Trying to leave the house but your garage door won’t close? We’ll quickly cover a few reasons why that might be happening and what you can do to help. If you still need help, please contact a local garage door repair company for support.
If you recently tried to use your garage door opener but nothing happened and the light on your opener started blinking, you’re in the right place. Our article troubleshoots some common causes of a blinking garage door opener light. The blinking light acts like a smoke signal to alert you of an issue that needs immediate attention.
If you’re having trouble with your garage door staying in the right position, you may have the wrong springs or need your springs adjusted. Read on to learn what to do if your torsion or extensions springs are too strong, too weak, or just right. The key to a balanced garage door is the appropriate spring tension. Springs counterbalance the weight of your garage door, so if your door is out of balance, we start by checking the springs.
Note: There are no mentions of Goldilocks, the Three Bears, or porridge.
Looking for a high-quality garage door repair company in the Murrieta, California area? It can be tough to know which garage door company or installer to hire, especially in a midsized to smaller metro area like Murrieta.
There are different review sites available to assess previous customer experience with Murrieta’s top garage door repair companies, but it’s important to remember that no one site can provide comprehensive and completely accurate assessments of your prospective companies. The most popular review tool for Murrieta garage door repairs appears to be Google Maps and its Google My Business review scores, so we’ll use those as a starting point for out list.
Looking for a garage door repair company in the San Diego area? If you haven’t needed new garage door springs, garage door cables, or needed general garage door services recently, it can be tough to know which garage door service company to trust with your garage doors.
There are different review sites that look at the best San Diego CA garage door repair companies, but keep in mind it’s better to look at a few review sources before choosing a company for your repair request. Since most garage door repairs are completed by small businesses located in San Diego, we’ll use Google Maps and Google My Business to help rank local companies.
The best San Diego garage door companies are staffed with expert technicians, have a history of delivering excellent service, offer the most competitive prices, accept major credit cards, and have a local office in San Diego County. Most garage door companies offer a full complement of repair services, as well as new garage doors, garage door openers, and installation.
When most people think of garage doors, they think of the doors, the opener, the remove, and maybe the tracks. Yes— garage door systems have lots of parts and there are more we haven’t named. In this post, we’re talking about hinges, specifically broken garage door hinges. Keep reading to learn more about types of garage door hinges, common hinge problems, and what to do when your garage door hinges are broken.
Garage doors are often one of the most used parts of your home and like anything that gets a lot of use, it gets worn down. Unfortunately, garage door maintenance often gets overlooked until a problem arises. Costly repairs are avoidable with professional preventative care or even occasional inspections. Read on to learn more about how to provide maintenance to your own garage.
Garage doors with broken springs should not be opened. Doors in this condition can be difficult to lift because the garage door opener loses the support springs provide in lifting and lowering the door. The springs are designed as counterweights to the door helping keep it stable and in balance when the operator attempts to open or close the door. Without the spring, the door essentially has nothing to support its weight.
We don’t recommend attempting to open a garage door with a broken spring but sometimes it’s an absolute emergency. If you can’t wait for a garage door technician to arrive use the steps below to open your garage door. Exercise extreme caution when opening the door in this manner and if possible have someone assist you.
Garage door springs provide needed support to your garage door opener. You’ll want to know when to replace garage door springs to prevent strain to other parts of the door opening system.