Categories for Garage Door Repair

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

Why You Should Hire a Garage Door Professional for Repairs

August 3, 2021

If you drive a lot, you probably use your garage door frequently—so when your garage door malfunctions, it can be frustrating and inconvenient. You might be tempted to DIY your repairs, especially if you’re handy in other areas. However, garage door repairs should always be done by a professional. Not only are you guaranteed quality work from an expert, but some repairs can be deadly if mismanaged. When it comes to garage door repairs, the easiest solution is also the safest one. Here’s why: Protect your safety: Your garage door springs do a lot of heavy lifting. Some garage doors... View Article

What You Need to Know About Your Garage Door’s Torsion Springs

July 20, 2021

The heavy-duty springs on either side of your garage door are called torsion springs. They do a lot of the heavy lifting—literally. Torsion springs can lift up to 800 pounds, making them a powerful workhorse. They’re also dangerous or even fatal when they break. If you want to ensure your family’s safety around your garage door, you should understand what your garage door’s torsion springs do and how to monitor them for wear and tear. Here’s what you need to know. What do torsion springs do? Your torsion springs are either mounted above the garage door or on either side.... View Article

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