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3 Ways to Improve Your Garage Door Insulation
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
3 Ways to Improve Your Garage Door Insulation

Most garages are sensitive to outdoor temperature changes. They're hot in summer and cold in winter. By improving your garage door's insulation, you can prevent outdoor temperature extremes from making your garage an uncomfortable place to get work done. There are many ways you can do this.


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Want to Make Your Garage Door Seal? What You Can Do
Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Want to Make Your Garage Door Seal? What You Can Do

Does your garage door seal? It's supposed to. If you see gaps between your door and the inside of your garage, that could be a problem, and a potential entry point for mice. Fortunately, there are solutions.


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3 Signs You Need a New Garage Door Opener Installation
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
3 Signs You Need a New Garage Door Opener Installation

A typical garage door opener lasts around 10 to 15 years, and at the end of that service life, it may begin to fail. If you own an older system, watch for signs that it needs to be replaced. Knowing what to look for makes it easier to get help before the door fails entirely.  


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A Short Guide to Garage Door Spring Repair
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
A Short Guide to Garage Door Spring Repair

The spring is one of the most important parts of any garage door, and when it breaks, it can be a big problem. Without a functional torsion spring, opening and closing the door can become difficult to impossible. Fortunately, there are ways to tell when the torsion spring is in trouble. With careful observation and by being proactive, you can get help from a professional before the situation becomes dire. Here's what you need to know.  


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4 Ways You Can Benefit from New Garage Door Installation
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
4 Ways You Can Benefit from New Garage Door Installation

In most homes, the garage door is one of the largest and most visible features from the street. Older doors can be an eyesore, and may even cause problems. For example, older doors sometimes fit poorly, or have little insulation, thus leading to extreme temperatures and vermin infestation.

Typical garage doors can last anywhere from 15 to 30 years, depending on the material they're made from and how well they're maintained. When that time is up, an old garage door may be nothing but problems. Not sure if it's time for a new garage door installation? Think about the benefits listed below. 


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Garage Door Tune-Up Information for New Homeowners
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
Garage Door Tune-Up Information for New Homeowners

Garage doors can wear out just like any other appliance or system in the home. To remain in good condition, doors and their mechanical components need regular tune-ups. Some homeowners wait until their garage door is broken before getting service, but preventative service can keep repair bills low, while also ensuring that your garage door remains functional. Here's what you need to know about garage door tune-ups. 


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4 Signs Its Time to Repair Your Garage Door
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
4 Signs Its Time to Repair Your Garage Door

Your home's garage door makes up a large part of your home's exterior. A well-maintained door can add value to your home while also improving curb appeal, while a door with maintenance problems can become an eye-sore. If your garage door is in need of repair, get it fixed as soon as possible. Here's what you should watch for when it's time to get your door fixed. 


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Need a Garage Door Motor Replacement? What to Do
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Need a Garage Door Motor Replacement? What to Do

So, your garage door opener isn't working properly. Maybe the motor makes a noise, or the motion of the door opening and closing has become jerky. You're not sure what the problem is, but you suspect that the motor is wearing down. What steps should you take? Here's what you need to know about repairing your garage door opener to keep it working right. 


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Need to Replace Your Garage Door? Budgeting Tips
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Need to Replace Your Garage Door? Budgeting Tips

Garage door replacement isn't cheap, but when it needs to happen, a good garage door replacement can pay you back in a big way. Some sources say that the ROI of a new garage door installation is about 97%! If you're committed to buying a new garage door, then it's important to establish a budget. The following tips can help you find a door you can afford. 


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5 Steps to Getting Garage Door Opener Replacement
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
5 Steps to Getting Garage Door Opener Replacement

An old and unreliable garage door opener can be a problem. It can trap your car in the garage, make you late to work, and may even become a safety hazard. When the time comes to replace your garage door, knowing what to do can make the process easier overall. The most important step to getting your garage door opener replaced is finding the right garage repair person. Working with an experienced, seasoned professional can make your automatic garage door installation a less stressful and overall better experience. 


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Need a Place to Work? How to Turn Your Garage into a Home Office
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Need a Place to Work? How to Turn Your Garage into a Home Office

Are you looking for a place to work from home? Most garages can be easily converted into office space. Below are some of our best tips for creating a comfortable work environment inside your garage.  


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Holding a Graduation Party in Your Garage? 4 Tips
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Holding a Graduation Party in Your Garage? 4 Tips

Graduation season is just around the corner, and your garage is the perfect place to have a party! These three tips can help you get started. By clearing the space, lighting it up and managing the potential noise, you can have a wonderful party to celebrate this important milestone in your loved one's life.


