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There comes a time and place when a garage door is no longer able to be repaired or fixed.  Pouring a bunch of money and time into an existing door doesn’t make sense logically or financially.  Depending on where you live, your garage door can be exposed to harsh weather conditions and other elements.  A… Read more »

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Nowadays, garages serve more of a purpose than just parking your car.  …your garage can serve as a man cave, gym, office or more!  This means even more reasons that the inside of your garage needs protection from the outside elements.   Garage door seals help to preserve the internal garage temperature and keep the weather… Read more »

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Your commercial garage door is an important investment.  Most likely, your door often gets heavy usage, which may lead to frequent maintenance.  If you want to keep your garage door as good as new … you should learn to inspect your garage door properly and schedule regular maintenance. Proper Maintenance Since your commercial garage door… Read more »

Summer is among us!  I’m sure you’re happy Spring Cleaning is finished; now it’s the time of year for outdoor activities.  One exterior product that demands a lot of attention, and often gets the least amount, is the garage door.  If you’ve been reading our blog, you know that you’ll get a BIG RETURN when… Read more »

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June is “Garage Door Safety Month”.  A garage door is the largest moving object in a home and an improperly adjusted door or opener can exert deadly force when the door closes.  Safety and precautions can protect your loved ones from potential harm.  Below are our 5 best safety tips:  Call a Professional – Repairing… Read more »

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One of the most common questions that we are asked by our customers is, “Which are better, chain drive or belt drive garage door openers?”  Just like many other products, each has their advantages and disadvantages.  We’ll help weigh the options for you. Belt-Drive Operators: Advantages – Belt-driven operators are very quiet.  This is often… Read more »

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Why didn’t the garage door close?  Ever have to ask yourself that question?  Unfortunately, this happens more than you might realize.  Typically when a garage door fails to close it’s a result of the safety beams malfunctioning.  They are the little sensors that are on each side of the opening, approximately six inches off the… Read more »

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Everyone is looking to get the biggest bang for their buck nowadays, especially when it comes to your home.  Many people don’t realize how good of an investment a new garage door is.  Remodeling magazine’s annual Cost vs. Value survey has found that replacing a garage door ranks among the top 10 home improvement projects for return… Read more »

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Has your energy bill been higher or lower this year?  Don’t overlook the fact that your garage door can have a major effect on heat loss in the home.  The truth is, winterproofing your garage door can be a cost-effective way to help retain heat and save money in the process. Doors should be weatherstripped,… Read more »

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Although we haven’t seen much snow yet this winter, cold weather is right around the corner!  Don’t let winter’s freeze be the cause of your garage door seal freezing to the concrete floor.  Living in Wisconsin, you’ve probably experienced snow piling up against your door or water dripping from your gutters causing your door to stick. The… Read more »