Make your life safer! Read these answers to the most usual garage door questions and learn more about garage mechanisms
The motor is working, so why isn't the door moving?
This issue is most often due to a broken spring or lift cable. Check these components closely. If one of them is broken, disconnect the opener from the door and have the component replaced right away. If these hardware parts are intact, you should check those belonging to the opener system for damage. Pay special attention to the trolley. Damaged components must be fixed or changed right away.
How do I know which type of garage door is best for me?
Selecting a garage door type can take a lot of thinking and decision-making. The best way to make a choice is to familiarize yourself with the different types by researching online or going to showrooms and imagining yourself using every type and weighing the pros and cons.
Should I get an insulated garage door?
The insulated garage doors are worth investing in according to our specialists. They increase the energy efficiency of your house and help you lower your energy bills. They are often more durable as well. You may be eligible for tax credit if you buy such a door.
Can I change the color of my garage door?
All garage doors can be repainted except aluminum ones. Aluminum cannot be painted over and that's why it's good to choose the right color of aluminum overhead doors from the very start. Wood and steel can be painted again any time you want.
Is rust dangerous for the system?
At first, rust will make the garage door parts very noisy and eventually it will ruin the material completely. That's why it's best to get stainless steel for both the components and the door panel according to the experience of our experts in Rancho Cordova.