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Garage Door Opening? There’s An App For That

Garage doors and their openers can have come a long way since the invention of the little opener you stick in your car that opens it at the press of a button. Just like more modern home security systems and cameras you can place in your home, you can now open your garage door with an app on your phone. [...]

By | August 12th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Is It Time For a New Garage Door Opener?

Automatic garage door openers - most garages have them these days because they are just so convenient. However, they are only so useful when they are actually working. When the garage door opener isn't working, it can be beyond frustrating. However, before simply making the leap to a new garage door opener, you need to first find out if it [...]

By | August 5th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Good Habits To Keep Garage Doors Working

If you have invested in a new garage door - or even if you don't want to have to make that investment - you want to keep that garage door working right for as long as possible. While it will eventually need repair, if you want to keep wear and tear to a minimum, there are some regular habits that [...]

By | July 29th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

How Often to Lubricate a Garage Door?

Anything with moving parts requires lubrication. Over time, lubrication wears away and the moving parts will begin to cause friction with each other. While some may think friction is just more noise, it also begins to wear down the mechanism. A garage door has many moving parts, and if you want to keep your garage door moving silently and working [...]

By | July 22nd, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

The Fix May Be Simpler Than You Think

It is extremely frustrating to hit the button on your remote garage door opener and have nothing happen. We have all been there a few times, especially when we are running late. After a few attempts of clicking the wall gently, many of us begin to pound the wall unit hoping additional force will somehow produce different results. Like I [...]

By | July 15th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

2 Important Garage Door Opener Maintenance Tasks

Garage door openers don't require much maintenance, but there are things you can do to ensure your opener keeps working reliably and smoothly. Below are two of the most important tasks to perform: Lubricate Opener Chain If your garage door opener uses a chain mechanism to open and close the door, it will need to be periodically lubricated. Lubricating a [...]

By | July 8th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments