First Step in a Garage Door Repair
All homeowners are eventually faced with garage door repair jobs. The garage door is a significant element of any home and must be kept in proper functioning order. In some cases, it may simply be a do it yourself repair project, while in others it may require the services of a professional contractor for repairs or even replacement.
The first step to repairing any garage door is inspecting it to determine exactly what is wrong. It may be something quite simple and easily fixable; however, it may be very complex as well as dangerous. For those who are not experienced with the mechanisms of garage doors, it is better to let an expert handle it. There are more hazardous components to these doors than most individuals realize.
Experience in Repairing Garage Doors
We at Round Rock Garage Door Services are experienced in these matter. You can contact us and set up an estimate appointment. We will visit your home to physically inspect your garage door and diagnose precisely what needs replacing and/or repaired. We will also provide you with a fair and comprehensive estimate for the lowest possible price. We will look closely at all of the door’s various parts including:
- We will examine the garage door track to ensure that it is not warped and that is has not jumped out of alignment.
- We will check the condition of your garage door springs and springs. The cables will need replacing, if they have become frayed or worn. Springs should always be replaced in pairs. It is important to understand that inspecting, repairing, or replacing springs can be very dangerous as these are under an extreme amount of pressure.
- We inspect all of the components of the door including the mounting hardware to determine what may need adjusting.
- Our technicians will perform a couple of tests which ensure that it is properly balanced and the emergency reversing mechanism is in perfect working order.
We at Round Rock Garage Door Services have the experience and equipment to attend to all of your repair and replacement needs. We are also familiar with all of the local and federal building codes as well as the dangers of garage door repair and replacement. The Round Rock Garage Door Services team understands that many home owners may have the knowledge to perform these projects; however, they lack the time. We will come to your home, assess the job, provide a quote, and save you valuable time to attend to other matters.
One on the most important elements of the life of garage doors is maintenance. There are a number of simple, but time consuming tasks which must be performed on a routine basis. Some of these include simple visual inspection, proper lubrication, and cleaning. These tasks can prolong the life of garage doors by decades. Give Round Rock Garage Door Services a call and let our expert team attend to your garage door maintenance needs.
Important Note: Garage doors can not only cause further property damage, but can cause severe bodily injury or even death. It is important that an experienced technician perform many of the hazardous repairs and replacements. The most dangerous components include cables, springs, spring anchor plates, and bottom brackets which are all under intense tension.