If you want to get more appropriate garage to do many activities, you should insulate the garage door. It will not only help maintain a comfortable temperature, but it will also decrease noise when you open or close the garage door. Sometime we also use our garage door as laundry room, so it will be warmer in summer and colder in winter. It is important to choose what kind of material that has to be used for garage door to make it more comfortable when you do your activities. You can try to use plastic-coated polystyrene (Styrofoam), this kind of material has cheaper price than other materials. By using this material, you just have two hours to insulate your garage door. Perhaps you don’t mind to take a look at these pictures below about insulating garage door with Styrofoam.
First of all, you have to measure the panel and the length of kits in order to fit each other. Then, you have to cut the Styrofoam carefully to suit it well with the panel and kit. You can try to cut it easier with x-acto knife.
Then insert it behind the main channel, to make it neater you can bow the panel outward to get into the channel. Like the picture above, the Styrofoam is between panel and channel.
This is quiet simple to cut the Styrofoam to fit better with the panel and channel. If you cut the panel properly, they should lay flat. Don’t forget to make sure using uncut edge against the outside of the beams to make it neater.
These pictures below will give you more inspirations about insulating garage door kits with Styrofoam.