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My Garage Door Fell Off Track!

Garage doors can go off-track for many reasons. In fact, this is not an uncommon problem. But it can have serious consequences if not addressed by a seasoned professional. Attempting a quick DIY fix on off-track doors will only cause more trouble. Under no circumstances should you wait to fix an off-track garage door. [...]

My Garage Door Fell Off Track!2021-02-18T15:19:44+00:00

10 Tips for Buying a New Garage Door

Since a good garage door can last several decades, you might not be that familiar with how to buy a new one. Homeowners often decide to upgrade so they can enjoy modern garages. But if your garage door is crooked, squeaks, or has other issues, it may be time for a replacement. When you [...]

10 Tips for Buying a New Garage Door2021-02-12T15:06:16+00:00

How to Remove Rust from a Garage Door

If your steel garage door has rust, it has already begun to corrode. It is not uncommon for a garage door to start rusting at the bottom where contact with rain and corrosive materials is more likely. Don’t procrastinate if you see evidence of oxidation. It can spread quickly, reduce curb appeal, and possibly [...]

How to Remove Rust from a Garage Door2020-12-24T21:59:14+00:00

Garage Door Decorative Hardware Options

Installing garage door decorative hardware is a great way to upgrade the look of your garage door. Decorative elements include a variety of ornamental parts and accessories, whether for the purpose of updating the design, adding functional elements, or increasing visual curb appeal. Such an upgrade doesn’t have to mean replacing your entire garage [...]

Garage Door Decorative Hardware Options2020-12-18T05:46:37+00:00

What Is a Jackshaft Garage Door Opener?

Most people envision a garage door opener as an overhead system. A jackshaft garage door opener is an exception that, instead of mounted near the ceiling, it’s installed on the right or left side of a garage door. It is typically placed at the attachment points of the garage door springs and provides as [...]

What Is a Jackshaft Garage Door Opener?2020-12-10T20:58:35+00:00

DC Motor Technology for Garage Doors

If you’re shopping for a new garage door opener, a DC motor is one option you’ll find on the market. Motor type is just one consideration. Like many homeowners, you have probably looked at the pros and cons of belt drive, chain drive, screw drive, and other types of systems for your garage door. [...]

DC Motor Technology for Garage Doors2020-12-03T01:27:20+00:00

5 Reasons Why You Should Upgrade Your Garage Door

A garage door upgrade has many benefits, from appearance to long-term value. It is also a relatively affordable home improvement project. There are many practical benefits to updating your garage door, as it’s one of the most prominent and heavily used parts of your home. Here are some of the top reasons to consider [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Upgrade Your Garage Door2020-11-24T07:36:48+00:00

Are Garage Doors Covered by Home Insurance?

Homeowners insurance provides coverage for damage that may be otherwise cost-prohibitive to fix. If your garage door were to be damaged in an accident or other event you have no control over, your policy may cover the cost of repairs. It depends on many factors. How do you know your home insurance policy covers [...]

Are Garage Doors Covered by Home Insurance?2020-11-10T20:34:42+00:00

Top 5 Reasons Why Your Garage Door Remote Is Not Working

Finding that your garage door remote is not working is frustrating. However, garage remote control issues are common. The reasons range from low batteries to signal problems, to faults in your home’s electrical system. A malfunctioning garage door transmitter can be a major inconvenience. There are several reasons Las Vegas homeowners may find their [...]

Top 5 Reasons Why Your Garage Door Remote Is Not Working2020-11-17T01:18:18+00:00