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Replacing a Garage Door Opener Remote? It's Easier Than You Think
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Replacing a Garage Door Opener Remote? It's Easier Than You Think

Garage door remote openers have made life a lot simpler since the 1950s, when controlling your garage door meant doing a lot of heavy lifting by hand. Today, all it takes is the touch of a button to open or close your garage door—until the remote breaks or gets lost, that is. Happily, while dealing with a broken or missing garage door opener remote might be inconvenient, replacing it isn’t a big deal. 


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Refresh Your Home's Curb Appeal With a Little Garage Door Spring Cleaning
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Refresh Your Home's Curb Appeal With a Little Garage Door Spring Cleaning

For most homeowners, spring cleaning takes place pretty much right after the excitement of the holidays. That’s when you — and your family, friends and neighbors — start spending a lot more time outdoors, so it makes sense to ensure your home is in top shape from both aesthetic and functional points of view.


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Garage Door Accessories to Make Your Door Look Like a Carriage Door
Tuesday, March 03, 2020
Garage Door Accessories to Make Your Door Look Like a Carriage Door

Are you bored with your conventional garage door? Give your garage old-world charm by converting your conventional garage door to a carriage-style door. To do this, you'll need to make a few simple changes. 


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Chain Drive Versus Belt Drive Garage Door Opener: What's the Difference?
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Chain Drive Versus Belt Drive Garage Door Opener: What's the Difference?

Most homeowners don't know the difference between the various kinds of garage door openers. When the time comes to buy a garage door opener, many homeowners feel a little out of their depth. If you're hoping to buy a new opener for your home, it may become helpful to know the difference between chain drive and belt drive models. These two products operate in much the same way, but perform slightly differently. Knowing the characteristics of each can help you decide which one is for you.


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Spring Facelift: Can You Paint a Garage Door?
Tuesday, February 04, 2020
Spring Facelift: Can You Paint a Garage Door?

Your garage door can have a big effect on your home’s appearance, and a door that’s old or worn can wind up making your entire property look dingy and unattractive. Fortunately, just like the rest of your home, sometimes all it takes is a fresh coat of paint to revive your doors and help your home shine. The key is to make sure you prep your door properly and select the right paint for the job.


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8 Ways to Improve Garage Door Security
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
8 Ways to Improve Garage Door Security

Every year in the U.S., about 1.5 million burglaries are reported to authorities. That’s about 1.5 million people left dealing with the aftermath of an unlawful entry — and often worse. Keeping your home secure is the best way to prevent burglary and other home-invasion crimes. That means doing all you can to improve the security of your home — and your garage, too. Fortunately, improving garage door security isn’t difficult. Here are eight ways you can keep your home safer in 2020 and beyond.


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5 Garage Door Trends to Consider When Buying a New Garage Door
Tuesday, January 07, 2020
5 Garage Door Trends to Consider When Buying a New Garage Door

Garage door trends change all the time. At Overhead Door of Fayetteville, we provide products to homeowners seeking the latest and greatest garage doors for their homes. Below, we've listed some of the most intriguing and attractive types of garage doors. Pick the style that's right for you!


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Ideas for Homeowners Trying to Make Space in a Small Garage
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Ideas for Homeowners Trying to Make Space in a Small Garage

People tend to keep a lot of clutter in their garage. In a very small garage, managing that clutter can be very difficult. Maintaining good organization and using all the space available makes it easier to find what you're looking for. In this article, we'll cover basic tips that can help you solve your garage organization problems. 


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4 Holiday Garage Door Decoration Ideas
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
4 Holiday Garage Door Decoration Ideas

The best holiday garage door decorations are easy to install, creative, and fun to look at. In this post, we'll talk about some of our favorite ideas of festive garage door decorations. 


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Garage Door Buying Guide for Homeowners
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Garage Door Buying Guide for Homeowners

Costing between $700 and $1,400, new garage doors are a major investment. Choosing the right product is important. The door you select should be one that is durable and attractive, so you can enjoy it for many years to come. If you're in the position to buy a new garage door for your home, this garage door buying guide can help. 


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Take Steps to Ensure Winter Readiness for your Garage Door
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Take Steps to Ensure Winter Readiness for your Garage Door

It's not only people who require a little extra TLC in the winter. Many of your home's component systems also can benefit from a pre-season checkup and a few ongoing precautions to keep them functioning properly. 


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Everything You Need to Know about Carriage Garage Doors
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Everything You Need to Know about Carriage Garage Doors

Carriage garage doors are more popular than ever. Maybe it's the pleasing hardware, the charming windows, or the way they look like they belong on a stable. Whatever the reason, carriage doors have captured the attention of homeowners, and now more than ever, they're seeking these doors for their garages. If you're a homeowner who is considering installing carriage garage doors on your home, here's what you need to know.  


