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Are All Garage Door Springs the Same?

Types of Garage Door Springs

If someone asked you what part of the garage door mechanism lifts and closes the door, what would you say? If you’re like most people you’d say the opener opens and closes the door. And that would be a perfectly understandable and reasonable answer. It would also be technically incorrect. You see, the opener is actually more of a starter and regulator than it is an opener. It provides the little jolt of energy required to get the door moving and then regulates that movement to ensure it is smooth and effective. So if the opener isn’t actually opening the door, then what is? The answer, as any garage door service in Northglenn will tell you, is the garage door springs.

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Question to Ask Garage Door Installers Before Hiring Them

Woman Taking Notes During Phone Call

Maybe you need to find someone to install a garage door on your brand new home. Or maybe you are in search of garage door installers to replace your old door. In either case you need to know the company you hire is honest, dependable, does quality work and will stand behind what they do. But with so many people professing to be ‘experts’ at garage door installation in Denver how do you know who’s the real deal and who are the pretenders looking to make a quick buck? We recommend you ask the following questions before you decide to hire someone to install your garage door.

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Which is Better, Steel or Nylon Garage Door Rollers?

Different Types of Garage Door Rollers

Today’s garage doors are marvels of efficiency and dependability. But, there comes a time in the life of every one that you will need to call the garage door repair company. Garage doors are complex mechanisms so there are a lot of things that could potentially go wrong and warrant repairs or replacement. Garage door opener repair is something we get a lot of calls for. But there’s another component of the door that’s far less visible but is often behind garage door troubles: the rollers. In this post we’re going to take a close look at garage door rollers. In particular, whether you should be using steel or nylon rollers and the differences between the two.

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