June 2012 archive

Repair and replacing garage door springs

garage door springs torsion springs

Garage doors are mechanical, so one day you’ll have to face that fact that it will need to be fixed. Garage door springs are probably the most common repair. We do not recommend that you replace your own garage door springs, because the springs are under very high tension and if the slip or snap, …

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Should you buy an up and over garage door?

retractable up and over garage door

First off, let’s make sure we know what we are talking about. An up and over is a garage door that has a door that is in one piece, and it is usually made of metal. Differentiate up and over with sectional, which has hinged panels that fold up as the door. There are a …

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