Garage Door Resources - A Better Garage Door, Inc.

Why Is Your Garage Door Opening by Itself?

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Of all the garage door problems that may be encountered by homeowners across the world, the mysterious self-opening door is certainly one of the more perplexing. Your door may have functioned normally for many years and then one day, out of the blue, it suddenly starts to open of its own accord. Without a button on the remote opener being pressed, it starts to move as if it has a mind of its own, and doesn’t stop until it is fully open.

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Aesthetic Considerations When Installing a New Garage Door

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When you are choosing a new garage door, it is important to consider how durable it is likely to be, whether it is well insulated and how much it will cost but aside from these practical considerations there is the matter of aesthetics: what will your new door look like once it has been installed? Will it complement your home or will it stick out like a sore thumb? Is it in keeping with the aesthetics of your neighborhood or will it make your home look like it doesn’t quite belong? To make sure that you do not make a big mistake when ordering a new door, consider the guidelines in the following sections. As experienced garage door installers, we have helped many local homeowners to pick the perfect doors for their properties.

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Broken Garage Door Springs: Five Warnings to Watch For

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In some cases it may be very obvious that a spring has broken but if you are not sure whether this is the cause of your problems, take a look at the list below. In it, you will find the five most common warning signs that indicate a broken garage door spring. If you are still not sure after carefully checking the list, please feel free to call and speak to a member of our garage door repair team at any time during business hours. We will be delighted to arrange a visit to your home, during which we can diagnose the fault and fix your garage door.

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