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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]