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Why You Should Hire a Professional to Maintain Your Loading Dock Doors

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Loading docks often have large doors that open and close to make it possible for bulky and heavy materials to move through. Loading dock doors need to function efficiently and operate properly so there are no unnecessary delays or problems when a shipment needs to be loaded up. They also need to be maintained to ensure safety so there is no risk of injury to workers who are doing their…

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What’s That Sound Your Garage Door is Making?

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A garage door that is installed correctly and operating efficiently should make a minimal sound as it opens and closes. If you have noticed your garage door has suddenly become really noisy and is making unusual sounds, you need to consider finding out what the problem is and solving it. If your garage door is making a big racket, there are a few steps to take to try to fix…

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Why Do Garage Doors Break?

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Garage doors break for lots of reasons. Parts can wear out and become old and stop working.  Garage doors have a lot of parts, including cables, springs, and rollers. As a garage door is used, the parts can become worn and stop working correctly.  Garages are also exposed to the elements, which can make parts wear out more quickly. When garage doors break, it could be dangerous if the door…

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Important Safety Tips When Using Commercial Rolling Doors

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Commercial rolling doors can roll down at high speeds and can be either motorized or operate on a manual hand chain or by manual push-up.  They are available in steel and aluminum and in different configurations including perforated, solid, and with grilles or vision lights. They can be useful for ensuring the security of items stored behind the door. However, there are risks associated with the use of commercial rolling…

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Why do Garage Door Springs Break?

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A garage door has a lot of components and a lot of moving parts. Over time, these parts wear out with daily use. One of these garage door parts that can wear down over time is the torsion springs. Every time the garage door opens and closes, the torsion springs in your garage get a workout. Multiply this times a few thousand cycles of opening and closing your garage door,…

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It’s Time for Spring Cleaning Your Garage!

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Spring is here, and it’s time to get rid of the clutter in your home and show your house a little TLC. And what better place to start your spring cleaning than in the garage? After all, that’s where a lot of the random junk and clutter tends to pile up, and it’s the biggest entryway into your home. Here are a few tips for spring cleaning your garage: Ditch…

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Getting an Estimate for Garage Door Repair Cost

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Over time, garage doors break and need to be fixed. It’s inevitable. Every garage door has a number of different moving parts and components that are susceptible to wear and tear, so sooner or later, you’ll have to contact a garage door repair professional for help. Of course, you have a lot of choices when it comes to hiring a garage door repair service, so how can you make sure…

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Is Your Garage Door a Weak Link in Your Home Security?

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Did you know that garages are often the weak link in home security? An old, poorly maintained garage door is like an invitation for thieves, and they can be incredibly easy for someone to break in through. Not only that, the garage is an excellent hiding place for criminals. They can slip in easily, and be out of sight of your neighbors immediately so they can go to work stealing…

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3 Common Reasons Garage Doors Stop Working

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Is there anything more frustrating than a garage door that won’t work properly? Not only is a garage door that has stopped working a hassle to deal with, but it could also pose safety issues for your home, possibly allowing intruders easy access into your home. As garage door repair technicians, we’ve dealt with just about every possible issue you can think of when it comes to working on garage…

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3 Reasons a Garage Door Replacement is a Good Investment

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Thinking about upgrading your garage door? A new garage door is one of the best investments you can make in your home. Here’s why: Excellent ROI—According to the 2014 Cost vs. Value Report, a garage door replacement is the 4th best home improvement a homeowner can make from an investment standpoint. When replacing your garage door, you can expect to recoup 83.7% of the cost. That’s a better return than…

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