How to Insulate a Garage Gym

We often have many excuses to skip our gym sessions. Sometimes you convince yourself that you cannot make it to the gym due to bad weather. Why not create a home gym, and stay fit all year round? A garage gym, for instance, requires effort and a little expertise to put up, but once it…

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How to Insulate a Garage with Open Rafters

Quick and Easy Steps for Insulating your Open Rafter Garage  Most of us don’t spend much time considering our garage’s insulation capabilities, but we should, because if your garage’s roof isn’t insulated, it could be costing you a fortune. And the problem is more widespread than you might think. In fact, walk in to almost any…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Garage Gym in 3 Simple Steps

Going to the gym is like drinking a kale-spinach smoothie, sure it’s good for you, but who wants to do it? Paying a monthly membership for the privilege of working out with a bunch of sweaty strangers is hardly anyone’s idea of fun. Yet, everyone knows that working out is key to maintaining a healthy…

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How to Install Garage Ceiling Insulation

Making your garage a workable space during the more extreme climates of the year is not normally a one and done process. In my experience, the most effective route will involve a three-fold process. First, stopping heat and cold from coming in or escaping. Second, being able to circulate the air in your garage. And third, finding a way to warm or cool your…

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How to Soundproof Your Garage

There are several reasons that you may be looking into soundproofing your garage.  Maybe you are making your garage into a studio, or a movie room, or a man cave, or something else that might require less sound seeping through the metal garage door. Maybe with the new work-from-home movement, the only viable place to get away from the noise within the home is a make-shift home office in the garage.   If you are…

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How to Build Your Own Garage Slatwall

Lately, I’ve noticed that a trending use of wall space in garages and mudrooms incorporates the ever-versatile slatwall. This type of paneling isn’t anything new, really. The grooves in the wood panels are a classic way to organize any number of things with hooks and buckets. But whenever something is trending, you better believe that a designer put together a package with their name…

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How to Insulate Your Garage Door

So, you’ve consulted the internet for how to insulate your garage door. Considering if this job is for your mad DIY skills? Or are you thinking that this may be something to hire out? Deep breath, my friend. One of the largest factors with this kind of job is simply how much you want to get your hands dirty. If you can measure and cut, the rest will…

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How to Best Store Your Kids’ Bikes in the Garage

My wife and I have three young children, and as time goes on it seems that the stockpile of outdoor playthings continues to grow. Now, I’m truthfully not sad about the amount of joy that this collection of toys produces for my kids (or myself and my wife for that matter). I love being able to watch them whip around corners on…

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How to Install a Garage Keypad

Garage keypads are something that I have used for nearly 15 years. It is surprising how convenient they can be, especially if you have roommates and friends who like to stop by. Having a truck makes you the friend of anyone moving; having a lot of tools makes you the friend of anyone trying to DIY a project…

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How to Install Hanging Garage Shelves

Hanging garage shelves are one of the best ways to maximize the storage space in your garage. They are versatile and can be installed above cabinets and vehicles, leaving floor space for other things. They can also be stacked, one under another on the same wall, and some can be suspended from each other. Depending on your…

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