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27 09, 2020

Replacing the Safety Sensors on a Garage Door Opener

2020-10-19T09:17:33+00:00September 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|

Safety sensors prevent the garage door from closing on a person or an object. One sensor sends an infrared beam while the other sensor receives the infrared beam. First off, your sensors just may need cleaned off, so try to gently remove any dust or dirt first and see if that works. If that doesn’t [...]

13 09, 2020

IS IT OK TO OPEN YOUR GARAGE DOOR WITH A BROKEN SPRING?

2020-09-16T19:37:58+00:00September 13th, 2020|Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

The garage door is normally installed with torsion springs that are mounted on top of the garage door. The spring is intended to act like a counterbalancing part of the door system. The spring counterbalances the weight of the door by winding and unwinding each time someone opens and closes the garage door. Torsion springs come [...]