So what’s the harm of a little bit of rattling?

Even when the brackets or fasteners are just a little bit loose, it can affect the distribution of the stresses your door experiences while in operation, which can accelerate the wear of other parts. No reason to allow something small to become something big. Not to mention, loose parts can easily become real safety hazards.[…]

Why is grease a bad idea?

Rollers are supposed to do just that- roll. Grease is thick and will trap particles, which cause the rollers to slide instead of roll. In time, they can actually become worn flat on one side. That’s why we use a synthetic lubricant made especially for your door.   To find out more about how we[…]

Garage Door Maintenance: What WE Can Do!

8 things WE can do to keepĀ up your garage door maintenance: 1.) Customized your maintenance schedule. 2.) Closely inspect all cables and rollers to detect any fraying or sticking. 3.) Conduct tests on drums and sheave wheels. 4.) Lubricate all moving parts of the door, including rollers and bearings and even the torsion springs. 5.)[…]