Answers To Questions About Problems With Your Garage Door’s Torsion Spring

Your automatic garage door requires any number of components to successfully open and close without causing damage. To this end, the torsion spring is one of the most critical components for this task, but the extreme pressures these springs experience can cause them to develop problems. For new homeowners, these problems can be somewhat mysterious because they may not understand this part of their garage door. After learning the following answers to common questions, you should find yourself far better able to understand this large and complex component of your home. Read More 

2 Tips For Providing A Usable And Wheelchair-Accessible Garage

If you have recently discovered that sometime in the future you or a loved one will need to use a wheelchair, it is obviously crucial to plan for that by providing an accessible garage as soon as possible. Fortunately, the Americans with Disabilities Act has been implemented and updated over the years, so today it is not difficult to plan for your changing needs. Although you are not required to maintain the same standards at home that a business would, you may find that it is simpler to adhere to them. Read More 

Tips To Follow When Painting Your Garage Door

Your garage door is likely one of the most durable parts of your home, and while this is excellent for keeping repair costs low, it can cause your garage door to appear out of sync with the rest of the home if you renovate. When this happens, you may want to paint your garage door to help make it match the rest of the home, but this action can cause numerous problems to emerge if it is not done correctly. Read More 

A Quick Guide To Photo Eye Troubleshooting

If your garage door is equipped with an automatic opener, then you may eventually run into a situation where your garage door fails to close properly. If and when this happens, knowing how to get to the root of the problem could potentially save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars on parts and service fees: Check Other Garage Door Problems First Before diagnosing the photo eye, make sure the physical garage door isn't malfunctioning. Read More 

Most Common Garage Door Repairs

If your garage door isn't working quite right, it can be worrisome thinking that you might have to replace the entire door.  However, many garage door problems can be fixed with a simple repair. Before you panic and decide that a new garage door opener is going to destroy your family budget, it's a good idea to call a good garage door contractor. You may very well be pleasantly surprised. Read More