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Why Replace Your Garage Door?

When it comes to home maintenance, garage doors can often go overlooked. Many homeowners underestimate the importance of a quality garage door, assuming that all doors are created equal. Replacing your garage door can massively change both the aesthetics and functionality of your home. Read on to learn some of the benefits of having a…

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Eco-Friendly Garage Door Openers

Many people have been confused into thinking that smart technology is somehow the opposite of green, eco-friendly, when in fact, those two go hand-in-hand. What could be more eco-friendly a thermostat that turns itself down or up when no one is home? Or, garage door openers that open as your car approaches and closes when…

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Why Doesn’t My Garage Door Stay Closed?

Has this ever happened to you? You are driving off to work and happen to glance in the rearview mirror and see your garage door standing open when you know you closed it. You press the remote on your phone and watch as it closes, only to hit the ground and pop back open again.…

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Loose Garage Door Chain: Tighten or Replace?

When you utilize the Garage Door Doctor’s 21-point maintenance inspection annually, this would likely not even come up as a question. Part of the Doctor’s maintenance inspection includes a check of your garage door chain’s tension. Garage door openers and garage door moving parts require periodic maintenance and lubrication. Regular maintenance will prevent loose parts…

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The Workings of the Garage Door Photo Eye System

How your garage door photo eye system works to keep your family safe is simple. The system has two “eyes” or sensors about six inches off the ground within the tracks of the garage door. When something or someone breaks the beam running from eye to eye, the door stops and backs up slightly. This…

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How to Open Your Garage Door Safely During a Power Failure

Have you ever been stuck inside a closed garage during a power failure? What about an open garage door that won’t close? You and the family are ready to start your vacation, but how can you safely leave with the door open? Actually, it is safer if the garage door is closed when the outage…

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How Often Should a Garage Door Chain Get Replaced?

Answering the question of how often a garage door chain should get replaced is not as easy as saying every 10 years, or every 15. Although most will tell you 10-15 years is the average lifespan of a garage door chain, there are many variables to consider. How many times is it used? How often…

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How Often Should I Get a Garage Door Tune-Up?

You know, your garage door takes lots of wear and tear on a daily basis. The often twice-daily up and down maneuver wears on the components, and the extreme Texas weather affects the lubrication. How often you get a garage door tune-up depends on how well you want your door to keep performing its everyday…

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The Nominal Cost of a Garage Door Repair in Cypress

According to HomeAdvisor, the average cost of a garage door repair across America is about $234. How does that compare to garage door repair in Cypress, TX? Average or nominal costs don’t tell you much. The cost of repairs will depend on the repairs needed, the cost of replacement parts and how long it takes…

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The Best Garage Door Weatherstripping for Texas

If it’s time to change your garage door weatherstripping, you’re probably wondering which type and material is the best. The good news is there are really only three factors to consider: durability, appearance and cost. Garage door weatherstripping is a practical application, so your main focus should be choosing a product that lasts and looks…

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The Top 5 Garage Door Mishaps

A garage door is something that is usually safe, works automatically, and beautifies the exterior – but it is a moving 16-foot wall. Garage doors that are not appropriately maintained, like any other piece of machinery, can malfunction, causing mishaps. Sometimes, accidents happen. While some are dangerous and costly, most are not. It is always…

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How to Properly Order Garage Door Torsion Springs

If you think you need to order new torsion springs it is vitally important that you order the right product for your garage doors. Your torsion springs are an integral part of the mechanics in your garage door, which means the door won’t work correctly and may pose a danger. The torsion springs are what…

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Choosing the Right Color of Garage Door in Tomball

The right color of garage door in Tomball is an important asset in more ways than one. You may not think so now, but your garage door will have an impact on how the rest of your property looks. It’s hard to envision the best style and color, so keep these tips in mind when…

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Deciding Between a Wood or Steel Garage Door

What to Consider When Choosing a Wood or Steel Garage Door There are pros and cons to both steel and wood garage doors. Wood doors are more expensive than steel, both to purchase and maintain, but look marvelous. Steel doors are more durable than wood, and the doors themselves need less maintenance. Garage doors, as…

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How Often Should the Garage Door Weatherstripping Get Changed?

The answer to this question depends largely on the material originally used.That weatherstripping might seem like an insignificantor inexpensive part of your garage door, but the difference it makes when it is missing or is in bad need of replacement could be blatantly obvious when you consider your energy savings. Garage door weatherstripping can have…

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Consider These Affordable Garage Door Repair Options

Affordable Garage Door Repair Many garage door repairs are affordable do-it-yourself (DIY) projects like replacing weather stripping, clearing the automatic “eye” sensor, replacing the remote batteries, which takes very little time. However, for a complete comprehensive 21-point maintenance inspection, contact the professionals at the Garage Door Doctor. Likewise, some affordable garage door repairs are best…

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Summer Maintenance for Your Garage Door

The hot summer months in Texas can affect your garage door’s operation. The more we use it, the more wear and tear breaks down the lubricants and rubber seals.If left unchecked, wear and tear will become detrimental. Maintenance is as necessary to your garage door’s lifespan, as it is to the car you keep in…

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Picking the Right Garage Door Opener for Dad

Whereas it may not be a good idea to get mom a vacuum cleaner, or worse yet, a broom for Mother’s Day, dads love tools. What dad wouldn’t like a tool set? Even for those dads not mechanically inclined, a tool set with a few wrenches, a couple of screwdrivers, and a pair of pliers…

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Signs That Your Torsion Spring May Need to Be Replaced

You depend on your garage door every day, but if you are like most people, you never pay much attention to the torsion spring. Torsion springs are designed to raise and lower the garage door smoothly and quietly. Homeowners need to understand that garage doors require periodic maintenance and must get inspected regularly. If you…

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Picking a Garage Door Opener for Your Home

When choosing a garage door opener, it is important to consider its impact on your life. That may sound like an exaggeration but, given the noise generated by garage door openers, simply pulling into your drive could disrupt the entire family. One of the biggest noise culprits are chain drive garage door openers. They are…

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