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How long does a garage doors last?

Our home is most likely the biggest investment you will ever make, and as such you want to protect the value of that investment for as long as you own it. Few people however consider how their garage door influences the value of their home until it becomes a problem. Just like a roof that […]

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How long does a garage doors last?
How Long Do Garage Door Springs Last?

When we refer to a garage door spring, we are talking about a torsion spring or extension spring, which is the part responsible for the actual lifting and closing of your garage door. A garage door spring breaking is one of the leading causes of a broken garage door, and it’s one that should be […]

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Common Garage Door Issues

As garage door professionals, we’ve come across just about every issue you can imagine. But usually, garage door problems are caused by a handful of issues that we see frequently. Here are the top reasons your garage door might not be working, plus a solution for what you can do about it!

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How to tackle Spring Cleaning in your garage

Did you know that 57% of people with garages don’t have room to park cars inside them? I think you know why, instead of getting rid of stuff, we throw it out in the garage! If you’re ready to take on the challenge of cleaning your garage, spring is a good time to do it. […]

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How to tackle Spring Cleaning in your garage
5 tips for creating the ultimate man cave for Super Bowl Sunday

The Man cave, they come in all sizes, and no matter how big or small, they are part of a man’s heart. The team at Banko Overhead doors wants to help you create the best spot to enjoy Super Bowl LI. Learn how to create your perfect space to sit back, relax, and enjoy the […]

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5 tips for creating the ultimate man cave for Super Bowl Sunday
Looking for an inexpensive garage door? Consider the consequences.

If you are getting ready to replace your old garage door with “just one you can find”, or one that’s the lowest price, it is prudent to reconsider your stance. The old saying, “You get what you pay for”, certainly rings true in this situation. Envision yourself driving home from a long week of work, […]

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Looking for an inexpensive garage door? Consider the consequences.
4 signs that it’s time to replace your old garage door

Opening and closing multiple times a day, shielding your home and valuables from severe weather, or just old age can do a number on a reliable garage door.  It’s very easy to take a garage door for granted and often they go underappreciated until they start to show signs of wear and tear. The team […]

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4 signs that it’s time to replace your old garage door
Upgrade your Door in 2017

Have you found that your garage door deserves a transformation? Being the largest moving object in your home, shouldn’t you give it more attention? Updating your garage door is a smart investment, it adds curb appeal and architectural beauty, while making a great first impression of your home. Check out our tips on what to […]

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Upgrade your Door in 2017
5 Simple Ideas for Decorating Your Garage Door for the Holidays

Nothing says the holidays have arrived like driving through your neighborhood and seeing the houses all decked out. If you don’t have the time or money to decorate the entire exterior of your house, consider one of these five ways to spruce up your garage door as a quick alternative. Wrap it up– You’ve seen […]

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5 Simple Ideas for Decorating Your Garage Door for the Holidays
Some of the World’s Greatest Innovations were all started in a Garage

When you think of the uses of a garage, what comes to mind? Do you think of a place to store your car, or the place to store the outdoor toys and holiday decorations? As it turns out, a garage is much more than a shed, it is also a great place to start a […]

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Some of the World’s Greatest Innovations were all started in a Garage