Categories for Garage Door Maintenance

How to Prepare a Garage Door for Winter

October 22, 2020

Cold weather can be a bit rough on garage doors. To preserve the long-term condition of your garage door and ensure efficient operation all season long, it’s important to perform certain maintenance tasks. These things can help you avoid needing sudden garage door repair in Denton, TX. Here are a few simple maintenance tasks we recommend you implement to prepare your garage door for winter. Lubrication One of the most important maintenance steps for garage doors is the regular lubrication of all moving metal parts. When not properly lubricated, these parts are very likely to stick when the weather gets... View Article

What Can Damage Your Garage Door, and Preventative Measures to Take

August 25, 2020

Your garage door can take a beating, especially when you live in an area prone to storms and other major weather events. It also undergoes plenty of stress each time you open and close it, which is why it’s key to properly maintain your door and its mechanisms. Taking care of your garage door will ensure that the motor and the door itself will last for years to come. Garage door maintenance in Denton, TX includes both professional assistance and commonsense measures to ward off dents. Here’s a closer look at some of the most common causes of garage door... View Article

How Often Should You Lubricate Your Garage Door?

July 23, 2020

Although your to-do list around the house is long, one maintenance item that should never be left off the list is lubricating your garage door. Proper lubrication reduces friction between moving parts, ensures proper functionality and makes your door less noisy. Customers ask us how often they should lubricate their garage doors in Denton, TX? We recommend lubricating springs, hinges and rollers every three months. The track should be lubricated about once a year. Continue reading to learn a little bit more about lubricating your garage door. Where to lubricate Several components of your garage door need to be lubricated... View Article

Can I Paint My Garage Door?

July 10, 2020

We’ve all experienced the desire to change the colors or look of our homes or other buildings we own. Maybe you just moved into a new place and don’t care for the color of the shutters the previous owners selected. Perhaps you want to put a fresh coat of paint on a surface to keep it protected from the elements, like wind, rain or even insects. Once you’ve selected a color, it’s time to consider how best you can paint the surface you have in mind. Most people know how to do this with surfaces like their home’s exterior, but... View Article

The Benefits of Professional Garage Door Services

September 11, 2019

With tutorial videos being more readily available than ever before on the internet, DIY jobs around the home are becoming increasingly popular as people try to avoid the larger costs associated with working with a professional contractor. However, there are some types of jobs a homeowner should never take on unless they have the proper training to do so, and garage door work is one example. Consider this: your garage door is the single largest moving object in your home, and its weight combined with the energy and torsion required for it to function can make for some potentially dangerous... View Article

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