Garage Door Resources - A Better Garage Door, Inc.

Why You Should Be Wary of Garage Door Installers that Subcontract Out Work

So you’ve decided it’s time to replace the garage door. You got a number off the side of a van you saw drive past the house and had the owner of the garage door installation company over for a chat. They explained everything and seemed to know their stuff so you signed on the dotted line. They then promised to be back in the morning to get to work. The next day a van drives up to your house alright, except the guy you spoke with is nowhere to be seen. In fact, the name on the side of this van is different than the name of the company you thought would be doing the work. What’s going on? What’s going on is that the company you signed the contract with has subcontracted the job out to someone else. And you have every right and reason to be concerned.

Untrustworthy Subcontractors

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6 Ways to Turn Your Garage Into a Noise Free Zone

The garage is where your car takes shelter from the storm and where you store garden tools, the lawn mower, ladders, paint and maybe even old furniture. It’s also where lots of guys have their hobby shop. As such it shouldn’t be a surprise if the garage is not the quietest part of the house because none of the functions it fulfills require peace and quiet. They just require space. But the noise that emanates from the garage can have an impact on the quality of life in the rest of the house, so finding ways to cut down on that noise is important.

6 Ways to Turn Your Garage Into a Noise Free Zone

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How to Work Out What Size Garage Door Springs You Require

The springs are the unsung heroes of your overhead garage door. They do the heavy lifting while the “opener” essentially acts as a regulator - getting the door started and then making sure the upward or downward motion is nice and smooth. Garage door springs are incredibly rugged and durable but even the toughest will wear out and need to be replaced after years of regular use. If you need garage door springs in Northglenn or you need to have a spring or springs replaced the best course of action is to call A Better Garage Door. However, if you’d like to purchase the new spring yourself and then call us to install it that’s fine too. Below we’ll provide some pointers that should help you pick the right spring or springs.

How to Work Out What Size Garage Door Springs You Require

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