In the not too distant past, someone got the incredible idea of putting an old refrigerator in his garage. I'm pretty sure he won the Nobel Prize that year. He should have anyway... All over the world people tried to do the same thing with their old refrigerators. There's only one problem. Depending on how hot or cold your garage gets, those old fridges probably broke … [Read more...] about What is a Garage Ready Refrigerator? (FAQ and Buyer’s Guide)
Whether you have small hand tools for jobs around the house or dozens of power tools for heavy-duty construction, you're probably storing them in your garage to keep them safe. However, even keeping them in your garage doesn't always keep them free from rust. The most important thing to remember is that you can prevent rust by choosing the correct tools, storage options, … [Read more...] about Will My Tools Rust in the Garage?
Most homeowners prefer an epoxy paint for their garage floor because of its durable and scratch-resistant appearance. However, like most flooring materials, an epoxy paint doesn't last forever. So how do you paint over your epoxy garage floor? You can paint over garage floor epoxy as it is one way to restore the shine of the surface when the wear and tear start to show. For … [Read more...] about Can You Paint Over Garage Floor Epoxy?
The last time I bought a garage door opener, I only looked at the horsepower and ended up buying more than I should. I mean...more is better, right? Maybe for cars, but not for your garage door opener. How much horsepower does a garage door opener need? One-car garages with steel doors only need a 1/2 horsepower garage door opener. Two-car garages or one-car garages … [Read more...] about How Much Horsepower Does a Garage Door Opener Need?
I used to think the only people who needed a hoist in their garage were people who worked on their cars, or people who needed to lift a ton of stuff (literally) into their pickup. The truth is there's plenty of reasons you might want a garage hoist from storing your boat or keeping your convertible's hardtop out of the way. No matter what you store in your garage, you … [Read more...] about Can You Put a Hoist in Your Garage?