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Do You Have Broken Garage Door Spring? Why You Should Let the Pros Handle It

Do You Have Broken Garage Door Spring? Why You Should Let the Pros Handle It   A fully-functioning garage door can make the difference between a smoothly run household and total panic! When the door malfunctions, it doesn’t only inconvenience you and your family. It creates a safety risk. If you have a broken garage door spring this can be a danger. While you may face a variety of issues during your garage door’s lifespan, one of the more common problems is a broken garage door spring. If you’re like most homeowners, you enjoy DIY home improvement projects and repairs. Should you repair a broken spring on your own? Read today’s post and find out why it might be better to let a professional handle the [...]

How Long Do Garage Door Openers Last? This is When to Replace One

How Long Do Garage Door Openers Last? This is When to Replace One   An astonishing 1,500 times - that's how many times the average garage door in US homes close and open each year. What you need to know in if you need to replace garage door opener. If your household owns more than one car though, then you're likely using your garage door opener more. Such is the case in Oregon homes, which on average, own at least two vehicles per household. The more you use this motorized part of your garage door, the shorter its lifespan will be. The big question now is, how long do garage door openers last anyway? What are the symptoms of a failing garage door opener? We'll answer [...]