Categories for Garage Door Repair

What to Do if Your Garage Door Is Stuck

January 3, 2022

When you’re trying to get inside after a long day or when you’re running late in the morning, the last thing you want to deal with is a garage door issue—and one of the worst problems to run into in these situations is a garage door that gets stuck when opening or closing. Even though you may not be able to remedy the problem yourself, it’s still helpful to understand a few reasons a garage door gets stuck. Keep reading to learn a few of the ways to troubleshoot this garage door situation. Double-check that it isn’t locked Before you... View Article

Why My Garage Door Stopped Working in Cold Weather

December 7, 2021

When winter hits, you’re even more thankful for your garage than usual. No dealing with the elements for you—you can just get right in your car without even leaving your home. Unfortunately, there is one wrinkle in this: Your garage door is less likely to work properly in the cold weather. If you want to find out why garage springs break in the cold and what to do about it, read on. Issues with freezing If the weather is getting icy and the temperatures outside are below freezing, it’s possible that the garage door could be frozen shut. If that’s... View Article

Reasons Why Your Garage Door Springs Break

November 23, 2021

The garage door’s springs do the majority of the work in opening and closing. Most of the time, they’ll work with no problem, and you can enter and exit the garage without a hassle. However, these springs are liable to break over the long run. If you want to avoid major headaches and repair costs, read on about reasons for garage door springs breaking. The importance of garage door springs First, let’s go over how exactly garage door springs are taking on so much of the burden. There are two basic types of springs used on garage doors: Extension springs:... View Article

Why Is My Garage Door Not Closing?

September 20, 2021

Few things are as frustrating as a garage door that won’t close all the way, and it’s particularly annoying if you’re rushing out trying to make it to school or work. There are several potential reasons why your garage door is not closing—read on to learn more about the possible issues. Check the sensors The most common reason that a garage door won’t close is an issue with the safety sensors that tell the door to stop closing when something’s in the way. Wipe the lenses down with a soft cloth to clean them up, and then make sure the... View Article

Why Does My Garage Door Only Open Halfway?

September 2, 2021

Your garage door could very well open and close 10 or more times per day. That adds up to a lot of usage over the course of a year, so it only makes sense that, as with any other kind of mechanical system, you could experience some hiccups with its operation at some point. One common issue is a garage door that only opens up halfway. If you experience this problem, what should you do? Here’s what you should know about a garage door that’s stopping halfway. Identify the issue The first step is to figure out what is stopping... View Article

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