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.

Garage Door Opener Installation 05:06

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

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

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All Things Garage

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

Low-Maintenance Garage 8 Steps

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

6 Ways Your Garage Can Make Life Easier Feb 27, 2018

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

11 Garage Bike Storage Ideas 11 Photos

DIY Network shares 11 ideas for storing bicycles in the garage, from a DIY bike shelf to the best bike racks you can buy.

10 Garage Storage Ideas for Oversized Items 10 Photos

DIY Network offers smart solutions for storing large items, like bikes, kayaks and surfboards, in the garage.

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 makeovers from top DIY Network shows.

Jimmie Johnson's Man Cave Gift 9 Photos

Four-time Sprint Cup racing champion, Jimmie Johnson calls on DIY Network's Man Caves to build his dad a custom garage.

Incredible Garage Transformations from Garage Mahal 22 Photos

Bill Goldberg and the Garage Mahal team transform disorganized garages into spectacular living spaces. Browse the photo gallery from DIY Network.

Garages Beyond the Ordinary 9 Photos

Check out these out-of-the-ordinary garage transformations from DIY Network's Garage Mahal.

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

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

12 Do’s and Don’ts for a Safer Garage Mar 8, 2018

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

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

In DIY's Garage Mahal, king-of-late-night Jay Leno gets a luxury home garage makeover. See photos on

All About Garage Doors Oct 6, 2015

Learn about the different types of garage doors, how the operate and how to maintain them.

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.

How to Refinish a Garage Floor 5 Steps

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

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, but he's finally ready to make it a reality. How will things go when he turns the jobsite over to Mike, Jr.?

Extraordinary Garage Makeovers 9 Photos

DIY Network's Garage Mahal transforms ordinary garages into amazing spaces.

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

Find tips for removing stubborn stains from a garage floor.

Tackle Garage Organization in a Weekend Feb 23, 2018

Spring cleaning is so last season. We're more ready for a fall overhaul.

Cleaning a Garage Floor 5 Steps

Ashamed to park in your greasy garage? Spruce up the floor with these step-by-step instructions.

Great Tips for Garage Organization Apr 28, 2016

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

10 Upcycled Garage Storage Ideas 10 Photos

DIY Network shares 10 clever ideas for organizing your garage by repurposing items you may already own.

Garages Reinvented, Goldberg Style 16 Photos

Garage makeovers get taken to the extreme in DIY Network's Garage Mahal. These renovations, overseen by host Bill Goldberg, include a casino themed garage, an ultimate game room and Jay Leno's own personal garage.

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.