Tampa Garage Door Repair FAQs

Top Five Signs That You Need a Garage Door Repair

You can’t escape garage door problems at some point. The constant opening and closing, friction, and daily wear of using your garage door will eventually do some damage. If your garage door fails to open and close properly or if you hear squeaking sounds even at the slightest movements, then you need to pick up that phone right now and start calling garage door repair services.

Here is a list of the most common garage door problems and the reasons as to why you need to get a garage door repair as soon as you notice them.

1. Garage Door That Does Not Respond to Remote Control

One of the garage door parts that easily break is the sensor for the RCs (of course this only applies to automated garage doors.) You need to consult your garage door repair man to see if the garage door parts in question can be replaced. Otherwise, you need an alternative repair plan.

2. Garage Door That Produces Squeaking Sounds

Squeaking sounds are normally cause by poor garage door lubrication. The garage door parts that need to be lubricated are the dry rollers and bearings. This is one of the easiest garage door problems to repair since you can easily apply lubricating fluid by yourself. However, you can also call garage door repair services because lubrication is one of their staple service offerings.

3. Garage Door That Scrapes The Floor, Ceilings, or Side Walls

Scraping sounds are the cause by worn out cables or skewed reinforcement. Professional garage door repair may involve replacing the worn garage door parts, but replacement may also be an option depending on how skewed the reinforcement is.

4. Garage Door That Does Not Close Properly

This is one of the garage door problems that may force you to replace some, if not all, of your garage door parts. Doors that close, and then open, before closing completely have obstruction issues. Call professionals to check where the obstruction is happening.

5. Garage Door That Moves Very Slowly

Springs are the cause of garage door problems of this nature. Fortunately, springs, as garage door parts, are easily replaceable. Just make sure that you seek professional help to avoid larger garage door problems.

If you observe your garage door showing any of these signs, call the nearest garage door repair company in your area. At the end of the day, it is always better safe than sorry.

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