How Do I Keep My Garage Dry?

A clean and dry garage creates a safe and healthy environment. Moisture can damage items in your garage or mold can develop, leading to serious problems.

Additionally, wet and slick garage floors can lead to accidents.

There are several steps that can be taken to make sure your garage (which is the gateway to your home) can be kept dry and safe:

*Seal cracks in the walls and floors.

*Check windows for air and water infiltration and insulate where necessary.

*Wipe moisture off your vehicles with shop towels – this may seem time-consuming, but it is important to prevent condensation.

*Use a dehumidifier, if necessary.

*Be certain that your overhead door is properly sealed.

A poorly-sealed overhead door can be a major cause of water and air infiltration. Stopping that infiltration obviously creates a cleaner area and saves money.  

To put it in a broader sense, it’s time to Stop The Snirt in your garage or shop building.

Okay, first of all, what is snirt? Traditionally, it is the unsightly and messy combination of snow and dirt that can blow underneath or through the sides of your poorly-sealed overhead door.

Snirt also can be water/rain, leaves, bugs, mice, snow, grime and even snakes moving under your door or through the sides. Heat loss is also a major concern, costing Americans millions of dollars a year.

Infiltration of sand and fine particles of dirt can be very difficult to deal with. Keeping the dirt out can reduce your clean-up time greatly and just make your life a little easier.

With our revolutionary SnirtStopper you can indeed Stop The Snirt!

The SnirtStopper system features two innovative products — the BottomSealer and SideSealer — to allow you to create a cleaner and safer indoor area. It also helps you reduce energy bills and provide a more comfortable space by keeping out the cold in winter and the heat in summer.

The BottomSealer, along with the SideSealer (and TopSealer), will close up your overhead and other outside doors just like you seal up the front door of your home. Now is the time to move past that old overhead door stripping that doesn’t work.

The BottomSealer is self-adjusting and eliminates gaps of up to two inches – and you don’t have to replace your current seal. The Kevlar-reinforced material will not wear out and mice, along with other critters, will not chew through it!

The system is easy to install and all needed hardware is included. We are experienced with all types of garage and shop doors and will help you find the perfect solution to your specific situation.

These products will pay for themselves with the amount of energy you will save. It will prevent heat loss in the winter and keep your area cooler in the summer. You can see additional details at our website,

And now for some additional great news – now you can choose from among several colors to match your door color or trim.

The BottomSealer now comes in black, white or gray. The SideSealer and TopSealer now feature a variety of colors, including red, dark brown, charcoal, sand, green, gray, brown, black, white and tan.

So, Snirt Happens – stop it in your garage, business, warehouse or shop area. We have installation videos on our website and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have about this great product. Give us a call at 800-250-5502 or 320-695-2899.