Our customer Sam gave us a call recently because there was a problem with her garage door. The problem: it didn’t open. That’s a big problem considering the entire purpose of a garage door is to open and close when…

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PERFORMING REGULAR GARAGE DOOR MAINTENANCE

Our customers ask us all the time how they can perform regular garage door maintenance so they don’t have to pay us to come out all the time. Even if you hire a garage door company to maintain as well…

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About 10% of home break-ins happen through the garage. The rest are via the front door or a window. While 10% doesn’t seem like a lot, there are things you can do to reduce the chance of an intruder gaining…

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Our latest repair is this broken spring for a customer. We perform many spring repairs during a regular work week but this repair was special. As you can see in the photo below, the spring broke in 2 different places….

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If you want or need a new garage door opener, there are some things that are helpful to understand when deciding on what you want. Garage door openers come in 3 sizes and 3 types. Understanding the difference between all…

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If you’ve ever had a garage door professional service your garage door, you might have been offered a “garage door seal” as an additional service. Most people just ignore this and think they are being sold something they don’t really…

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Garage door cables come in all different sizes and levels of thickness. The size and thickness of the cable depends on the size and weight of the garage door it is installed with. Every garage door has a specific cable…

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One of the most common repair projects we perform are on garage door springs. It’s a pretty easy job, but when springs are installed right the first time, we’d probably have a lot less work to do! The most common…

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help my garage door only opens part of the way

We recently received a call from a customer upset that his garage door wasn’t functioning properly. When he pressed the remote, the garage door would lift about half way. We were able to come out the same day and fix…

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Broken springs are one of the most common repair jobs we do on a weekly basis. The most common issue we encounter related to springs is springs that are the wrong size for the garage door. The springs job is…

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