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18 04, 2021

Garage Door Opener Won’t Open: Opener Remotes Don’t Work

2021-04-18T23:14:31+00:00April 18th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Security, Troubleshooting|

Garage doors offer convenience, privacy and security so it would be a concern when there is a malfunction. A garage door stuck in the closed position may tempt you to crash on through, but don't let frustration get the better of you. Take a few minutes to troubleshoot some built-in safeties in your door that [...]

12 04, 2021

When do garage door repairs require professional help?

2021-04-17T20:34:49+00:00April 12th, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

In most cases when your garage door malfunctions or is damaged, a skilled tech is the best way to go. Why? The garage door itself is massive in size and weight. AND there are intricate garage door parts working together, perfectly, to keep your door balanced as it goes up and down. All too often [...]

6 04, 2021

Why is my garage door out of it’s tracks?

2021-04-06T15:34:48+00:00April 6th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

If a garage door is off tracks, there is a reason for that. Garage doors in the Las Vegas area that were properly installed, should never go out of tracks. If your garage door off tracks, stop using it, and use a garage door specialist to fix the door. Sometime the reason why the door [...]

27 03, 2021

Using a Garage door manually.

2021-04-06T15:29:45+00:00March 27th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

If the door and the door’s mechanism is fine, you should be able to use the door with the remote or the wall switch, with no problems. So it is easy to understand that if the door is not working perfectly you shouldn’t be using the opener! If the door is not working properly simply [...]

20 02, 2021

Garage Door Won’t Move: Motor and Travel Troubleshooting

2021-03-01T23:12:18+00:00February 20th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

Garage doors are one of the most important things in your home that need regular maintenance in order to keep working properly. Since garage doors have moving parts, there are a number of things that can go wrong that can make the doors not work the way they should. There are many garage door services [...]

13 02, 2021

Replacing the Battery on a Garage Door Opener

2021-02-15T22:36:15+00:00February 13th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Security, Troubleshooting|

Replacing the Battery on a Garage Door Opener The battery of the garage door opener is located inside the motor unit, the battery supplies back up power to the opener during a power outage. If the battery doesn’t hold a charge, your garage door opener won’t operate with the power disconnected. You do not need [...]

8 02, 2021

How to Insulate your Garage Door

2021-02-08T21:16:20+00:00February 8th, 2021|DIY Projects|

Garage insulation helps in cutting energy bills and preventing street noise. Below are the steps you need to follow if you want to insulate your garage door. Having an insulated garage door will make your home warmer, cooler, and quieter. It also lowers the energy bills, acts as a protective barrier between you and street [...]

14 01, 2021

Do my garage door rollers need to be replaced?

2021-02-08T21:00:50+00:00January 14th, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

How can I tell if my garage door rollers needs to be replaced.  Garage door rollers play a vital roll in the smooth operation of any garage door. They vary in both size and material. In Las Vegas common residential garage door tracks are 2" wide. For 2" tracks you would have a roller that's [...]

14 01, 2021

Garage Door Opener Troubleshooting

2021-02-08T20:56:04+00:00January 14th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

Garage Door Opener Troubleshooting Warning: Undertaking repairs to appliances can be hazardous. Use the proper tools and safety equipment noted in the guide and follows all instructions. Do not proceed until you are confident that you understand all of the steps and are capable of completing the repair. A qualified technician should only perform some [...]

5 01, 2021

How to Replace Garage door cables and bottom brackets – torsion spring door

2021-02-08T20:52:34+00:00January 5th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information|

How to Replace Garage door cables and bottom brackets- torsion spring door Garage door and garage door openers have many moving parts. Most of the components of the garage doors and openers are made of metal that can have sharp points or edges. Cables can have burrs or small frays. Door sections and the door [...]