CLOPAY GARAGE & ENTRY DOOR BLOG

  • What Goes on Behind Closed Garage Doors

    Apr 14, 2011
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    “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno is known for being undeniably passionate about two things: comedy and cars. So audiences were a little shocked when Leno revealed for the first time on national television the unruly state of his home’s six-car garage. Let’s just say there seemed to be room for everything but the car.
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  • April is National Garage Organization Month

    Apr 08, 2011
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    Watch this episode of DIY Network's "Money Hunters" online to see how two Philadelphia homeowners stretched their budget to reclaim and re-do their garage with all the right stuff, including a Clopay Gallery Collection Ultra-Grain garage door. That old door sure was squeaky. Tune in to see what we mean.
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  • Good News Worth Repeating About Residential Remodeling and Resale

    Feb 16, 2011
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    With home values being what they are today it’s nice to know that there are some home improvement projects that essentially pay for themselves. Remodeling magazine published its 2010-11 Cost vs. Value Report a few months ago when most of us were more focused on the holidays than we were on home improvement.
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  • How to Manually Open Your Garage Door When the Power is Out

    Feb 01, 2011
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    One way to avoid the inconvenience of manually operating your garage door is to invest in an automatic garage door opener that includes a battery backup feature. That way, when the power goes out, the garage door will still function using the opener, as will the entry keypad and the safety sensors, and the garage door will be locked and secured. The LiftMaster® Evercharge® is a popular model.
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  • Clopay Garage Doors Featured on Green Builder Media VISION House Series

    Jan 10, 2011
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    Two unique Clopay garage doors – the Avante and the Canyon Ridge® Collection, are headlining the Green Builder Media 2011 VISION House Series, two incredible sustainable homes that will be unveiled to the public at the International Builders' Show this week. Green Builder Media’s VISION House Series showcases realistic, affordable green housing options to help builders, architects, interior designers and homeowners understand what it takes to design, build, retrofit, and live in a green home.
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    Avante™ CollectionSustainable HomesGreen Builder Media 2011 VISION House SeriesClopay Garage DoorsCanyon Ridge Collection2011 International Builders' Show