Discount Garage Doors Blog: “Maintenance Archive”

Learn all about garage door maintenance. Get helpful tips, how to info, safety & more!

9 10, 2018

Secure Your Garage Door

By |2018-10-09T15:12:33+00:00October 9th, 2018|Doors, Maintenance|0 Comments

How to secure your garage door before vacation   As we come up on the holiday season this year, many people are making plans to go out of town. Before you leave for your vacation, we recommend following these tips to secure your garage door and ensure you return to [...]

6 04, 2018

Garage Door Safety Tips

By |2019-06-25T14:36:27+00:00April 6th, 2018|Doors, Maintenance|0 Comments

We use garage doors nearly every single day, and we rarely ever think about them. We just hit a button to bring the door up. Hit the button again, the door goes down. We never consider what goes into making this large door move. A garage door is comprised of [...]

8 06, 2017

Garage Door Safety

By |2017-06-08T18:19:17+00:00June 8th, 2017|Doors, Maintenance, Openers|0 Comments

In honor of June being Garage Door Safety Month, here are the top 5 tips to make sure your garage door is safe! Safety Sensors! Since 1993 all garage door operators installed MUST have garage door safety sensors on them and comply with UL325 guidelines! Check your garage door operator [...]

1 05, 2017

5 Reasons to Install Epoxy Flooring

By |2017-05-01T18:43:02+00:00May 1st, 2017|Maintenance, Style|1 Comment

  Inside the Garage: 5 Reasons to Install Epoxy Flooring  If you’re looking to repair or replace your garage floor, you have a number of different options, like a fresh coat of paint or snap-together tiles. If want to make a lasting difference for your garage—from utility to looks—consider upgrading [...]

19 01, 2017

Garage Door Springs 101

By |2017-01-19T15:05:21+00:00January 19th, 2017|Doors, Maintenance|0 Comments

Garage Door Springs come in all different shapes and sizes. All garage door spring serve the same purpose. Springs make it possible to lift a very heavy garage door very easily. While garage door springs may vary greatly in size, they fall into two basic categories. Garage Door Extension Springs and [...]