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19 11, 2020

How to Open a Garage Door with an Opener-Manually

2020-11-20T10:58:02+00:00November 19th, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, Remotes|

During a power outage, the garage door will need to be opened manually by disengaging the trolley. In addition, while it may be annoying that your garage door opener does not work, it is very easy to disengage the trolley so you can open the door and get on your way To disengage the [...]

11 11, 2020

My garage door opener is making a lot of noise.

2020-11-13T15:50:57+00:00November 11th, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, Troubleshooting|

My garage door opener is making a lot of noise A noisy garage door opener is, for some people a slight nuisance, and for others a reason to wake up at night. Some garage door motors are louder than others. Noise levels depend, mostly, on drive-style, gear assembly, and operating speed. Punch angle gauge, door [...]

4 11, 2020

Garage Door Opener Remotes Won’t Work

2020-11-13T15:42:05+00:00November 4th, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, Remotes|

Garage Door Opener Remotes Won't Work The below instructions guide you on what to do if your garage door opener remotes will not work. We show you a few quick fixes like disabling the lock button, eliminating RF interference and checking the batteries. If these simple fixes do not work, we show some advanced troubleshooting, [...]

27 10, 2020

Do it Yourself Garage Door Tune Up

2020-10-31T22:15:42+00:00October 27th, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information|

What can I do to maintain my garage door? This is a question we get asked often. frequent maintenance can make your garage door system last longer and work better. This also means you will save money on repairs as your hardware will be in better shape and less components will need to be replaced. [...]

3 10, 2020

MY GARAGE DOOR REMOTE IS NOT WORKING, WHAT SHOULD I DO?

2020-10-19T09:21:57+00:00October 3rd, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, Troubleshooting|

MY GARAGE DOOR REMOTE IS NOT WORKING, WHAT SHOULD I DO? In this day and age, we are lucky to have access to several handy devices that make our lives easier. One of those devices is the remote controlled garage door opener. The little remote clipped to your sun visor is actually a radio transmitter [...]

20 09, 2020

Should I install a lock on my garage door?

2020-10-19T09:12:29+00:00September 20th, 2020|DIY Projects, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

Should I install a lock on my garage door? This is a common question. People often want to secure their house the best way they can. Installing a garage door lock sounds like a good idea and many garage door companies in Las Vegas do try to sell them. But does your garage door really [...]

26 08, 2020

Replacing the Battery on a Garage Door Opener

2020-09-09T18:52:31+00:00August 26th, 2020|DIY Projects, Residential Doors, 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 [...]

18 08, 2020

Garage Door Won’t Move: Motor and Travel Troubleshooting

2020-08-20T23:12:28+00:00August 18th, 2020|DIY Projects, Troubleshooting|

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 [...]

11 08, 2020

How do I know I have the correct Springs?

2020-08-20T23:07:12+00:00August 11th, 2020|DIY Projects, Residential Doors|

How do I know I have the correct Springs and if my garage door is balanced? It’s important to always have the right garage door springs and a balanced garage door. Checking if your garage door is balanced can be done without calling a C and M garage door technician. In order to prevent, injury [...]

1 08, 2020

My garage door is making loud noises

2020-08-20T23:18:18+00:00August 1st, 2020|DIY Projects, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

A noisy garage door opener is, for some people a slight nuisance, and for others a reason to wake up at night. Some garage door motors are louder then others. Noise levels depend, mostly, on drive-style, gear assembly, and operating speed. Punch angle gauge, door balance, proper maintenance and correct install can also add or [...]