More automakers are now venturing into electric cars. As a potential car buyer, you need to know how to charge your car. Unlike gas cars where you have to refill at a gas station, electric cars can be charged at home. The kind of outlet needed for an electric car depends on your car model. For example, a Chevrolet Volt uses a 120v outlet, while the Tesla Model S battery … [Read more...] about What Kind of Outlet is Needed for an Electric Car?
When I insulated my garage, one of the first decisions I had to make was between faced vs. unfaced garage insulation. Although it was easy to tell the difference between them, I had no idea which I should use. So I did some research to find the differences to help make my decision. Each has it's pros and cons, but depending on your situation, it might not be an obvious … [Read more...] about Faced vs. Unfaced Insulation in Your Garage
I hate mosquitoes! I don't know what it is about me, but they seem to bypass other people and come straight for me. It's gotten to the point that I can't even leave my garage door open in fear of getting constantly bitten by these annoying bugs. Last summer, I started to look at different ways that I could keep mosquitoes out of my garage. I've tested quite a few of them … [Read more...] about How Do I Keep Mosquitoes Out of My Garage?
Lately it seems like every YouTuber I see has a parking lift to fit more cars in their garage. So you might be wondering if you can put a car lift in your garage. I mean...I did. So I decided to research it. Even if you don't have several cars, people use their garages for more than parking. A car lift in one bay of a two-car garage will still let you park two … [Read more...] about Can I Put a Car Lift in My Garage?
I never realized how much of a competition it was to have the best display of Christmas lights on your house. In our neighborhood, nobody wants to be the homeowner with the sad-looking house during Christmas. No matter which way your garage faces, it's a perfect place to add a little flair to your holiday decorations. But how do you hang Christmas lights on your garage … [Read more...] about How Do You Hang Christmas Lights on a Garage?