Common Garage Door Repair and Replacement Parts

Garage-Door-Repair-and-Replacement-PartsDid you know that your garage door system has hundreds of individual parts that could fail at anytime? Not only could this seriously damage your door, but a failing part is a safety risk.

When neglected, the chance of something going wrong greatly increases. On the flip side, if you care for your system there is a good chance that it will provide many years of service without the need for expensive repairs.

Common Replacement Parts

While you never know what may go wrong with your garage door system, some parts need replaced more often than others. Here is a short list:

  • Garage door springs
  • Hinges
  • Cables
  • Rollers
  • Weather seals
  • Torsion springs
  • Garage door openers

Is your System in need of a Repair?

Although you may be able to diagnose the problem on your own, you should not get your hands dirty unless you know exactly what you are doing. Any repair job, even if it appears simple, can be extremely dangerous.

By calling a professional, you don’t have to put yourself in harm’s way. Along with this, you can be rest assured that the job is going to be done right the first time.

When you begin your search for a garage door repair company, here are the things you should look for:

  • A company with a good reputation in your local area
  • Certified, licensed, bonded, and insured
  • A company that only uses high quality replacement parts
  • Satisfaction guarantee

If your garage door is in good working condition, you should do everything possible to keep it this way. This means following the proper maintenance schedule and not neglecting any problems that have come about.

Like any moving part, you know that your garage door is going to need service at some point. Fortunately, when you hire the right company you can have the necessary parts replaced in no time at all.


About Neb Aleksic

Neb grew up in the garage door business. Since joining Doorcare he has moved up in the ranks, and now oversees a team, in addition to Doorcare's marketing efforts. He is passionate about what he does, and enjoys the small things in life.
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