How does one choose the right garage door and gate repair company for repairs needed?
Reach out to the company and ask questions. Questions about the company, about the technicians, about the owners. Follow your gut instinct and when you feel comfortable with the person answering your questions, book an appointment. Professionalism and honesty go a long way
Can I replace garage door springs myself?
Garage door springs help to maneuver your garage door efficiently. Springs are under considerable tension. Working with springs under tension can pose serious dangers, including flying metal if a winding cone or spring breaks, risk of minor to severe cuts, garage door falling and activated openers by accident during replacement. There are many different sizes and best to replace by a local garage door professional.
What’s the best way to decide on a new garage door?
With so many different designs, materials, and thicknesses of doors and windows, reach out to your local garage door company. See what options they offer as far as sizing, 1 piece to roll up conversion, colors, designs, and materials. Most offer glass garage doors, wood garage doors, and steel garage doors. Also recommended to look online for pictures and try to visualize your home with the garage door to your liking.
What can I do to maintain my garage door or gate?
We tend to forget to give a little TLC to our gate or garage door with all that life has going on in it. General garage door and gate maintenance are highly recommended 1-2 times a year to lessen the chances of emergency issues arising. This includes alignment and balance of your gate or garage door, lubrication of all moving parts, hinges, etc., and inspecting the entire area including automatic openers for any potential issues that can be foreseen.