An Essential Childproofing Checklist for Your Garage

An Essential Childproofing Checklist for Your Garage

If you’re a parent of a young child, you’re busy. That’s an understatement, right?

Keeping your child safe and nurtured often means staying one, ten, or thirty steps ahead at all times. So even if you have every inch of your home prepped against potential accidents, the garage can be another story.

There’s a nearly endless list of scenarios to worry about as a parent, and many of those worries are beyond your control. However, you do have control over the safety of your home.

The garage is an extension of your home, so consider childproofing the garage as a part of the overall task of childproofing the home. Here’s are some childproofing tips that can give you more peace of mind.

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How to Open the Garage Door When the Power Goes Out

How to Open the Garage Door When the Power Goes Out

It’s estimated that in 2016, the average customer experienced a period of four hours without power during the year. Power outages are on the rise.

Even if you’ve been unaffected, it’s best to prepare for power outages with supplies and a plan of action. One thing to include on that list is how to open the garage door without power.

Instead of wondering how you’ll get your car out of the garage if an outage strikes, use these tips to be prepared and know exactly what to do.

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How to Turn Your Garage into the Ultimate Hang Out Spot

How to Turn Your Garage into the Ultimate Hang Out Spot

When it comes to the ultimate of garage upgrades, these 15 over the top man caves really impress. However, you don’t need to spend a fortune to create your own oasis.

While everyone automatically assumes sports when they think of a man cave, this isn’t necessarily the case. The garage hangouts of today are more about tinkering and individual passions, whatever those might be.  Continue reading “How to Turn Your Garage into the Ultimate Hang Out Spot”