Garage doors are used on a daily basis and many must combat extreme weather. There are many moving parts and routine maintenance is needed to keep garage doors in tip-top shape. However, eventually, most garage doors break at some point. Here are six common garage door problems you shouldn’t ignore.
Loud noises are the garage door’s way of telling you something may need to be fixed. There are many moving parts and a loud sound could indicate something is not normal.
The spring system goes through a cycle of contracting and relaxing, each and every time you open or close your garage door. Just like with anything else under pressure eventually the garage door springs break and you need prompt repair.
Off Track Doors
Sometimes your garage door may become lose its tracks, due to an obstruction or from something hitting it—hard. Also, off track garage doors can happen when one or both of the garages door or break
Faulty Remote Control
Remote controls are often are often used on a daily basis to open and close your garage door. First check the batteries. If the batteries are not the problem, then a new remote may be needed.
Garage door panels can warp or can become damaged if you back into them with your car.
Faulty Garage door rollers & cables
Common problems caused by faulty garage door rollers and cables include a jammed garage door, unsmooth operation, or a door that hangs to one side.