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Archive: May 2021

How to Choose the Right Torsion Spring to Fit Your Needs


Your garage door springs should survive 10,000-20,000 cycles before they wear down and break, but when a garage door is “on the fritz,” it’s usually a spring’s fault. Attempting to repair or replace garage door springs can be a dangerous job, and it’s usually not

Proper Lubrication of Garage Parts


When it comes to garage door lubricant, more isn’t better. Too much lubricant can attract dust, grime, and foreign objects which will negatively impact the operation of your door. And if you’ve applied lubricant to the track then it could cause the door to slide

Garage Door Sensor Cleaning Tips


If your garage door won’t open, one of the first things you should check are the sensors. These laser sensors can be found on the base of the garage door opening. The sensors should be pointing directly at each other and there should be no

Is It a Problem If Your Garage Door is Loud?


Does your garage door keep the neighbors up at night? Yeah, that’s embarrassing. But it’s also annoying. A garage door should be a benefit of convenience, not a disruption of your peace and quiet. If your garage door is terribly loud, this is a sign

Garage Door Track Lubrication: Yes or No?


Some garage door owners apply grease, oil, or some other form of lubricant to their garage door tracks, thinking that it’ll help smooth operation. Unfortunately, this isn’t a good idea for a few reasons: 1) Grease or oil attracts dust and grime which could ultimately

4 Popular Reasons Your Garage Door May Break Down


Most of the time, your garage door works beautifully — you don’t even have to think about it. And then suddenly it doesn’t. Your world comes crashing to a screeching halt. You find yourself calling an Uber because you can’t get out of the garage

Choosing the Right Garage Door Lubricant


To keep your garage door operating smoothly, you should apply a light coating of lubricant to metal garage door parts like springs and hinges a few times a year. This little step can save you hundreds of dollars in garage door repairs by helping to

Recycling Garage Door Parts: Getting Rid of Scrap Metal


Wondering what to do with the leftovers after your repairman comes to replace your garage door parts? The good news is that most garage door repair companies will remove any old or discarded pieces from the repair and recycle your old parts for free. However,

This Is Why WD-40 Should Not Be Used on Garage Parts


Are You Using the Wrong Lubricant on Your Garage Door? Got a noisy garage door? Don’t grab that trusty can of WD-40 just yet. In case you didn’t know, WD-40 isn’t a lubricant! It’s actually a solvent – and a great one at that. Because

Reduce Your Energy Costs With These Garage Modifications


When purchasing a garage door, one of the last thoughts on most people’s minds is how energy efficient the door is. After all, your door just serves as a way to enter and exit your garage, right? In truth, your garage door is the single

Increase Your Home’s Value and Safety With New Garage Doors

Are you considering buying garage doors? If so, check out the following facts about replacing your garage door in your home. Because a garage door takes up a significant portion of your home’s exterior, a charming new panel can increase your house’s curb appeal, and thus its overall sale value. A major bonus for those looking to sell. You can also expect to see reduced energy costs if your new door comes with insulation. Garage doors that are wind or hurricane-resistant can even reduce the cost of your homeowner’s insurance. Give Sac’s Garage Repair Company a call today and find out how brand new doors can benefit your home or business.