Heating Your Garage: A Brief Guide to Heating and Insulating Garages

Garage SnowIt finally pushed above zero at about noon today.  Homeowners across the Chicagoland area have been facing frozen pipes, cars that won’t start, and garage doors that won’t open.  The reason? It might be under-heated or under insulated garages.  Read more

Insulating Your Garage Door

Garage Insulation With the hot summers and frigid winters commonly experienced in the Chicagoland area, insulating your garage is a great option for homeowners.

An insulated garage can help keep you cooler or warmer. It can also help to lower your energy costs! An un-insulated garage door can suck up a lot of the air conditioning and heat from your home, greatly increasing your energy costs. If you have rooms directly beside or above the garage door, you will also have to use more AC or heat to keep them at a livable temperature.

To familiarize yourself with insulation and the process, we will share information from Houselogic on the types of insulation and how to match the insulation to your garage door.

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