20 11, 2021

Replacing the Battery on a Garage Door Opener

2021-12-07T20:36:11+00:00November 20th, 2021|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 [...]

12 11, 2021

How to Open a Garage Door with an Opener-Manually

2021-11-15T19:15:49+00:00November 12th, 2021|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 [...]

3 11, 2021

My Garage Door Opener is Making a lot of Noise

2021-11-04T19:50:10+00:00November 3rd, 2021|DIY Projects|

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 then others. Noise levels depend, mostly, on drive-style, gear assembly, and operating speed. Punch angle gauge, door [...]

15 10, 2021

How do I know I have the correct Springs?

2021-11-04T19:49:19+00:00October 15th, 2021|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 [...]

5 09, 2021

My garage door is making loud noises

2021-09-06T21:47:30+00:00September 5th, 2021|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 [...]

29 08, 2021

The 6 Second Garage Door Break in You can prevent

2021-09-06T21:47:06+00:00August 29th, 2021|DIY Projects, Security|

A home burglary happens over 16 times every day in Las Vegas. The only thing that a thief needs to bust into your garage is a wire hanger, and finally gets into your house. It’s quick and easy and happens often in homes. There are several ways in which you can prevent such an incidence [...]

12 08, 2021

Garage Doors must be Maintained Regularly

2021-08-14T21:58:08+00:00August 12th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

The average garage door moves up and down more than a thousand times a year. Garages must be maintained regularly to safeguard your vehicles and valuable ones. On constant use, garage doors are prone to deteriorate leading to garage door replacement. If noticed early, you can prolong the life of the garage door. The common signs [...]

11 07, 2021

Keeping Your Garage Cool in The Summer

2021-07-11T16:48:35+00:00July 11th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information|

The ridiculously HOT weather we have been having in Las Vegas brings us to thinking about how to keep our garages cooled off.  The high temperatures Las Vegas residents experience year-round have benefits and downsides. It is so important to keep your garage cool when the temperatures rise. Some people like to use their garages [...]

24 06, 2021

Feeling Unsafe because Garage Door Is Opening On It’s Own?

2021-06-25T18:42:00+00:00June 24th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Security, Troubleshooting|

When your garage door doesn’t work correctly, you feel unsafe or secure. If your garage door is opening on its own, take a look at possible causes. Sensor Malfunction Garage doors made after 1993 have safety sensors that detect objects in the way of a clean close. These sensors stop the door from closing on a person, [...]

3 05, 2021

How to Insulate your Garage Door

2021-05-06T22:21:32+00:00May 3rd, 2021|DIY Projects|

How to Insulate your Garage Door 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 [...]

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