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9 03, 2021

Benefits of a Smart Garage Door

2021-03-18T23:11:53+00:00March 9th, 2021|general Information, Remotes, Security, Wifi Control|

It seems like everything is “smart” nowadays. From your car to your air conditioner, the Internet of Things (IOT) has made it easy to manage your personal items from your mobile device, and your garage door is no different. In this blog, we explore some of the benefits of owning a smart garage door. Full Garage Door [...]

1 03, 2021

Replacing the Belt on a Belt-Drive Garage Door Opener

2021-03-01T23:17:07+00:00March 1st, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, general Information, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

This belt-drive garage door opener DIY repair guide gives step-by-step instructions for replacing the belt. Located along the rail, the belt connects to the trolley and moves the trolley along the rail to raise and lower the garage door. The garage door won't work at all with a broken belt. Replace the belt with a [...]

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 [...]

1 02, 2021

How to Choose a Garage Door

2021-02-08T21:13:51+00:00February 1st, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, general Information, Glass Doors, Residential Doors|

The garage door is a very important part in a home. Both appearance and functionality play a big role when choosing a garage door. As most people use their garage door more often than they use their front door, no one wants to have any issues with getting their cars stuck in the garage etc. [...]

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 [...]

30 12, 2020

HOW TO INSTALL A GARAGE DOOR OPENER?

2021-02-08T20:48:50+00:00December 30th, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors|

The following steps are important when changing a belt drive garage door opener. What are the basics about a belt drive garage door opener? Most belt drive garage door openers are quieter compared to the chain drive garage door openers hence its more expensive than the chain garage door opener. It’s important to note that [...]

22 12, 2020

How do I know I have the correct Springs?

2021-02-08T20:44:43+00:00December 22nd, 2020|DIY Projects, general Information, 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 garage door technician. In order to prevent, injury or possible destruction of [...]