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The Most Common Questions About Garage Door Repair

They say that there’s no such thing as a bad question. Such is the case with professional garage door repair. If all our clients were experts, we would never get a phone call. So when you contact a Garage Door Repair Company technician to repair your garage door, have your questions ready. We’ll be happy to answer them.

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Safety Beam Issues in Commercial Garage Doors

A safety beam is a safety device that senses an obstruction and signals the door operator to reverse the door or bring the door to a halt. The safety beam and the infrared transmitter that accompanies is built to operate in work environments that would typically be too rough for regular garage door equipment.

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What are the Best Sectional Garage Door Applications?

Commercial sectional garage doors offer thermal efficiency inside your building while providing greater visibility, adding natural light, and creating a more aesthetic design. Sectional garage doors also provide noise insulation from city traffic and weather conditions.

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Can a Better Garage Door Reduce Your Energy Bill?

The average 16 x 7 ft garage door weighs 160 pounds. Lifting and lowering the garage door multiple times a day requires a tremendous amount of energy. A garage door opener utilizes that energy to move them effortlessly. Thus, when an opener lifts the door, it affects your energy bills.

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Childproofing Your Garage Door: 4 Child Safety Tips

When you have children, any household item can become a danger, and your garage door is no exception. You also know that telling your kids to stay away from your garage door only makes them gravitate toward it. To children, garage doors can be fascinating toys; but to you, a closing garage door can be a serious threat. Fortunately, there are quick and easy methods you can employ to childproof your garage door and protect your little ones from harm.

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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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