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Buying Garage Door Replacement Panels? What You Need to Know
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Buying Garage Door Replacement Panels? What You Need to Know

Replacing just one panel of the door is often less expensive than replacing the entire door. For a homeowner on a budget, panel replacement is a relatively affordable way to repair the door. If you're thinking about replacing a garage door panel, here's what you need to know. 


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Spooky Garage Door Decor for this Halloween
Tuesday, October 01, 2019
Spooky Garage Door Decor for this Halloween

Halloween is coming fast, and soon your neighbors will be putting up their exterior home decor. Will you? If you're not ready for the Halloween season yet, check out these fun garage door decorations which can help turn your home into a place of fun and fright.


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Is a Contemporary Garage Door Right for You?
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Is a Contemporary Garage Door Right for You?

Garage doors come in a variety of materials and styles, so that when the time comes to select a garage door, you can have your pick. Contemporary garage doors are known for their clean lines and minimalist style. They're unobtrusive, geometric, and understated.


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Garage Door Service Tips: What Homeowners Need to Know
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Garage Door Service Tips: What Homeowners Need to Know

Your automatic garage door opener is a powerful machine capable of lifting a massive load. To keep that machine running smoothly, you'll need to arrange for garage door service on a regular basis. Performing this maintenance can help keep your garage door and opener in good condition for years. Here's what you need to know. 


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Homeowner's Guide to Picking Garage Door Colors
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Homeowner's Guide to Picking Garage Door Colors

The color of your garage door can have a big impact on the appearance of your house. When picking a color, it's important to carefully consider all of your options and make a choice that will give your house an optimal curb appeal.


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3 Contemporary Garage Door Styles to Consider
Tuesday, August 06, 2019
3 Contemporary Garage Door Styles to Consider

Garage doors have changed a lot over the years, visually and structurally. If you’re ready to replace your garage door sometime soon, you’ll have a lot of choices to make and interesting models to choose from. Here’s what you need to know about some of the best contemporary garage door styles offered by Overhead Door of Fayetteville.


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3 Best Ways to Keep Your Garage Cool in Summer
Thursday, July 25, 2019
3 Best Ways to Keep Your Garage Cool in Summer

Garages make an excellent work space, but not when they're uncomfortably hot. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to keep your garage cool. These tips make it easier to control the temperature inside your garage all year round.


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Is a Thermacore Garage Door Right For You?
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Is a Thermacore Garage Door Right For You?

Are you shopping for a new garage door? If so, this is your opportunity to purchase a product that will promote a comfortable environment in your garage, make your garage look great for buyers, and improve the overall value of your house. This is an excellent time to purchase a Thermacore door from The Overhead Door Company of Fayetteville™. 


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Garage Door Maintenance: Ample TLC Assures Lasting Performance
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Garage Door Maintenance: Ample TLC Assures Lasting Performance

Garage door maintenance does not require a lot of time or effort, but there are some basic routine maintenance tips that will ensure lasting good looks and performance. Here's what you need to know.


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What Types of Garage Doors are the Most Popular?
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
What Types of Garage Doors are the Most Popular?

Garage doors are one of the easiest home improvements to make: With a modest cost and a top-notch return on investment, they more than return your expenses with a boost in home value, curb appeal, and home safety. 


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Wooden Garage Doors Enhance the Look of Your Home
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Wooden Garage Doors Enhance the Look of Your Home

No matter what your home's architectural style, from country cottage to urban chic, chances are that there's a wooden garage door to complement the appearance. Highly rated for both beauty and durability, wood is a traditional material that is every bit as suitable for modern homes as for historic residences. 


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Modern Garage Doors: Boring Is Not an Option
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Modern Garage Doors: Boring Is Not an Option

Today, a garage door can be every bit as stylish and exciting as your home's front entry. And good looks aren't the only benefits of modern garage doors. They operate efficiently, are customizable in different ways, add to your home's safety and value, and are durable and virtually maintenance-free. If you're in the market for a new garage door, why not investigate the unique and innovative new possibilities?


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What does garage door repair cost?
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
What does garage door repair cost?

When your garage door stops working properly, it can be irritating—especially when your car is stuck inside and you need to get to work. Learn common garage door problems and the typical garage door repair cost to weigh whether you're better off repairing your garage door or replacing it with a modern garage door. 


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3 Steps to Making Garage Door Security a Priority
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
3 Steps to Making Garage Door Security a Priority

Everybody loves summer vacations — including burglars. Each year in the U.S., millions of homes are burglarized, and not surprisingly, a lot of those break-ins are planned for times when homeowners are elsewhere, like at work or on vacation. In fact, some cities have an increase in burglary rates during the summer, when burglars know homeowners are more likely to be absent for long stretches of time.


