Category Archives: Garage Door Opener

Give the Gift of a New Garage Door Opener this Holiday Season in the Twin Cities

Garage Door Opener InstallationDo you have a family member or close friend that has often complained about their Garage Door Opener or maybe a tech savvy friend who would like to be able to control their door from anywhere? Well at Garage Door Repair Company we may have a solution for you! It may not be something you are thinking about right now but the technology of Garage Door Openers has advanced to a degree that giving the gift of a new updated Opener with a built in gateway could be the perfect gift for a friend or family member. Many of our customers around the Twin Cities have recently updated their openers in light of the cold weather coming, contact us to find out what we can do as a gift for a loved one.

Our Selection of Openers and Features

When we talk about updated technology with openers we are of course talking about smart phone integration. These days you can do pretty much everything right from the palm of your hand with a smart phone so why not be able to control your Garage Door from around the world. Here are some different openers we have available along with different features:

  • DC Chain Drive Openers for a much quieter but cheaper option
  • Belt Drive Openers, something quiet but quality that will last
  • Jackshafts that will mount on the side instead of overhead leaving more space for storage
  • MyQ Smart Phone integration with built in wireless gateways
  • Built in battery back-ups so if the power goes out the opener continues to function
  • Wireless Keypads for easy access from the outside
  • Multi-button remotes to control all your doors from one remote

Whatever feature or type of opener your friend or loved one may want for this coming holiday season; Garage Door Repair Company has them all. Call today to find the best gift for yourself or friends and family, we will even include installation of the unit within the pricing and a minimum 5 year warranty.

Quality Service

Included with any installation of a new Garage Door Opener we will inspect your entire door to make sure it continues to function for years to come. We always offer options as solutions and will never push anything on you that you may not want. Check out our reviews page just to see the quality of our service and then visit our contact page to fill out a website appointment form or call 612-886-9606 today!

24 Hour Repairs in Minneapolis, MN

photo_eyesIt is never easy when something breaks down and it is even worse when it happens unexpectedly. It can throw off your entire schedule and if something breaks down late at night you don’t want to have to wait until morning to have it repaired. Especially when the thing that has broken down is your Garage Door or Garage Door Opener. Sometimes the Garage Door can get jammed open due to a broken cable or torsion spring or the Garage Door Opener may stop working and now your door won’t close properly. Garage Door Repair Company offers 24 Hour Repair Service to meet all of your emergency needs. Over in Minneapolis, MN we had a customer that had an issue with their Garage Door Opener happen at the end of the night when they were locking down the house to go to bed. This customer was concerned about leaving the Garage Door open overnight with their cars and valuables exposed. Even though it was 7:30 PM when the initial contact was made we were still able to have a technician out to their residence within an hour. We were able to make the repair and get the customer’s Garage Door closed and locked down for the night.

Garage Door Repairs

There are a lot of different Garage Door Repairs or Installations that may be needed in your home and at Garage Door Repair Company we are always fully prepared to handle any problem same-day even if it’s in the middle of the night. That is why it is so great to have 24 Hour Repair Service available in Minneapolis, MN or any of the surrounding Twin Cities Metro Area. These are a few of the repairs that we can do same-day:

  • Broken Torsion Spring
  • Broken Cable
  • Bottom Seal Replacement
  • Roller Replacement
  • Garage Door Opener Replacement
  • Track Adjustments

The list goes on and on and that is why we always have fully stocked trucks to meet any repair needs or installations same-day.

Garage Door Installations

Sometimes the repairs that need to be done can be so overwhelming and so expensive that it just makes more sense to have the Garage Door replaced. We can also offer same day installations of Garage Doors as long as it isn’t a special ordered product. We keep most standard doors in stock and can always work around your schedule to take care of your Garage Door Installation. Check out our facebook page for thousands of pictures of different installations and repairs we have done. For any repair or install, any time, call Garage Door Repair Company at 612-886-9606 or visit our Contact Page.

Garage Door Opener Replacement in Vadnais Heights, MN

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When leaving the house you don’t always look back to make sure that the Garage Door has closed because you rely on your Garage Door Opener to keep working every day and you never really can predict when your Opener may finally run its last cycle. In Vadnais Heights, MN we had a customer where their Garage Door Opener would no longer close or open consistently, they were moving back home after working in another state and needed to have access to their Garage Door so that it was easier to move their things in to the house. We were able to have a technician out to her location within two hours and were able to install a brand new LiftMaster Professional Garage Door Opener.

