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New Year, New Garage: How To Create the Custom Garage of Your Dreams This Year

The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but for hobbyists, car junkies, and DIYers, the garage is a close second. It’s a home for your favorite hobbies, it’s where you keep your memories stored away, and it’s where you tinker with your passions and projects. But for many homeowners, the garage is a […]

How Winter Moisture Can Damage Your Garage Floors

Winter isn’t usually the time of year you associate with sweating, but as temperatures drop in the Carolinas, the moisture in your garage increases. This combination of cold temperatures and excessive moisture means your concrete garage floors can start to condensate, potentially damaging the garage floor, garage structure or the objects inside it. What Causes […]

Garage Storage Tips For Storing Holiday Decorations

The beginning of the holiday season is a magical time for many, and trimming the Christmas tree, hanging up wreaths or putting lights on the house can be steeped in family tradition. Few things make you feel more festive than when your home is perfectly decorated and sparkling with lights. However, depending on how you […]

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5 Signs it’s Time for a Garage Upgrade

Is your garage due for an upgrade? The garage is one of the most under-utilized spots in the house. With a few minor upgrades, it can easily be a great place for storage as well as a functional workspace. Keep reading to find out when it’s time to give your garage a little facelift with […]

Modern Garage Upgrades to Increase Your Home Value

It wasn’t too long ago that garages were just a place to keep your car, work tools, and a lawnmower. Times have changed, and many people are rethinking the layout of their home, especially the garage space. Giving your garage a modern upgrade not only makes your life a little easier, but it can add […]

How Proper Storage Protects Your Garage and the Items in it from the Excessive Summer Heat

It’s tempting to use the extra space in your garage for storage, but garages that are not climate-controlled can reach temperatures in excess of 100 degrees at the height of summer. Items that are not properly stored can be damaged and cause damage to your garage surfaces because of the high heat and humidity that […]

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How Moisture and Humidity Affect Your Garage and Things You Can Do to Protect It

It is normal for us to wipe moisture from our brows on a hot day, but should it be normal for our garage floor to sweat? The answer is most definitely no. A sweaty floor and high moisture content in your garage ends up creating a slippery surface and damp walls. How Moisture Builds Up […]

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5 Ways to Store Your Summer Power Equipment

Summer is that time of year when we pull out our summer power equipment to mow the lawn, work on our landscaping, or start a home renovation project. You’re probably storing all of your needed tools in your garage. Here are some best practices to keep your concrete floors and cabinets protected from your summer […]

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5 Ways to Store Wet Equipment in Your Garage

The garage is often the catchall storage location for most outdoor equipment. However, if some of the items are wet, such as kiddie pools or life jackets, they could damage your concrete floor or cabinets. Even with adequate storage systems, you need to avoid mold buildup in your cabinets or racks due to wet gear. […]

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Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Garage Floor: Do’s and Dont’s

It’s not uncommon for homeowners to use their garage as extra storage space for items that can’t fit in the house, and if not cleaned regularly, grime, grease, oils, and clutter can quickly build-up, leaving the garage floor in poor condition. Eliminating dirt and unwanted stains prevents your garage floor from wearing out and keeps […]

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What Types of Storage is Best for Your Garage

Types of Garage Storage One of the biggest complaints that most people have about their current home is the lack of storage that they have. It can be frustrating not to have enough room to store items away for that next project or camping trip. Here are some areas of your garage where you could […]

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4 Steps to Your Custom Garage

Designing and installing custom garages is our specialty. We provide everything from custom cabinets and organization systems to high-quality garage floor coatings. Our process is simple. Our mission is to make this project as easy as possible for you, so we will take care of all the heavy lifting. Here’s what you can expect when […]