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11 10, 2020

My Garage Door Won’t Close During the Day

2020-10-19T09:30:18+00:00October 11th, 2020|general Information, Residential Doors|

My Garage Door won’t close during the day - but will close during the night Garage door openers are installed with sensors to enhance the security of any given house. This has been the case since 1993, where all garage doors that were being sold in the United States had to be installed with safety [...]

7 10, 2020

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

2020-10-19T09:53:26+00:00October 7th, 2020|general Information, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

IS IT OK TO OPEN YOUR GARAGE DOOR WITH A BROKEN SPRING?   C AND M GARAGE DOORS RECOMMENDS NOT TO. CALL US BEFORE ATTEMPTING! 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

6 08, 2020

Garage Door Replacement Parts – Know Your Garage

2020-08-06T16:42:18+00:00August 6th, 2020|Commercial Garage Doors, Residential Doors|

Garage doors are one of the most intricate parts of your home. It’s important to know the main parts of a garage door system so you can identify performance issues and possible repair needs. This way, you know when to call a garage door installation and maintenance professional. Learn about the different parts of a [...]

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 [...]

22 07, 2020

MY GARAGE DOOR REMOTE IS NOT WORKING

2020-07-23T19:06:10+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Residential Doors, Security|

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 that sends a code to a receiver, also a radio transmitter, [...]

14 07, 2020

HOW TO INSTALL A GARAGE DOOR OPENER?

2020-07-23T19:01:11+00:00July 14th, 2020|DIY Projects, 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 [...]