Torsion and extension springs are vital parts of all garage doors. But not all garage door springs are the same. All the same, everything about them is important to the way the garage door works. And so, knowing a thing or two before you have the springs replaced is of the essence. Here we pinpoint 7 main things all garage door owners should know about springs. Read More
Even if your old garage doors function well, they’ve surely seen better days. Although the main thing is to ensure they run flawlessly so that they won’t be any safety concerns, small transformations that will alter the garage door design will definitely go a long way. With some small makeovers, your garage door looks like new and your home value goes up. Read More
Let’s call a spade a spade. Garage doors are dashing only when they look at their very best and function flawlessly. Nobody will be impressed by a rotten sectional garage door with falling parts that makes a loud noise and fails to close all the way down. So turning an eyesore garage door into a dashing garage door is more than just adding a few trims or repainting it. Read More
While carriage house garage doors weren’t very popular 15 years ago, they are the number one preferred style today. One can’t help wondering what happened during these years. And what made carriage style garage doors gain in popularity. Read More
Which are the factors that make a garage door traditional or modern? Does the material play a vital role or it has to do entirely with the design? Let’s just say that every little thing will make a difference. Read More
When electric garage door openers don’t work correctly or fail to meet all current industry standards, it’s time to take the big step. Getting a new opener is a big deal, but not all that big a deal either – if you follow. Read More
The style of garage doors is defined by their design. The main categories are traditional, modern and Craftsman garage doors with several variations in between. And each is distinguished for its own design. The material doesn’t always play the prime role in defining the garage door style. Although wood has been always considered traditional, it may as well serve as an excellent material for modern doors. On the other hand, it’s hard to place a glass garage door in the list of traditional designs. So, let’s see the features that identify the three main garage door styles. Read More
Today, most garage doors are automatic. You will hardly find a neighbor with a manually operated garage door. That belongs to history. And it makes sense. Who wants to strain their backs when the overhead garage door can go up with the click of a button? And this brings us closer to our main point here. The main component of electric garage doors is the opener.