- Published: Thursday, 18 June 2020 09:03
- Written by Big Mike Parks
In our experience of maintaining and replacing garage door springs in Northglenn, Boulder and the surrounding area, good quality springs can be expected to last for around 7-9 years or so before they will need replacing. However, the exact length of time will depend on a number of factors: poor quality springs could wear out in as little as a year, and springs on garage doors that are opened and closed far more frequently than normal will also wear out or fail considerably sooner. There are a couple of tests that can be performed to determine whether your garage door springs need replacing but before we get into that, let’s look at the two main types of springs that are commonly used in garage door opening mechanisms.