve created and put together a list of helpful articles about garage building and everything garages! All information contained within this blog is intended to be inspirational and informative. Before undertaking a project, always consult with a professional contractor or builder. While some projects may be suited to do-it-yourselfers, major undertakings such as a garage should be performed by professional contractors.

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How Do I Properly Store Paint in My Garage?

How Do I Properly Store Paint in My Garage? It would be nice to live in a world where you …

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How Do I Set Up a Workshop in My Garage?

How Do I Set Up a Workshop in My Garage? Garages can be used for much more than simply parking …

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How to Prepare Your Garage for the Fall

How to Prepare Your Garage for the Fall After a long summer of lawn mowing, weeding, biking, kayaking, and roller …

Tips to Keep Your Garage Pest-Free

Tips to Keep Your Garage Pest-Free Garages are home to many things: bikes, seasonal sporting equipment, the faithful lawnmower, power …

How to Build a Garage for an Electric Car

How to Build a Garage for an Electric Car Electric cars are no longer just a thought for the future …

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Best Ways to Make That Garage Floor Shine

Best Ways to Make That Garage Floor Shine Your garage shouldn’t become the typical damp, musky, and neglected space that …

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Should Your Garage Have Windows?

Should Your Garage Have Windows? If your home has its original garage, you might be asking yourself whether or not …

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7 Things You Shouldn’t Store in Your Garage

7 Things You Shouldn’t Store in Your Garage Your garage is a different zone. It’s not like your main house—temperature …

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How to Cool Down Your Garage During the Summer

How to Cool Down Your Garage During the Summer Why does your garage get so hot?  For a lot of …

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Eagle Scout Turns to Danley’s

Eagle Scout Turns to Danley’s In 2016, a young scout working on his capstone project from the Tinley Park area …

Does Your Garage Need to Be Properly Ventilated?

Does Your Garage Need to Be Properly Ventilated? Here’s something homeowners tend to skip over: garage ventilation.  You park your …

Does Adding a Two-Car Garage Add Value to Your Home?

Does Adding a Two-Car Garage Add Value to Your Home? Not all of us are granted a two-car garage (let …

4 Ways You Can Protect Your Garage from the Elements

4 Ways You Can Protect Your Garage from the Elements Wouldn’t it be nice to use your garage year-round?  Meaning, …

How to Reduce Risk of Burglary Through Your Garage

How to Reduce Risk of Burglary Through Your Garage No one wants to think about break-ins, unlawful intrusions, and burglary, …

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Garage Trends that Increase Your Home’s Value

Garage Trends that Increase Your Home’s Value As a homeowner, do you ever wonder if you’re actually increasing the value of your …

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The Right Way to Spring Clean Your Garage

The Right Way to Spring Clean Your Garage There’s nothing more cathartic than spring cleaning your garage.  After the winter, …

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How Your Climate Can Affect Your Garage

How Your Climate Can Affect Your Garage Where you live and the climate you’re geographically exposed to can play an …

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What is The Best Type of Roofing Material for My Garage?

What is The Best Type of Roofing Material for My Garage? There are a lot of options to mull over …

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How to Replace Your Garage Door

How to Replace Your Garage Door What Type of Door Do You Have? There are two common styles of garage doors and …

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How to Replace Your Garage Floor

How to Replace Your Garage Floor Your garage floor withstands some serious abuse.  It sees scuff marks, dirt, debris, runoff, …

How to Get Your Garage Ready for Winter

How to Get Your Garage Ready for Winter Getting your garage ready for the winter is not only a smart …

How to Pair Car Garage Door Opener to Your Garage

How to Pair Car Garage Door Opener to Your Garage Whether you have to connect your new vehicle’s built-in car …

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Benefits of a Patio Style Garage

Benefits of a Patio Style Garage Garage renovations are the chance to redesign the flow of your home and its …

How to Keep Snow and Slush Out of Your Garage

How to Keep Snow and Slush Out of Your Garage Winter is a beautiful thing to look at…from the warm …

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