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30 12, 2021

Should I install a lock on my garage door?

2022-01-10T18:56:06+00:00December 30th, 2021|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 [...]

19 12, 2021

Garage Door Won’t Move: Motor and Travel Troubleshooting

2022-01-10T18:55:44+00:00December 19th, 2021|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 [...]

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 [...]

27 09, 2021

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

2021-10-07T04:30:01+00:00September 27th, 2021|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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

10 05, 2021

WHAT SHOULD I DO WHEN THE GARAGE DOOR CABLE OF MY GARAGE DOOR BREAKS?

2021-05-18T06:06:23+00:00May 10th, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, general Information, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

Oh No my Cable Broke! Have you ever tried to lift an old garage door, or a garage door with broken springs? If so, WHAT SHOULD I DO WHEN THE GARAGE DOOR you might still be suffering from back issues. It’s no easy task! If you have a garage, you might go in and out [...]

27 04, 2021

Garage Door Opener Doesn’t Work: DIY Troubleshooting

2021-05-06T22:20:19+00:00April 27th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Remotes, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

What happens when your wall control doesn’t work on your garage door opener? When your garage door opener suddenly stops operating properly, the explanation and solution are usually pretty easy to deal with. Here are the most common problems, along with the most likely repairs for each. For adjustments and repairs that aren’t self-evident, check [...]

18 04, 2021

Garage Door Opener Won’t Open: Opener Remotes Don’t Work

2021-04-18T23:14:31+00:00April 18th, 2021|DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Security, Troubleshooting|

Garage doors offer convenience, privacy and security so it would be a concern when there is a malfunction. A garage door stuck in the closed position may tempt you to crash on through, but don't let frustration get the better of you. Take a few minutes to troubleshoot some built-in safeties in your door that [...]

12 04, 2021

When do garage door repairs require professional help?

2021-04-17T20:34:49+00:00April 12th, 2021|Commercial Garage Doors, DIY Projects, general Information, Residential Doors, Troubleshooting|

In most cases when your garage door malfunctions or is damaged, a skilled tech is the best way to go. Why? The garage door itself is massive in size and weight. AND there are intricate garage door parts working together, perfectly, to keep your door balanced as it goes up and down. All too often [...]