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What to Know About Polyaspartic Garage Floor Coating

This floor coating is a durable, versatile option that will make your garage the envy of your neighborhood.

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Tear Through DIY Projects with the Family Handyman Approved Diablo Demo Demon Saw Blade

If you're planning on adding a window, knocking down a wall or re-roofing your garage, pick up a Diablo Demo...


How to Insulate a Garage Door

If you have an attached garage with an uninsulated garage door, it's costing you money in both winter and summer.


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What to Know About Glass Garage Doors

Thinking about installing a glass garage door? Here's what you need to know.


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Family Handyman Approved: Genie Wall Mount Garage Door Opener

This wall-mounted garage door opener provides great functionality without sacrificing style.

How to Set Up Your House Before Leaving for Summer Vacation

Securing your home while you're away doesn't just mean locking your doors and windows. Make sure you take these steps...


How to Paint Concrete Floors

Transform your concrete basement or garage floor with a fresh coat of paint.

14 Weekend Projects that Add to Home Value

Not every project has to be big (or extremely expensive) to add value to your home. These done-in-a-weekend projects, for...


10 Things to Know Before Buying a Garage Door

A good garage door will last decades, maybe even a lifetime. So it makes sense to spend a little extra...


Garage Makeover: How to Create the Garage of Your Dreams

Get the garage of your dreams one step at a time. This makeover includes high-capacity cabinets, a new garage door,...


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How to Remove Paint from Concrete and Other Stains

Remove oil and grease stains from concrete using TSP and other cleaners.

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Your Guide to Winterizing Everything

From cars, boats and lawn mowers to pools, gutters and grills. Here's how to winterize everything around your home.


Clean Garage Floors – Remove Oil Stains From Concrete

A clean garage floor is safer and looks better, too.


How to Wire a Finished Garage

Upgrade wiring the easy way.


Pro Tips for Planning Your Dream Garage

For most of us, a garage is a lot more than a place to park. We use it to build...


Severe Weather Guide: How to Strengthen Your Garage Door

Few old garage doors are built and installed well enough to resist high winds and flying debris. When weak doors...

Garage Remodel Tips

Convert your drafty, dingy, spider-infested garage into a bright, comfortable work space