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Top Garage Design Trends
Today's garages are designed to do much more than house and protect your car from the elements. Think of your garage as a valuable extension of your home's living space. By outfitting your garage with extra electrical outlets, lighting, flooring and insulated garage doors, you can create a functional workspace. Your garage can also provide you with additional storage space by adding simple accessories like cabinets, tables, benches, shelving and racks.
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Choosing the Right Door Opener
When it comes time to choosing your garage door opener you'll want to factor in power, safety, security and quiet operation.

First and foremost, you need to make sure that your garage door opener will be able to handle the height and weight of your new garage door. You'll want to go with at least a one-half horsepower motor and a three-quarter horsepower if you have a heavy carriage-style door. With the extra power you can be assured that lifting most heavy doors will be a snap and the opener won't burn out as fast as an under-powered model.
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Innovative Building Products

Wayne-Dalton® garage doors and Genie® openers offer the perfect door and opener combination. The ReliaG™ 800 model offers power, value and reliability, making it a great choice for many homeowners and builders alike.

The Wayne-Dalton® 9700 series steel garage door is available in 12 designs, 10 window patterns and 15 distinctive color options to create a unique look that stands out from the crowd and provides years of efficiency and safety.

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Green Living Tips
An insulated garage door makes perfect sense if you live in an area that experiences cold winters, your garage is attached to your home and/or you have a finished living space. Insulation will not only help with heat loss, but also minimize noise and denting.
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