What to Do If Your Automatic Garage Door Opener Is Not Working
28 March 2017
Having a garage door that is hooked up to an automatic opener is very convenient. Therefore, when you start to notice that the door is not working as it should, you will want to take action. This way, you can have the issue resolved before you find that the door is no longer able to be opened, unless you do it manually.
Check the Connections
Over time, wires that lead to the garage door opener can become disconnected or could become damaged from rodents.
Three Ways To Secure Your Home Against Burglars
8 March 2017
If you live in an area where there have been burglaries and you are looking for ways to prevent your home from becoming the next target, then you need to be proactive and make some changes to your house. Thieves tend to scout out a property beforehand, and they look for easy targets. If they see that your home is not an easy mark, they will move on to the next house one.
Birds & Garages: 4 Options to Stop Birds from Nesting, Perching & Other Annoying Habits
29 July 2016
The use of a garage door is primarily for parking cars and gaining access to the large open area. This idea is not often translated to the birds in your community. Birds can create all types of problems for different parts of the garage. If you plan on getting a new garage door and opener installed, then there are four specific features to look for to help deter bird problems. Each of these features will not only help with birds, but they can improve the performance of the garage as a whole.
How To Tell When Your Garage Door Springs Are Failing
9 March 2016
The average set of garage door extension and tension springs are designed to last for 10,000 and 20,000 cycles, respectively. However, it's tough to keep track of how many cycles your garage door springs have gone through, making preemptive repairs and replacement a crucial part of keeping your garage door safe and functional. The following illustrates some of the warning signs of impending garage door spring failure and the preventative steps you can take before a garage door spring failure occurs.