A lot of homeowners prefer to leave the garage door open unattended while they are in the house. There are a lot of safety-related issues and consequences to face especially if the garage is attached to the house.
When the garage doors are left open in the when the weather is warm, and you are working in the garage without air conditioning or ventilation the garage becomes extremely hot and very uncomfortable inside.
All it takes is a few minutes when you head into the house for animals to make their way into the garage. Because there is a high chance of a bird, a bat or a deer to come into the garage.Also, rodents can quickly make their way into the house because there is no rubber stopper or a closed garage door to block their entry.
Thieves and Security
Nice neighborhoods are most targeted by thieves because they cruise around localities with burglary gear and try to make their way inside. An open garage door and unattended running car double the chances of attracting thieves. When the garage is left open unattended there is a good chance that the thief can check through the cabinets and pick up stuff he feels is precious. Tools, cycle, and equipment stored in the garage which are items that the thief can quickly pick up.
One of the most dangerous things that can happen when the Garage door is open is finding an uninvited invader gaining access into the house through the garage door. When the home is in a populated area, there are higher chances of break-ins and invaders entering the house. It is better to take precautions and hence keep security the first priority.
Replacing a New Garage Door
Replacing the old rusted garage door with the help of a professional technician is a great way to increase the curb appeal but also provides security to the house as well as precious items such as your car, cycle and seasonal items stored in the garage.