Category Archives: Garage Fixtures

Garage Laser Parking System – High Tech Accident Prevention

garage laser parking system

For any homeowner that has suffered the embarrassment of pulling too far into the garage and damaging a wall, the blow to their pride is unforgettable. Unfortunately, the blow to the wallet from costly structural repairs can be just as unforgettable! Technology has come to the rescue in the form of a garage laser parking system that is easy to install, simple to use, and affordable to purchase. Why use a laser parking guide? Let’s face it, the quick-fix tennis ball attached to a string does work, but it is ugly and in an empty two car garage, these balls … Continue reading

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Garage Ceiling Storage – Overhead Storage is Really Looking Up

garage overhead rack for ceiling storage

Garage storage ideas and solutions are not limited to the floors or the vertical walls.  There is a “fifth wall” that is rarely used for tucking away infrequently used items. That, of course, is the overhead space. Garage ceiling storage can be accommodated with a wide variety of options that fit any storage need. Most people think of storage as a “ground-based” affair, mounting shelves to the walls, or placing cabinetry on floors. In a typical garage, one may find pegboard as a half-hearted nod to organizing the space. But much of a garage’s space is wasted, and that is … Continue reading

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Garage Design Software Before You Build or Renovate

garage design software

Whether building a custom garage or upgrading an existing space, garage design software is an easily obtained tool that can save much money, time, and perhaps costly mistakes. Below are three options that are affordable and practical for any home project or garage renovation that requires proper planning beforehand. In the good old days of pencil-and-paper many do-it-yourselfers scribbled sketches of work plans. While helpful, these were usually plans only the creator could understand. More meticulous people might use graph paper, straight edges, and better lettering to convey their garage plans. In the world of information technology, such warhorses are … Continue reading

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Vehicle Exhaust Removal Systems for a Home Garage

vehicle exhaust removal systems

Men that are serious about their garage and need it to be a year-round workspace should consider the many vehicle exhaust removal systems on the market. By eliminating carbon monoxide dangers, a user can work in a warm, well-lit area with all tools within reach day or night all year long. There are many styles of exhaust removal systems and they can also be affordable with many of these portable exhaust extraction kits selling for under $1500. At it’s most basic level, an exhaust extractor is a simple hose that attaches to the exhaust pipe, runs along the floor and … Continue reading

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A Slop Sink Helps Any Garage, But Pick the Right One

stainless steel slop sink

A slop sink is a great custom garage feature that can make all kinds of household tasks easier, but many people jump at the first one and give little thought ahead of time to the features available and how they can benefit from them. If you are thinking about adding a utility sink to your garage then there are many things to consider. This article will help you make the right decision about the slop sink that works best for you and your garage. What’s the Use? No, this is not a cry of defeat, but a serious question to … Continue reading

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