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6 Commonly Overlooked Home Security Threats

6 Commonly Overlooked Home Security Threats So you’ve upgraded your locks, activated your motion sensors, and are feeling pretty good about the state of your home security. Hold it right there – it’s easy to overlook some major security threats that compromise the safety of your home and family. We should know — we’re the …

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Purpose of Emergency Pull Cord on Garage Door

Purpose of Emergency Pull Cord on Garage Doors

PURPOSE OF THE EMERGENCY PULL CORDS ON GARAGE   First and foremost, the pull cord is federal requirement: Learn More Every ask yourself what the purpose of emergency pull cords are? As you become a homeowner, there is a period in time where the euphoria of purchasing your first home slowly fades, and the realization of …

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Garage Door Zip Ties Violation UL 325

The following statement by the Internation Door Association explains that using garage door zip ties is a violation fo federal code. There are alternative methods of securing your garage door. The Garage Shield to the rescue! Garage Door Zip Ties If you have used Garage Door Zip Ties to secure your garage door emergency release mechanism, which …

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