Boulder Garage Door Blog

Within the pages of our garage door blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to garage door repairs, installations and openers.

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Types of garage doors

Garage doors come in different shapes and designs, all with varying procedures of installation. As a homeowner, you should choose a garage door that best suits your needs. It should also compliment the general outlook of your house. The different types of garage doors are named according to how they open, i.e., upwards, sideways, manually,…
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Fixing your garage door springs

If you notice that your garage door is experiencing movement issues such as jumping up and down or getting stuck on the track, it’s possible the spring in your garage door needs replacing. If you notice your garage door malfunctioning, it’s best to contact a professional to assist you with the garage door repair. However,…
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Keeping your garage energy efficient

Many people often take steps to make their homes more energy-efficient but often forget their garage doors. An energy-friendly garage door will help maintain the temperature in your home by preventing heat and cool from escaping. This can help lower your energy bill. Eco-friendly garage doors are also made from sturdy materials, which means they…
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It’s not a tension-packed experience!

We’re talking about having your garage door serviced. Of course, the tension of the spring will be adjusted as needed! All the bolts and nuts will be tightened, adjusted (or replaced if necessary). Lubrication will also be provided as required by your rollers and cables, pulleys and other hardware. The door opener will also be…
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‘It’s just a little dent in a single panel’

Occasionally, this can be a homeowner talking to our team on the phone. Often the cause is a slight piece of mis-parking. It’s also true that kids on bikes can sometimes go a little off course, or a terrific baseball hit doesn’t quite clear ‘the bleachers’. Of course, minor damage can rust and spread, or…
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What happens if you have a garage door problem in October 2027?

Sounds like a crazy question, but there is a point to it. We often get calls from people who have a problem with their garage door, fitted just a few short years ago. Yet, because they haven’t used a trusted market-leader (often thinking they’ve saved money), the business isn’t around anymore, or key replacement parts…
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Is your garage door ready for winter?

One thing’s for sure – when winter hits, we Coloradans soon know all about it! At such times, we certainly don’t want the hassle of a garage door that refuses to co-operate. Therefore, before the wildness arrives, now is a great time to have it checked over and serviced. This should involve a close inspection…
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Keep pests out of your garage

Keep pests out of your home by repairing your garage door

Of course, you’ve got a million and one things to do, but if you don’t want to invite pests into your home, garage door repair should be at the top of your list. Even the smallest gap would provide the perfect opportunity for unwanted visitors such as mice or birds to get into your garage,…
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What you need to know about LiftMaster®

As we heartily recommend this company’s products, gaining great feedback from so many of our customers, we thought you’d like to know a little about the company… LiftMaster is a brand of the Chamberlain Group, which has more than 4,500 employees and half-a-century of experience. It earns sales as a market leader right across the…
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Key things to consider when shopping for a new garage door

If your garage door is old and worn out, then it is wise to replace it with a brand new one. Below are key things to consider when shopping for new garage doors. Consider security features A good garage door should be equipped with excellent security features to prevent burglars from gaining access. Essential security…
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Should I choose a garage door with windows?

Windows can add charm to the look of your garage door and natural light to the interior of your garage. While some homeowners prefer the clean look of a windowless design, many people enjoy the advantages of garage door windows. Yes to Windows If you go this route, which type of windows should you choose?…
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