Do you need answers to your most burning garage door installation questions? If you’re a responsible homeowner, then that’s a good thing. After all, your garage door is the largest entrance to your home, it makes sense that you would questions about it and that you would want to know what you need to do to keep it in good condition. Read this blog post to find the answers to the most common garage door repair and installation questions.
What Every Homeowner Needs to Know About Garage Door Installation and Repair
How long does professional garage door installation usually take?
This depends on many factors, including the type of garage door you want, the size of your new garage door and if you need more than one garage door installed. If you’re getting an averaged sized garage door installed with no bells and whistles, then it should take no longer than a few hours to get it installed. If you need more than one garage door installed, it will take a lot longer. As always, call your garage door installation service and ask them how long it takes them to install a new garage door to get a more accurate idea of the time it will take.
What are the signs that I need garage door repair?
When it’s time to get a new garage door you will certainly know. Some of the signs of a garage door in poor condition are loud noises, slow operation, and the inability to open or shut. Also a garage door in the 15 to 30 year range certainly needs to be replaced because garage doors do not last forever. If your garage door is very old it’s time to replace it. If it’s not operating well, it’s time to replace it, that’s because it’s not safe to have a garage door that doesn’t work well anymore. Just consider the fact that a garage door can weigh up to 200 pounds. You don’t want something that heavy falling down because you didn’t replace it.
Are there any benefit to getting a new garage door installed?
There are many benefits of a garage door including a safer home, a more insulated home and a dependable garage door.
If you live in Florida, what kind of garage door should I get installed?
The best garage doors for Florida home a are impact resistant garage doors. They offer superior protection during a hurricane as compared to other garage doors. Simply ask your garage door repairman if they stock them. If not, ask them how long it will take to order them. When you live in a hurricane prone zone, it’s best to step up the safety of your home.
This guest post was written by Todd at:
Customer’s Choice Garage Doors and Openers, Inc
2807 Okeechobee Rd, Fort Pierce, FL 34947