Common Mistakes When Building a New Garage

Home additions and remodels are exciting times to plan for the future. It enables you to construct the dream home of your dreams, gradually improving it. While kitchen and bathroom remodels are the most common, there is nothing like building a new garage to add value to your property. Building a new garage is an …

How to Reduce Risk of Burglary Through Your Garage

Nobody really wants to think about break-ins, illegal intrusions, or burglary, but the truth is that these events happen more frequently than we’d like—even in communities thought to be safe. Burglars can gain access to your garage. Your garage is an ideal entryway for burglars, with often neglected man doors, easy-to-access windows, and occasionally open …

Establish your needs before building a garage

The first step of garage construction is to establish what you need/want.  Next you must estimate the garage’s surface area, your garage plan, and, most importantly, estimate the cost of your garage construction. Before considering the garage remodel itself, you should ask yourself the following questions: ·        Will you park a vehicle ...

What are The Benefits of Having Gable Style Garage?

A gable style roof is a roof that slopes down on two sides and forms a triangular peak on the front and the back of your home or garage. It is one of the most popular roof styles for a home, business, or garage. This is the most common roof style seen in Cape Cod, …

What material should you choose for your garage doors?

When it comes to your garage doors, there are different materials that you can choose from. There are various advantages and disadvantages in some of the materials that you can use. The following will talk about the different materials that you can use during your garage construction in the Chicago area.   One of the …

What Are The Benefits of Having Patio Style Garage?

Do you have a garage that needs a remodel? Maybe you need a whole new garage altogether. Whether you’re in the need of garage remodel or a complete garage construction, there are many options to choose from. One fun and space-effective choice is to convert your garage to a patio-style space. This way you have …

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When should you consider replacing your garage door?

Your garage doors tend to go through quite a bit. From tough hail storms to winds blowing debris, and even kids knocking their bikes against them, garage doors take a beating throughout the year. Add to that some frequent bumps with the car and you may be calling your garage builders in Chicago for new …

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Which garage style is most common in Chicago?

Before any home owner begins their new garage construction project and begins looking for reliable Chicago garage builders to get to work, they often have a question – is there a particularly popular style of garage in the Chicagoland area specifically? While every property is different, and home owners often have certain styles or needs …

Which Garage Roofing Should I Choose?

Whether you have a new garage or an old one that you want to keep, the roof you put on is very important for protecting the structure. Spending thousands on your garage building and then adding cheap garage roofing on top will likely cause problems for you in the near future. Choosing the right roof …