Safety

12
Apr

Repair Garage Door Or Buy a New One?

If your garage door is not operating properly, you might be trying to decide whether to repair it or buy a new one. There are several reasons to replace your old door as over time it could be more cost efficient to replace it than to waste money on continuous repair. Here are some questions and points to consider: Is

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18
Jul

How Your Garage Door Can Boost Your Property Value

When it comes to selling a home, few homeowners think about the important role their garage door plays in drawing potential buyers in and boosting the overall value of their house. The right garage door can increase the value of a home. How does a garage door boost a home’s value? The first way is through¬†curb appeal. Many home buyers

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4
Jun

How Summer Weather Can Take a Toll on Your Garage Door

Ah, summer has arrived! Long days at the pool, grilling out and picnics with friends! What you might not have considered is how our Louisiana summers play havoc on our garage doors. Below are a few things to keep in mind to protect your garage door from harm during the summer months.   Let the Sunshine In! Or Not Sunshine

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30
Aug

Removing A Garage Door Impacted By A Flood

Taking down a garage door can be dangerous. If your garage door looks like this after Hurricane Harvey and the flood, please be very careful! The door is still under a LOT of tension. Please take a picture of the door from the inside and outside and email it to office@acadianagaragedoors.com. Let us take a look at it and discuss

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25
Aug

How To Prepare Your Garage Door For A Storm

When preparing your house for a storm, the garage door is often overlooked. In this video,  Ty answers several questions that residents of Lafayette, LA and the surrounding area have asked him, as they prepare for hurricane Harvey. The questions included: Should I leave the garage door open or closed during a storm? Does my garage door need any bracing

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29
May

Garage Door Safety Tips

Memorial Day officially kicks off the summer season in the US. While people have become accustomed to “how to enjoy the summer, while remaining safe,” articles and stories, they are less likely to think about safety in their own home, year round. Below are garage door safety tips that you should keep in mind. Garage Door Safety and Children The

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