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Are you confident that your garage door is ready for the winter? The last thing you want is for your garage door to break down before a major blizzard. Having that said, it is very important to get a garage door tune-up before the winter sets in if it’s needed.  We encourage you to keep reading… Read more »

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$10,000 in Grants Awarded by KC NARI Futures Fund The Kansas City chapter of NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry) recently announced that they have awarded $10,000 in grants to local educational institutions helping to further careers in the remodeling industry. These grants were made possible by the Kansas City NARI Futures Fund, which promotes the… Read more »

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Turning a garage into a beautiful space…. In a small village in Italy’s Etna region, designer Pietro Marcantoni decided to convert the garage of a 1980s building into his home. The result? A practical and functional space that the creator calls a “white box” — the container of his most significant memories. The style of… Read more »

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Kansas City NARI Futures Fund Careers in the remodeling industry are an important part of the workforce, but are often overlooked when it comes to job searches. Due to an overwhelming desire for parents to put their kids through college, careers in the trade industry are all too often cast aside. Due to this, the… Read more »

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  There’s no substitute for the warm, distinctive look of wood. Wood can be mistakenly perceived to be a low-durability material when in fact wood has tremendous natural strength. A properly finished and maintained wood door can last a long time – even as long as a door constructed in steel! Clopay® Reserve® Collection and… Read more »

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Wood Doors: Sikkens® is now PPG ProLuxe™ Sikkens® premium wood care products have been rebranded under the PPG brand as PPG ProLuxe™ Using the same formula and quality as Sikkens, PPG ProLuxe products enhance the beauty of wood while providing superior protection. With Clopay’s factory stain finish option, our wood doors arrive exquisitely stained and… Read more »

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Jun 29, 2016 By Shane Inman, Houzz Our garages play a very important role in our everyday living. Of course, they protect our vehicles from the elements. But more often than not, they also become dumping grounds for tools, cleaning products and seasonal gear. These tips can help you make the most out of this… Read more »

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June is Garage Door Safety Month! A garage door is often the largest moving part in a home and is typically used multiple times every day. In fact, a majority of families enter and exit their homes primarily through the garage door, relegating front doors as destinations for special occasions and largely used by visitors. … Read more »

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This is the time of year when we receive multiple calls regarding mice in the garage!  Mice love hiding in all of the nooks and crannies of garages. With toolboxes, storage units, vehicles, and summer toys crammed into many of our garages, mice have plenty of places to make themselves a home. Even a clean,… Read more »