DIY Garage Door Maintenance Tips

Some home maintenance items you can DIY (do it yourself) and some, you should call an expert. Garage doors are no different. Homeowners who want to save a penny, can try these DIY suggestions here to help keep a garage door in the best condition, possible. Monthly Visual Check It's smart to do a visual overview [...]

By |2017-08-28T14:42:46+00:00June 24th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

Life of a Garage Door

Terratone carriage stamp door Your home is pushing 20 years old, as you're admiring the new roof you replaced last year, you wonder how long the ole, reliable garage door is going to last? One of the most important aspects of your home is the garage door. It serves so many purposes: protection, security, curb [...]

By |2017-07-20T16:05:26+00:00June 8th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

Cleaning and Maintaining Garage Doors

Have you ever noticed that green, slippery mildew growing on your driveway during the summer? We actually had it growing on our garage door! Summer brings beautiful flora, but the hot temperatures and rain are the perfect ingredients for mildew and mold growth. What are some ways to keep your garage door clean during these [...]

By |2016-06-02T00:07:26+00:00June 2nd, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

History of the Garage Door

Since I started working for Aaron Overhead Doors, our traditional paneled garage door has earned a new kind of respect! Garage doors have been through many changes over the past 100 years and are one of the most important "needs" for homeowners when purchasing a new home. Here, we'd like to take a look at a brief [...]

By |2016-05-20T00:18:00+00:00May 20th, 2016|Garage Door, Garage Door Opener|0 Comments

Wood Garage Door Advantages and Disadvantages

It's been a long time coming, and finally time to replace your garage door. There are so many options to enhance your home's curb appeal to choose from!  Garage doors are made from many types of materials, including aluminum, steel, fiberglass, vinyl, and wood. Let's explore wood garage doors to see if this is the best choice for you. [...]

By |2017-07-20T15:35:06+00:00April 27th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

Remote Door Opener Doesn’t Work

It's pouring down rain, the SUV's full of groceries, you press the garage door opener, and wait, and wait. Your remote stopped working, the garage door won't open, and first thing that comes to mind is the batteries are dead. We'll look at other possibilities here to help you figure it out. Old batteries need to [...]

By |2016-04-19T14:21:21+00:00April 19th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

Which Garage Door Opener to Choose?

Your garage door opener broke. Now you have to decide which type of opener to buy - a screw, chain, or belt drive guide garage door opener. Which one? All have differences and here, we'll look at each type and the maintenance required which will hopefully help you decide. So, what is a drive guide anyway? [...]

By |2016-04-07T22:46:25+00:00April 7th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

Common Garage Door Opener Issues

Ever try opening your garage door and when you press the button, nothing happens? This is a common problem among homeowners and here you'll find possible reasons why. One problem could be the gear and sprocket assembly.  In LiftMaster garage door openers, a motor turns the gear and drive shaft inside the opener, which rotates the [...]

By |2016-03-31T14:55:29+00:00March 31st, 2016|Garage Door, Garage Door Repair|0 Comments

What Is A Garage Door Strut?

Have you ever noticed the belt power lifters wear around their waist while performing power cleans or squats? This doesn’t in any way increase their strength, yet most lifters will agree that this as a very necessary gear investment. Why? Its all about the support. With the belt, the lifter can now adequately support the [...]

By |2016-02-04T15:30:21+00:00February 4th, 2016|Garage Door|0 Comments

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