How to Install a Garage Door

Installing a garage door yourself can save money and may not be as hard as you think. Plan your garage door installation project with our simple how-tos.

Familiar with the process?

Then use this streamlined 6 step how-to to install a garage door yourself.  

Need a little extra detail?

Find it in our in-depth 11 step how-to for installing garage doors.

2 Minute Guide to Installing a Garage Door 02:01

This short two minute video gives you professional advice on how to install your garage door.

How to Replace a Garage Door

Need to remove an old garage door before you can install a new one? Learn how with these detailed step-by-step instructions.

Replacing Garage Doors

18 detailed steps with pictures

Garage Door Opener Installation 05:06

Get detailed instruction on installing a garage door opener with safety sensors.

All Things Garage

Once your garage door is finished, find ways to spruce up that storage space.

Ultimate Garage Hangouts 20 Photos

By: Chelsey Bowen

Converting a garage instantly adds extra square footage to your home's livable space and most importantly, gives you a place to es …

Low-Maintenance Garage 8 Steps

Tired of a messy garage? Get step-by-step instructions on how to organize your garage.

Before and After: Sports Garage Makeover Feb 25, 2015

See how a garage filled with bikes and clutter is transformed into a stylish and organized space.

Fit for a King: Jay Leno's Car-Collector's Garage 23 Photos

Get a glimpse behind the scenes as king-of-late-night Jay Leno gets his personal home garage made over in a manner befitting his t …

10 Garage Storage Ideas for Oversized Items 10 Photos

By: Catherine Strawn

If there's a near-avalanche of sports equipment and tools in your garage right now, get inspired by these storage ideas for space- …

6 Ways Your Garage Can Make Life Easier Oct 6, 2018

Find out how a well-organized garage can make it easier to tackle chores and get out the door.

Garages Beyond the Ordinary 9 Photos

Garage Mahal takes transforming garages to a new level, making them extraordinary spaces.

Great Garage Makeovers 16 Photos

Take back control over your garage! Organize to make room for the cars or convert it into a living space. Enjoy these great garage …

Incredible Garage Transformations from Garage Mahal 22 Photos

Bill Goldberg and the Garage Mahal team transform disorganized garages into spectacular living spaces.

Jimmie Johnson's Man Cave Gift 9 Photos

Four-time Sprint Cup racing champion, Jimmie Johnson calls on the Man Caves crew to build his dad a custom garage.

Garage-Door Safety Oct 6, 2015

Older garage-door models can be unsafe. Here are a few garage-door gadgets that will create a safe environment in your garage.

Guy Fieri's Off-the-Hook Garage Mar 21, 2015

Guy Fieri, host of Food Network's Diners, Drive-ins and Dives, gets his own Garage Mahal.

12 Do’s and Don’ts for a Safer Garage Oct 6, 2018

Spend a little time to make your garage safe and secure—here’s what to do and what to avoid.

Great Tips for Garage Organization Oct 6, 2018

Get your garage in order with these easy spring cleaning tips.

10 Upcycled Garage Storage Ideas 10 Photos

By: Caren Baginski

Before buying expensive organization systems for your garage, try these upcycled storage solutions that breathe new purpose into i …

Garages Reinvented, Goldberg Style 16 Photos

Starting with Jay Leno's personal auto stable, a fresh batch of garages get the extreme makeover treatment from Bill Goldberg and …

Extraordinary Garage Makeovers 9 Photos

See how the Garage Mahal team transforms ordinary garages into new and improved spaces.

Mike Holmes and Mike Jr. Build the Ultimate Garage 8 Photos

In the two-hour special Mike's Ultimate Garage, Mike Holmes has envisioned his state-of-the-art man cave for years, and he's final …

How to Refinish a Garage Floor 5 Steps

Give your garage an updated look by applying an epoxy finish on the floor.

Tips for Removing Garage Rust and Oil Stains Mar 24, 2015

Find tips for removing stubborn stains from a garage floor.

How to Create a Garage Loft 7 Steps

A garage loft can add room and better storage organization to a cluttered room. Learn how to create a garage loft with these easy …

How to Install Garage Shelving 6 Steps

Wall anchors and laminated boards make for steady and sturdy shelving. Learn how to install this shelving in your garage to help w …

Run My Renovation: An Entry, Mudroom and Den Designed by You 5 Photos

We asked DIY Network fans to vote on how we should renovate this old garage. Take a look at the stunning results.

100+ Ideas for the Garage

Beautiful and Organized Garages

From functional to over-the-top, browse garage ideas and images that will blow your mind.