Famous rock bands that started life in a garage

Would you believe that the beginnings of Rock ‘n’ Roll can be traced back to the humble garage? Back in the 1950s and 1960s, forming a band with friends and rehearsing in your parents’ garage was the antidote to commercially manufactured music that increasingly failed to speak to the youngsters of the day. Born in […]

Garage Door Art

While many choose to upgrade the decor inside their home by painting the rooms a different colour or investing in a painting, a design craze which has been emerging worldwide in recent years has been garage door artwork. From the weird and wonderful to the utterly jaw-dropping, the intricate and lifelike look of garage door […]

Garage Lighting Options

During the darker winter months, lighting can make a great deal of difference for the ongoing use and functionality of your garage. These days, garages have become an important extension of our homes and living space, so the type of fixtures you choose will depend on the purpose of your garage and how often you […]

Garage door dimensions detailed

One of the most common questions asked by our customers is, ‘What are the standard garage door dimensions?’ As garage door designs and the average size of homes and vehicles have changed over the years, so too have the standard garage door measurements. This article will help clarify the standard dimensions for single and double […]

Ingenious Garage Niceties

Running an efficient household is the main priority for most homeowners, and the garage is no exception. While there are always new gadgets available to make your home a more convenient place to live, in some cases, the most simple solutions work the best. This article will serve to explain some of the top garage […]

British Businesses that started at home / garage

While the story of building a multi-million pound corporation from a garage may sound like a Hollywood film, it in fact describes the humble beginnings of many globally successful companies such as Disney, Apple, Amazon and Microsoft. While this may lead you to believe that garage and home business startups are predominantly an American concept, […]