Thomas Mello

  • Home service expert who writes on DIY garage repairs and improvements
  • Founder of the largest garage door repair company in Arizona
  • Founding partner of the Garage Door Nation website,


Tommy Mello is a former writer for The Spruce, where he wrote on how to repair and improve garages for more than a year. Mello spends most of his day running his two successful garage door businesses and writing for garage door blogs and home improvement sites. 


Mello received his MBA from the University of Arizona.


About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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