Quality Garage Door Opener

Everyone has heard the quote, “Anything worth doing, is worth doing right the first time.” At Garage Door Repair Company we follow that same philosophy when it comes to the quality of the materials we use when servicing our customers in the Vadnais Heights, MN area. There are many different types of Garage Door Openers and it really does matter what materials are being installed in your home. We always use the highest quality line of products when we are installing Garage Door Openers in your home and warranty each install at a minimum of five years for parts and labor to guarantee your satisfaction and peace of mind.

Products & Features

There are many things to consider when you have made the decision to replace your Garage Door Opener when it comes to the many different products and features. In the modern age of technology that we live in today, even your Garage Door can be connected to your smart phone. Here are a few different products and features to consider with your Garage Door Opener Replacement:

  • Wireless Keypad
  • Additional Remotes
  • MyQ Technology
  • Smart Phone Integration
  • Chain Drive
  • Belt Drive
  • ½ HorsePower Opener
  • ¾ HorsePower Opener
  • Solid Steel Rail
  • I-beam Rail

Whatever products or features you may need for your Garage Door Opener, the experts at Garage Door Repair Company will be able to provide! Even Same-Day! We are always working to make our customers daily life as smooth and easy as possible and always keep that in mind every day. Find out what makes us the difference and have all your Garage Door Opener Replacement needs handled by Garage Door Repair Co.

Garage Door Won’t Close in St. Paul, MN

Door Stuck Halfway

As a homeowner you trust that your Garage Door will go up and down consistently every time so it can really be frustrating if your door won’t close suddenly. Or similarly, you go to close your door and about halfway it stops and goes back up. Your Garage is a place that you store valuable things such as your car and other items that may be kept for storage so you don’t want to leave your home or go through an entire night with these things exposed. In St. Paul, MN we had a customer that was experiencing this issue where the door would almost close all of the way but then pop back up. Our experienced technicians at Garage Door Repair Company were able to figure out that the door wasn’t running very smoothly and the safety features in the Garage Door Opener were sensing that resistance and causing the door to reverse.

Symptoms and Solutions to this Problem

Today’s modern Garage Door Opener has many safety features that are built in to the software to avoid things like coming down on your child or pet, closing and crushing your car, or leaving your door open once you have already left the premise. Here are a few symptoms and solutions to the problems that may be happening if your Garage Door won’t close:

  • If your door is not running smoothly the opener will think that it is hitting something and go back up.
  • If your child or pet walks underneath the door it has sensors that will cause to go back up.
  • Same thing happens if a vehicle is parked underneath the Garage Door, if it comes down and hits the car it will sense that and reverse.
  • We can perform a tune up and get your door running smooth again or adjust/fix any safety features that may be malfunctioning.

Whatever the issue is, trust the ones who know at Garage Door Repair Co to get your Garage Door running smoothly again.

Safety Comes First

At Garage Door Repair Company safety always comes first when it comes to repairing your garage door. That is why we always check all safety features any time we perform a repair, we don’t want you to have more issues than expected just days or weeks after we left. We always provide all options to make sure that your Garage Door will continue to function for years. Call 612-886-9606 or visit our Contact Us page to fill out a website appointment form today!

Tune Up and Safety Inspection in St. Paul, MN

 

Garage Door Opener Installation

June is National Garage Door Safety month and we at Garage Door Repair Company want to go over some things that many customers are not always thinking about when it comes to their Garage Door. Your door is the largest moving mechanical object in your home and it is very important to make sure it is safe and working properly. By having a tune up and safety inspection completed we can ensure that all your safety features are working on your Garage Door Opener and also take care of any preventative maintenance before any issues happen like a snapped cable or the door fall down unexpectedly. We cover the entire Twin Cities metro area and are based out of St. Paul, MN so call today to have your tune up and safety inspection completed.

What to Expect with a Tune up and Safety Inspection

There are many different emergency repairs that may happen with your Garage Door but to avoid emergencies or having your car stuck inside the Garage you can have a tune up and inspection done. This way you can have your entire door and opener checked over and make sure you avoid any issues. Here are a few things to expect during a tune up and safety inspection:

  • Track Adjustments
  • Adjusting Spring Tension
  • Testing all safety features
  • Identify any rust
  • Identify any major concerns that need immediate attention
  • Offer quotes on all repairs or replacements that may be needed
  • Lubrication of all moving parts

These are just a few of the things we will cover in a tune up and safety inspection and we can typically provide repairs and replacements if needed. We always have fully stocked trucks to take care of all your Garage Door Repair and Installation needs.

Quality Repairs

We always guarantee that your repairs will be long lasting by providing the highest quality parts and the best customer service. Even with a tune up and safety inspection we will offer repairs that are backed up by parts and labor warranties. Just fill out one of our website appointment forms and a live person will contact you within ten minutes. Call 612-886-9606 to ensure your Garage Door is working safely and smoothly.