1. Garage Door Troubleshooting for Homeowners

    When your garage door stops working properly, you no longer have the protection and peace of mind that a garage door offers. You also may be worried that there's a serious underlying issue and you'll need to have your garage door repaired or replaced. Not to worry, at TGS Garages & Doors, we can help you with any issues, big or small. We can even help you with garage door troubleshooting. Here…Read More

  2. 5 Garage Door Maintenance Tips to Avoid Costly Repairs

    A quality garage door can last for years without you having to invest in expensive repairs or replacement – as long as you are taking care of your garage door with regular maintenance. The reality is, there are quite a few components that make up your doors, from the track and pulley to the hardware details. Over time, as all these parts are subject to wind, moisture, temperature changes, and we…Read More

  3. A Guide To Carriage Garage Door Styles

    Buying a garage door is a thoroughly complicated task—no doubt, it can be quite daunting to get your head around all of the information needed to make an informed decision. While there are different options available, carriage garage doors remain one of the most popular choices among homeowners—aesthetically, as well as functionally. Here, we’re discussing all you need to know about the carr…Read More

  4. 3 Reasons to Secure Your NJ Home With A Hurricane-Rated Garage Door

    With the prevalence of severe storms in the area, many New Jersey residents are choosing to have a hurricane-rated garage door instead of a standard style. Installing a wind-resistant, quality garage door offers benefits that go far beyond enhanced security and value. A garage door that can stand up to the worst that nature can throw at it offers peace of mind. Let's examine the benefits of instal…Read More

  5. Faulty Garage Door Opener: When To Repair And When To Replace

    Your garage door opener is essential for providing access to your garage as well as the rest of your home. Needless to say, when this device isn't working properly, it poses a significant inconvenience, and begs this important question: Should you repair or replace your garage door opener? The answer depends on the specific problem you are experiencing. Whether you need a full replacement or a sim…Read More

  6. How To Maintain The Life Expectancy Of A Garage Door

    If you're like most homeowners in New Jersey, you use your garage door as the main entry point into your house. However, opening and closing your garage door multiple times a day causes wear and tear to the opener motor, torsion springs, and the door itself. TGS, a premier garage door company in NJ, can help with the ongoing garage door maintenance you need to keep it functioning properly for as l…Read More

  7. Tips For Choosing A Garage Door Color For Your Home

    Your garage door is one of the first things people notice about your home, so you want to ensure that it looks its best. Aside from creating a great first impression, a beautiful garage door can add curb appeal and even increase the overall value of your New Jersey home. There are numerous garage door styles available and even more colors to choose from. Here's what you need to know about choosing…Read More

  8. How to Choose a Commercial Garage Door

    Businesses across the state of New Jersey rely on commercial garage doors to operate at peak performance and secure their staff and resources. From warehouses to firehouses and repair shops to delivery companies, they all need the ease and dependability that comes with a large commercial-grade garage door. But which type is best for your business? Are you considering the benefits of a roll-up door…Read More

  9. The Pros and Cons of a Garage Door with Windows

    Beyond functionality, a garage door can be an attractive extension to your home. With the right siding and door style, it can add aesthetic value and curb appeal to your property. Selecting a garage door that will enhance your home and meet your needs, after all, is important! In addition to color, windows are another way to stylize your garage door. But how about beyond the visual appeal? Many ho…Read More

  10. Garage Door Repair or Replace? How To Make the Best Decision For Your Home

    It's a fact: garage doors don't last forever. Certainly, modern garage doors can last for a few decades, but within that time span you may experience issues that cause you to wonder... "should I plan for a garage door repair or replacement"? Maybe you’ve heard loud banging as your garage door closes. Or, perhaps you're experiencing a garage door that rises impractically slow. These garage door i…Read More

  11. Garage Door Maintenance for Spring Safety & Efficiency

    Spring is the time to brush off the cobwebs from winter, clean, organize, and prepare your home for the upcoming summer season. Spring cleaning is a common activity for many households, but as well as cleaning, spring is also an ideal time to complete any maintenance tasks you may have been putting off, such as making sure your garage door is secure and operating smoothly. This garage door mainten…Read More

  12. How to Secure Your Garage Door from Burglary

    Most homeowners are aware of the importance of securing doors and windows around the house to prevent unauthorized entry and burglary. However, in many home burglary cases, an unsecured garage door serves as the intruder's main access point.  While keeping your garage door closed when not in use may be second nature, it is important for homeowners to understand that the locking mechanisms on gara…Read More

  13. Converting Your Garage to an Office Space: What You Need to Know

    Garages now serve multiple functions. No longer just a place for parking the car or storing your holiday decorations, garages are more and more frequently being transformed into an office. If you need more room and you don't necessarily have any other purpose for your garage, you may consider converting your garage to an office space. If you think this may be the next best move for your home, we …Read More

  14. Commercial Overhead Door Inspection Checklist for NJ Businesses

    If your commercial building has an overhead door, it’s important to regularly check it for performance. After all, industrial roll up door maintenance is critical for consistent operation, and keeping your door in good shape means you won't incur any issues that could impact your business. Even if your doors are operating perfectly today, tomorrow may be a different story. If you aren’t sure …Read More

  15. Is It Time to Replace Your Garage Door Opener?

    Is your garage door opener no longer working as it should? Knowing when to replace your garage door opener is something you can hopefully determine before it completely stops working. Fortunately, garage door openers can show symptoms that their lifespan is coming to a close. The average lifespan of a system can vary depending on the type and if it has suffered any damage, meaning it is importan…Read More