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For Garage Door Repair, Trust a Professional
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
For Garage Door Repair, Trust a Professional

Not only does a garage door keep your car safe, it also adds an extra level of protection for the rest of your home. Designed with aesthetic appeal, most garage doors also boost the home’s exterior décor. As is common with most large structures, over time, garage doors are susceptible to break downs causing an inconvenience or pose serious danger to people and property.


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Why Choose Barn-Style Garage Doors
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Why Choose Barn-Style Garage Doors

Barn-style garage doors are popular among home owners who want a homey or rustic look. These bold garage doors will generate plenty of curb appeal if you're thinking of selling your home, but that's not the only reason to fall for barn-style garage doors. Learn the best reasons to choose these garage doors now. 


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5 Reasons To Call a Professional to Repair Your Garage Door
Thursday, March 14, 2019
5 Reasons To Call a Professional to Repair Your Garage Door

As is common with any structure (particularly large structures), garage doors are often bound to break down and cause grave inconveniences or pose a serious danger to human life and property.


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From Materials to Mechanisms: The Essential Guide to Choosing a Garage Door
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
From Materials to Mechanisms: The Essential Guide to Choosing a Garage Door

Choosing the right garage door is a major purchase that can add security, appeal, and value to your home. There are a lot of factors to consider when selecting the right one for you. You'll need to choose the what material and mechanism fits your budget and style. While you're at it, don't forget about additional security and safety features.


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Thinking of Garage Door Springs DIY? 4 Reasons Why You Should Leave It to the Professionals
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Thinking of Garage Door Springs DIY? 4 Reasons Why You Should Leave It to the Professionals

Has your garage door opener started to strain when raising and lowering your garage door? Do the torsion springs creak or grind when you try to operate your door opener? Is there visible damage or do they look broken? You may have a garage door torsion spring that needs to be replaced.


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What Are the Key Garage Door Accessories That Every Homeowner Should Know?
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
What Are the Key Garage Door Accessories That Every Homeowner Should Know?

One basic step to ensure the durability of your garage door is to understand its key components, their operation, what they do and how to keep them operating optimally. A garage door is made up of many different parts that work in harmony to enable it to open and close safely. Some of these parts and accessories include the garage door opener, remote controller, safety photo eyes, springs, rollers, hinges, cables, pulleys, weather seals and more. 


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Garage Door 911: Can It Be Repaired?
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Garage Door 911: Can It Be Repaired?

Your garage door is an investment in your property’s appearance and safety – real estate professionals estimate that a new garage door can boost a home’s list price by 1 to 4 percent. Unlike gutters, your garage door is more complicated and involves delicate electrical systems and powerful motors. Additionally, a malfunctioning door can be a safety hazard to your family and pets.


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5 Things You Should Do Frequently to Ensure Optimal Garage Door Performance
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
5 Things You Should Do Frequently to Ensure Optimal Garage Door Performance

When your garage door is working properly, it is easy to ignore and assume everything is well. Many homeowners take their garage doors for granted when they are opening and closing as required. However, failure to frequently check up on the door even when it’s performing normally may result in problems that will eventually require extensive repairs. 


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6 Tips to Find the Right Garage Door Technician for you
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
6 Tips to Find the Right Garage Door Technician for you

If your garage door is malfunctioning, it can be both an inconvenience and nuisance for you as all your plans could halt when your car is locked in. Plus, it can pose serious danger to you and your family or employees if not repaired in time. 

When looking for a garage door repair technician, it is important to consider the following factors to avoid getting shoddy repairs from inexperienced or unqualified garage door repair technicians.


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Common Garage Door Malfunctions and How to Spot Them
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Common Garage Door Malfunctions and How to Spot Them

The secret to avoiding malfunctions on the largest moving part in your home (garage door) is undertaking preventative maintenance. Your garage door is bound to malfunction every once in a while, but taking preventative care and knowing what to do to avoid these malfunctions can save you big on repair costs.


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Garage Door Materials: Know the Pros and Cons
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Garage Door Materials: Know the Pros and Cons

If you are considering installing a new garage door, whether for the first time or to replace an outdated one, you probably know there are different materials to choose from.


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5 Common Garage Door Issues and How to Spot Them
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
5 Common Garage Door Issues and How to Spot Them

Garage doors, as is common with any huge operating structure, are bound to have performance problems every now and then. The major problems arise from malfunctioning operation mechanisms or accessories such as garage door openers and remote controllers. It is important to understand various common problems with garage doors and their signs, so that you can take action to remedy them early enough.


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How a Garage Door Makeover Can Change the Entire Look of Your Home
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
How a Garage Door Makeover Can Change the Entire Look of Your Home

When people start thinking about things that they can do to better their curb appeal and give their home a makeover, their garage door is not usually at the top of the list. However, giving your garage door a makeover can completely change the look of your home, giving it a brand new look and feel. 


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