Frequently Asked Questions
How do I select the right garage door?
There are a lot of factors you should consider in choosing a garage door. The most important of these is the quality of its parts. It would be better for you to go to your trusted store or installer for good quality assurance.
What different materials are garage doors made of?
Garage doors can be made of steel, wood, aluminum, and fiberglass. The most popular material is wood for its natural look; however, this requires proper care. The next sought-after material is steel for its durability. It is also considered more secure compared to other materials.
Can I have secure windows in my garage door?
Sure, you can. While most garage doors have no windows because of security reasons, you can still have windows installed while still keeping your garage secure. You may consult your trusted supplier for quality secured windows and their pros and cons.
Why is it important for overhead garage doors to be serviced?
If you want your garage door to work properly, you would need to have your overhead garage door serviced every year. This annual service prevents your garage door from incurring serious damages. It also extends its life.
Is insulation important for garage doors?
Yes, because insulation enables your garage doors to control the heat, whether it’s winter or summer. Insulated garage doors not only help control heat but also reduce exterior noise. It also gives your door extra strength.
What can I do to keep my garage door in good condition?
Since a lot of garage doors nowadays are maintenance-free, you can still have it checked or a longer life span. Have a visual and door balance check, and keep your garage door’s rollers, tracks, and hinges lubricated.
My door won’t open. What’s wrong with it?
Some reasons are: the springs are broken, so it will be best to have them replaced by a professional technician; perhaps something is blocking it; or your remote control might be broken.
Does my garage door need maintenance?
Not necessarily. It depends on the type of material your garage door is made of. Steel, aluminium, and fiberglass doors don’t require maintenance. But wooden doors require more attention and effort to keep it strong and to make it last long.
Is it okay to repaint the garage door on my own?
Yes, if you know how to properly coat and paint garage doors. You can just do it by yourself, and you can choose any color you want. This will save you money instead of hiring a painter to do it for you. Alternatively, if you do not have time to do the paint job, then call us. You can be sure to get quality service.
Can I replace the garage door springs on my own?
Replacing springs can be a real piece of work. If you don’t have enough knowledge, trying to fix it on your own may cause more damage. It would be best to call on a trusted garage door repair company to have your garage door properly fixed.