How to De-Ice a Car Door?

Answer When car doors become iced over in the winter months, they can be very difficult to de-ice and pry open safely. This is a task that needs to be approached with a bit of care because forcing a froze... Read More »

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Why does a garage door remote open the door successfully but when you try to close the door the remote does not work and the door must be closed using the wall control in the garage?

AnswerMost garage door opener manufacturers adhered to new federal guidlines imposed buy the government in the early 90's to include 2 safety devices in each opener to avoid crushing injuries. Most... Read More »

What kind of book sets were sold door to door in the fifties?

In the 1950s, salesmen sold sets of encyclopedias door to door. Although the practice faded over subsequent years, encyclopedia sales in the U.S. climbed to approximately $300 million per year duri... Read More »

Door was kikcked in. door not damaged just the post inside trim. cost?

You could glue it back together, use long thin pin type nails which aren't hammered in all the way, leave enough hanging out so you could easily pulled them out once the glue has set. Fill nail hol... Read More »

How to Fix a Garage Door Opener That Only Works Within One Foot of the Door?

Problems with range on your transmitter can prevent the door from opening unless you are really close. This isn't helpful when pulling up the driveway. Here is what to do.