The weather is starting to get nicer, and it is the time of year where a lot of homeowners are starting to spruce up their yards and increase the curb appeal of their houses. A new garage door is a great way to make your home look new again.
That being said, a DIY garage door may not be the best option. We’ve all seen it – beautiful houses with an exceptionally vibrant garage door that’s a little unappealing to the eyes, or someone breaking their door in an attempt to fix it. That got us thinking: what are some of the worst garage doors out there? We have put together a list of the top 5 garage fails out there:
Clearly someone didn’t read the install instructions from cover to cover. It’s a shame really, that garage door looks like it could have been really nice!
We’re going to go right ahead and say it… who thought this checkered garage door was a good idea? It’s like a Candyland and a Checker board collided. I mean, kudos to those who did it, they taped the sections really well before painting. What’s worse though: the bright pink, or the checked design? This is an all-around #GarageFail
Is it really that hard to wait for the garage door opener to open the door all the way? I’m not sure what I feel worse for: the garage door, or the car?
I can’t really decide if this is a garage fail or a garage win. I mean, who’s going to try and break into Batman’s house, right? This is either a sophisticated home security system, or a total garage fail.
Those steps have to be rough on the car’s suspension. I’m not really sure who thought of this, and decided this would be a good idea, but it can’t be good on the car. Total garage fail!
I think it’s safe to say that garage door repair, installation, and maintenance should be left to the professionals. We’re going to make sure your door never makes it onto our list of garage door fails.
Have you seen any ridiculous garages or complete garage fails? Let us know: we would love to see them. Join the conversation on social media and show us your #GarageFail!
Money is always an issue especially when dealing with home renovations and repairs. But when it comes to necessary and important work around the house such as replacement and installation of garage doors, is it really better to do it yourself or would you save money if you hire professionals to accomplish the task?
Hiring professionals to install a new garage door is actually a very smart thing to do. It is better than doing it yourself because of the following reasons:
If you have a housing plan and you want to create a design for all of the rooms in the house, you should not neglect the garage.
Garage is an important room not only for storage but also for the beautification and the security of the house. When designing it, you have to incorporate the residential garage doors into the planning because it is a crucial part of the room.
Here are the things that you must remember to put in your room design:
The exterior doors of the home are very important parts of your structure because they should both be functional and decorative at the same time. A lot of homeowners invest their time and money in choosing the perfect doors which will be placed in the exteriors of their houses.
Instead of just installing the custom solid flat panel front or garage door, high style doors are the popular choices of many people today. These are some of the statement door designs that you can imitate to complement the front of your house: