• Opening Garage Doors during Power Outages

    Automatic garage doors provide a high level of convenience; so much so, that anybody with one will likely never ever want to return to what seems like the Jurassic era technology of manual garage doors. However, power outages can render automatic garage doors inoperable, and you stuck outside in your car. OR, on the other hand, it can result in a car being trapped inside a garage. Here’s a guide by the experts at Garage Door Repair Chicago on how to open your garage door even during a power outage.

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  • Types of Garage Door Opener Models

    Do you need to suddenly change your garage door opener because your existing one isn’t working properly? Often brand new installations are more practical and cost effective than a repair. Getting a new garage door opener can help ease the stress of a noisily grinding malfunctioning older garage door opener. Here’s a guide, authored by the experts at Garage Door Repair Chicago, to what’s important to know before buying a brand new garage door opener.

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  • Garage Door Torsion Springs

    Torsion springs play an incredibly important role in the operation of any garage door. Here’s what to know about their operation, how they factor into the longevity of a garage door, and what to do if they need fixing.

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  • Garage Wind Resistance

    If you live in a location which regularly received extreme winds and weather, or you sometimes experience a heavy storm, it’s important to pay attention to the lasting durability of your garage door. If someone overestimates or ignores their garage doors’ wind resistance, they might experience an extreme amount of of monetary damage to their home. Every garage door receives a rating connected to their ability to resist different amounts of wind speeds, and it’s important to keep this number in mind when you’re deciding what garage door to purchase for your home.

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