It's really easy to spend a fortune upgrading your garage. But how do you know which garage upgrades will actually increase your home's value and which ones are just throwing your money away. If you're thinking of selling your house, potential buyers expect that the house will be finished to a high standard. That extends to the garage too! Here are seven garage … [Read more...] about Seven Garage Upgrades That Actually Pay Off
I've taken the time to frame, insulate and drywall my garage, so I often get asked, would I do it again? Is insulating your garage worth it? Do I recommend it to others? Like most things, it depends. Should you insulate your garage? If you have an attached, conditioned (actively heated or cooled) garage then definitely! Insulation is probably the single biggest factor in … [Read more...] about Should You Insulate Your Garage? (Door and Walls)
To most people, your garage is much more than just a place to park their vehicle or store all those Christmas decorations. Finishing the walls of your garage allows the space to be used in multiple different ways from added storage to organization, as well as adding your own personal style to one of the most used rooms in your home. How can you finish your garage … [Read more...] about How to Finish Garage Walls
I was pretty stoked when I bought a Ring security floodlight to go above my garage. It turns on the lights as soon as I hit my driveway so I never need to struggle with putting my lights on a timer or try to park in the dark. There was just one problem. My new Ring camera couldn't connect to my WiFi even though it should have been easily inside the range of the access … [Read more...] about How Can I Get Better WiFi in My Garage?
If your house is like mine, there's one spot on your garage floor where the water flows to and forms a puddle. Probably more than one. In my garage, that puddle seems to always be in the front right corner and it drives me CRAZY. When I bought the house, my builder made a point to say that the garage was sloped to direct all of the water to the corners. There was … [Read more...] about How to Keep Water Out of a Garage