Our tips section helps you solve minor garage door issues!
From a bent track to a broken spring, our experts are the team to call when there's a major problem with your garage door. But for quick handy tips on maintenance and cleaning, check out our helpful tips section below.
Lubricate the moving parts often
Lubrication maintenance is one of the most important tasks that can keep your moving garage door parts in perfect condition It will help them from wearing and rusting faster than necessary, keeping them in action for longer. Just make sure you choose the right lubricant for your door system.
Consider the benefits of an insulated garage door
A well insulated garage door will help to make your garage and house more energy-efficient, saving you money over a long period of time, despite an initial investment. No special maintenance is required once installed.
Inspect the garage door hinges and bolts carefully
The hinges should have round holes. If the holes have become oval or have widened too much, replacement will be required. The bolts which hold the hinges in place must also be perfectly tight. If they're loose, tighten them, if needed. Rusty hinges should also be cleaned and oiled. Again, Iif there is too much rust, the hinges should be replaced.
Never stand under a moving garage door
When a garage door is moving, whether it is opening or closing, never stand under it! If there is a failure in the mechanism or some malfunction, you could get trapped underneath and be injured. Even if you think the closing function is not working properly, these systems can be unpredictable so don't risk it.