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Many homeowners think of their garage as just an oversized storage bin, not worthy of much attention or care. The technicians at California Garage Pro want to convince them that the garage can be a useful, even attractive, part of the home. The licensed and bonded team not only helps clients with garage storage and organization, they also restore concrete floors and install completely new surfaces. Techs stick to a five-step process with each garage, beginning with a free survey and consultation before settling on a service route and bringing the vision—such as epoxy floors, stained concrete, or repaired flood damage—to reality.
You're pulling into your driveway, the rain is beating down, and you're eager for that moment when you can pull your car safely into the garage. But when you hit the button on your remote, though the storm rages on, your door sits silent.
OC Garage Pro's aims to help its clients avoid moments like this, primarily through the oft-overlooked garage-door tune-up and other maintenance services. It's trained techs can also provide repair work, and, when it comes to it, installation of brand new doors.
The family behind Sam's Garage Doors makes it their business the lighten their customers' load. Through mechanical installations and repair, they help clients lift the heaviest door in their house, day after day. They provide free consultations and estimates for every job, and already carry all the necessary parts to repair doors or even brand-name openers.