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Small Home Improvements That Pack a Big Punch

Small Home Improvements That Pack a Big Punch As a homeowner, you can probably point out dozens of updates you'd like to make to your house. However, tight budgets and busy schedules can interfere with our home improvement plans. We often find ourselves focusing on the major projects we're waiting to start rather than tending to minor updates that can make a difference in our daily lives.  That's why we've collected a handful of small DIY home improvement ideas that can pack a major punch without taking weeks to complete. These ideas can help you transform your home in... Read more

Everything You Need to Know About a Fire Door Drop Test

Fire doors exist to keep guests in commercial structures safe from danger. To ensure every commercial building lives up to the same set of standards, the National Fire Protection Association has outlined what are known as NFPA-80 section requirements, which provide a wide range of achievable stipulations.

These requirements are important to protect your building and the people who visit it. To maintain compliance with NFPA-80 section requirements, you must have your fire doors inspected and drop tested at least once a year. Additionally, you must have evidence that you’ve undertaken this inspection and test. Read more

The Benefits to Having Storm Doors

Storm doors are everywhere, and they’re relatively inexpensive to install. But what is their purpose? Surely there’s a reason why someone would install a storm door, right?

The Benefits of Storm Doors

Well, we’re glad you asked. Quality Overhead Door is your source for storm doors in the Toledo area, and we can serve as a resource for you as you consider storm doors or other products for your home or business. Here’s a look at the storm door benefits you would enjoy after installation:
  • Protection: A new entry door represents an investment that should be protected. A storm door helps protect that investment. Think about it: The best new entry doors are made of real wood and are stained to deliver the maximum attractiveness for y... Read more

How to Prevent Melting Snow From Causing Damage to Your Home

We all know that snow and ice can be damaging to our homes, but what are the best ways to prevent this damage? Is it inevitable, or can a homeowner take action to prevent it from occurring?

Protect Your Home From Melting Snow

It is possible to avoid damage from melting snow. Here’s a look at how to do it:
  • Clear wood areas: Snow settles onto wood, and, if left there, it can create lots of damage. That goes for the wood along the threshold of your front door and garage door as well as for wood decks and other wooden surfaces at your home. You don’t want to wait for the snow to melt only to find a surprising amount of damage. Take action to clear away snow... Read more

Ways to Make Your Home Cozier

When you think of the word “home,” what do you picture? For many, the idea of home is captured in one word: cozy. Homeowners and guests want to feel cozy wherever they stay, and this is only heightened during the coldest months of the year.


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Garage Door-Friendly Ice and Snow Removal Tips

Garage door friendly ice and snow removal tips As a Michigan or Ohio local, you're more than a little familiar with snow and ice. It's common to take extra precautions to care for sidewalks, driveways, vehicles and lawns through the winter precipitation, but do you put the same effort into protecting our garage doors? In addition to performing routine seasonal maintenance, removing snow and ice from your garage door right away can help minimize potential damage. Read more

Easy DIY Christmas Decorations for Outside and Inside Your Home

Easy DIY Christmas Decorations for Outside and Inside Your Home Looking for homemade Christmas decoration ideas? Quality Overhead Door has got you covered. From classic wreaths, card displays and hand-crafted ornaments to creative garage door displays, oversized lawn ornaments and custom light shows, there's no shortage of fun ways to celebrate around your property. Read on to learn about our favorite ideas for DIY Christmas decorations that are sure to make this holiday season more interesting for you and your family. Read more



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