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4 Cool Garage Door Apps for Your Smartphone

Just about everywhere you go, you have your smartphone with you. So why not make use of an app to open your garage door? While a garage door app may not have previously crossed your mind, it can be highly convenient and is quick and easy to use. Even if you can’t remember if you closed your garage door when you left the house, your smartphone can let you know!

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How to Pick the Right Garage Door Weather-stripping

When it rains, is the rain coming through your closed garage door? Maybe small pests are getting inside, or the is sun shining through the garage door. If this is happening to your garage door, you need to replace the weather-stripping. Garage Door Repair Company is here to solve this problem for you. We provide complete garage door repair and maintenance inMinneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Common Mistakes in DIY Garage Door Installation

You might think that installing a garage door yourself is going to save you money, however, that may not be the case. There are several common mistakes that people make when they try to install a garage door themselves. These mistakes could wind up costing you more money and propose a hazard during and after installation. Garage Door Repair Company in the Twin Cities metro area is here to keep you from making these mistakes. Let’s look at what these DIY mistakes are.

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7 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Garage Door Specialist

Hiring a specialist in garage door services seems complicated due to the variety of options, however, the choice should be easy. Knowing what to look for in a specialist is what guarantees a professional repair or installation every time. With the right information, you can quickly and simply narrow down the choices in your area. At Garage Door Repair Company, we have trained professionals that will inspect or install your garage door and ensure the best service in the Twin Cities Metro area. Asking these questions should help you select the right company:

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6 Ways to Safety-Check Your Garage Door

Testing the safety of your garage door is an important responsibility that comes with the luxury of having one. To keep it from potentially falling on someone or something, your local garage door company can make sure your door is safe. Have a garage door professional look at it annually or semi-annually for a thorough inspection. At Garage Door Repair Company, we conduct professional garage door inspections to ensure your door is functioning properly. If you are in Twin Cities Metro area and need a garage door tune-up, contact us.

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What Materials are Best For Your Garage Door?

If you plan to replace your old garage door, you owe it to yourself to explore the options available to you. You can start by looking at the different types of garage door materials. Each has its unique features and benefits. Garage Door Repair Company specializes in new home garage door installation. We can help you pick out materials that match your home and provide your garage with security. Below are five garage door materials suited for your home.

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Comparing Screw, Belt & Chain Garage Door Openers

Not all garage doors are created equal. There are several types of models, and each operates uniquely. All garage doors fall into three main categories: screw drive, chain drive, and belt drive. Let's explore each of these types of garage doors and explain the advantage of each. If you have any further questions about garage doors or need a garage door installation, feel free to call Garage Door Repair Company in St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Should Add Windows to Your Garage Door?

When installing or upgrading a garage door, one of the most important decisions you’ll make is whether to purchase a garage door with windows. Garage door windows provide lots of features and advantages over solid windows. Garage Door Repair Company can install garage doors with built-in windows or retrofit if you decide you want them at a later date.

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How to Take Measurements for a New Garage Door

Purchasing a new garage door will breathe new life into your home design, as well as make it easier to get in and out of your garage. Before you decide on which door you want, you’ll need to take some measurements to determine the door’s dimensions. The right fit will make your door installation look professional and clean. If you’re not sure what you’re doing, you can call Garage Door Repair Company. We can come to your home and assess the type of door you need as well as take measurements so that your door fits correctly.

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Leave Those Major Garage Door Repairs to Professionals

In this age of do-it-yourself, there are many things that the average homeowner might attempt to accomplish which may be beyond their scope of experience. One of those things is attempting to do major garage door repairs, that can not only become extremely frustrating, but when working on the torsion springs, can be downright dangerous.

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