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Inexpensive garage parking aid

Found this solution from a company called Camco for a tight garage parking space (lengthwise).
Bought from Home Depot online for $8.99 each.
Delivered free of delivey charge to my local store in 3 days.
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I'm very happy with these and hope this helps some of y'all out there.

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My dad always did that with an old 2 x 8 board. Or a tennis ball connected to a string tied to the garage rafters. Pull forward until the tennis ball gently taps your windshield.
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My dad always did that with an old 2 x 8 board. Or a tennis ball connected to a string tied to the garage rafters. Pull forward until the tennis ball gently taps your windshield.
After trying the strip of wood on the floor, and the hassles it creates when sweeping the floor, I went with the tennis ball on the end of a piece of string suspended from the garage ceiling.

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Tennis ball is how we do it at my place.

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I used a piece of the foam insulation they supply with water heaters. It is what I
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My dad always did that with an old 2 x 8 board. Or a tennis ball connected to a string tied to the garage rafters. Pull forward until the tennis ball gently taps your windshield.
I have one for the wife it works great
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just cut cross big 4X4 timber, and stick on the ground. that's it.
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