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Garage Door Opener Options in 2021

The biggest difference in garage door openers is horsepower and the drive type, which refers to the actual chain, belt, or other mechanism that moves and lifts the door. With so many different types of openers on the market in 2021, you may not be sure where to start. Whether... Read More
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Wifi-Connected Garage Door Openers

Easy Convenience When it comes to how you enter your home, there’s an app for that. An automatic garage door allows you to open the door with a remote control.  A wifi-connected garage door opener takes it a step further and turns your smartphone into the remote control. Download the... Read More
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What Makes Garage Door Springs Break?

The springs on your garage door system are responsible for the heavy lifting. When the garage door is lowered, the springs gain tension. When raising the garage door, tension is released and the spring assists with the lifting. It’s important to note, your garage door springs have the most tension... Read More
Garage Door Safety

Garage Door Safety by the Numbers

With summer upon us and the kids are home full-time, the garage door is getting more use. We want to remind homeowners of the possible dangers related to their garage door system. Your garage door is heavy, weighing anywhere from 100-600 lbs, so it is always a good idea to... Read More

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5 Reasons to Replace Your Garage Door in 2021

Increase Home Value Because it is relatively inexpensive, garage door replacement tops the list of home improvement with the best return on investment at resale. It has a significant impact on a home’s curb appeal and perceived value, especially if there are multiple doors facing the street. A new garage... Read More
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Before and After Project

Garage doors get a lot of use in our busy lives. The average residential garage door in America opens and closes about 1,500 times every year as families rush in and out for school, work, soccer practice and doctors’ visits. That is quite a workout — and over the years... Read More
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Curb Appeal and ROI with a New Garage Door

Curb appeal: the first impression for others and the comforting view when you pull up to your home. Curb appeal describes how attractive your home looks when a potential buyer views it for the first time. It can also apply to how the neighbors complain about the eyesore down the street.... Read More
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5 Things to Consider When Choosing the Right Garage Door

When searching for the right garage door, you’ll have several decisions to make – the fun ones like what color and what hardware, and the less interesting, but important, R-Value. It’s not all about aesthetics. The right garage door can directly benefit your bottom line. According to Remodel magazine’s Cost... Read More

Technician Takeover: Enrique Turpin

2020 brought us many hurdles to work through and our field staff never lost sight of their priorities. Thankfully, some things never change. Our technicians and installers did not lose their passion for working with our customers. They continued to enjoy installing new garage door designs and repairing garage door... Read More

3 Clues Your Garage Door Has a Broken Spring

If you have an electric, remote controlled garage door opener, you have springs. And this means you have springs that can break. The torsion spring, directly above the closed door, provides 100% of the lift needed to raise the door. Winter is coming, so consider this – when the weather... Read More

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