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I totally love garage doors, I mean what’s not to love about them? They are the most important wall of your garage and they are so much cooler than gates.

I’m not sure if I always loved garage doors, I think in my very young years I was unaware of their charms. In fact, it wasn’t until my family moved to a house with an electric garage door that they first entered my adolescent consciousness. There was a period when the remote control to the electric door was broken and when leaving the house my long-suffering mother had to reverse the car out and I would wait inside the garage to hit the button on the wall then run out under the closing door to the awaiting car. This situation was just too tempting for shenanigans, my favourite being to wait until the door was almost closed then run and roll under the closing door Indiana Jones style. I never knew what exactly would happen if I got caught under the weight of the door and that’s what made it truly thrilling. My mother who has never been the type to cotton-wool-wrap her kids still warned me that nothing good could come of such hijinx. I never listened and one day the inevitable happened, I cut it closer than Dr Jones himself would dare and got caught on the underside of the garage door. What was it like? Well I wouldn’t go as far as to say it was a pleasant experience, but it didn’t exactly cut me in two either. Luckily the door didn’t strike any areas vital to a young mans growth, it really just impacted and bounced back up to reset itself, after all it’s an electric garage door not an idiot crushing machine.

Now this may shock you, but it turns out I’m not the only garage door enthusiast on the planet. A German company called Style Your Garage are now creating posters for garage doors that make it look as if your garage is where the action is. F1 car, F-18 Hornet, even exotic dancers are some of the things you can put “in” your garage. If you’ve got a two-car garage, even better you can go for the quarry dump truck or biplane that will span both doors.

The posters are mounted with velcro, can be adapted to fit sectional garage doors, and come in a standard size of 2.10 meters by 2.45 meters. The best part is that the company can also turn any photo of yours into a garage door cover, but exercise caution with this as not everything can be blown up to over 2 meters without looking a bit¦ freaky. Myself, I’d pick a picture of a dark stone corridor with a rolling boulder in the background, or alternatively a picture of a semi-crushed kid under the bottom for nostalgia.

Check out some examples below. (Caution: Garage door related nudity may offend)
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garage f1
I totally love garage doors, I mean what’s not to love about them? They are the most important wall of your garage and they are so much cooler than gates.

I’m not sure if I always loved garage doors, I think in my very young years I was unaware of their charms. In fact, it wasn’t until my family moved to a house with an electric garage door that they first entered my adolescent consciousness. There was a period when the remote control to the electric door was broken and when leaving the house my long-suffering mother had to reverse the car out and I would wait inside the garage to hit the button on the wall then run out under the closing door to the awaiting car. This situation was just too tempting for shenanigans, my favourite being to wait until the door was almost closed then run and roll under the closing door Indiana Jones style. I never knew what exactly would happen if I got caught under the weight of the door and that’s what made it truly thrilling. My mother who has never been the type to cotton-wool-wrap her kids still warned me that nothing good could come of such hijinx. I never listened and one day the inevitable happened, I cut it closer than Dr Jones himself would dare and got caught on the underside of the garage door. What was it like? Well I wouldn’t go as far as to say it was a pleasant experience, but it didn’t exactly cut me in two either. Luckily the door didn’t strike any areas vital to a young mans growth, it really just impacted and bounced back up to reset itself, after all it’s an electric garage door not an idiot crushing machine.

Now this may shock you, but it turns out I’m not the only garage door enthusiast on the planet. A German company called Style Your Garage are now creating posters for garage doors that make it look as if your garage is where the action is. F1 car, F-18 Hornet, even exotic dancers are some of the things you can put “in” your garage. If you’ve got a two-car garage, even better you can go for the quarry dump truck or biplane that will span both doors.

The posters are mounted with velcro, can be adapted to fit sectional garage doors, and come in a standard size of 2.10 meters by 2.45 meters. The best part is that the company can also turn any photo of yours into a garage door cover, but exercise caution with this as not everything can be blown up to over 2 meters without looking a bit¦ freaky. Myself, I’d pick a picture of a dark stone corridor with a rolling boulder in the background, or alternatively a picture of a semi-crushed kid under the bottom for nostalgia.

Check out some examples below. (Caution: Garage door related nudity may offend)
garage doggarage girlsgarage horse

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