Garage Door Video Transcripts

Broken Spring Repair So a few things that we do different with our spring changes is that we cut our springs directly from a “worm”. When we go to repair a garage, there are so many different types of springs and door sizes. Therefore, we carry this worm in all different sizes on our service trucks.  We can .. read more

On December 5th, 2015, posted in: Uncategorized by

Garage Inspection Checklist

Any time Garage Door Utah comes to your home, we perform a 20-point Inspection Checklist. A lot of times, we go through that list and don’t find things. Sometimes, we do and those things are important.  Especially when we need to change out a part or lubricate the rails. A 20-point checklist is from top to bottom, back to .. read more

On December 3rd, 2015, posted in: Uncategorized by

Garage Hinges

Hinges At Garage Door Utah, we have a full list of inspection checkpoints that we go through when our technicians install or repair your garage.  One of the crucial components in our inspection checklist is the garage hinges. Type of Garage Hinge A lot of times if a hinge is going bad, there’s going to .. read more

On November 19th, 2015, posted in: Uncategorized by

Thieves Love Your Garage Door Opener App

Are Smart Phone Apps for Garage Door Openers Safe? Technology evolves to make our lives easier; however, convenience can present complications. The newest way of opening garage doors using your smart phone renders your house vulnerable to theft.   Many of the mobile software applications can operate home garage door openers. According to companies that test security on web and mobile apps, .. read more

On October 12th, 2015, posted in: garage door tips by

Summer Heat Affects Garage Doors

Everyone loves it when summer arrives! The kids are out of school, summer vacation is coming, and it is time to play! Oft overlooked, summer can also have a devastating effect on property, especially your garage doors. Here is an overview of how to ensure this summer’s heat does not cause expensive or dangerous damage .. read more

On June 18th, 2015, posted in: garage door tips by Tags:

My Garage Won’t Lift

My Garage Door Won’t Lift! Springs are vital components to the successful operation of mechanical garage doors.   Torsion springs exert a force when twisted. Springs are typically coils that assist in the opening and closing of garage doors. Most homeowners don’t even think about these springs until they break, as they are located above .. read more

Choosing The Right Garage Door

Choosing The Right Garage Door For Your Needs At Garage Door Utah, we realize that choosing the right garage door can be daunting. To assist in the decision, we offer some useful tips  for you to consider when looking at a garage door that will suit your needs best. Garage Door Style  When it comes .. read more

Planning for a Power Outage with Your Utah Garage Door

Be Prepared with Your Utah Garage Door Unless you have had a power outage, the majority of people don’t even think twice about their garage door opener not working. We are accustomed to the garage door working properly whenever we push the remote button. If the power does go out, you might be required to .. read more

On January 9th, 2013, posted in: garage door tips by

9 Tips for Utah Garage Door Safety

Utah Garage Doors Can Be Dangerous Garages are an ideal space for storage, keeping your vehicles protected and out of the elements, home projects. However, having a Utah garage door can come with safety and security challenges. We have compiled these tips for garage door safety and for the protections of your assets. 9 Tips .. read more

On December 18th, 2012, posted in: garage door tips by Tags:

How to Properly Lubricate Your Utah Garage Door

Lubricating Your Utah Garage Door is Necessary Unfortunately, it is common practice that many homeowners will grab the first kind of lubrication they see in their garage including, axle grease, motorcycle chain lube, or oil and attempt to lubricate their garage door. This random choice of lube is oftentimes where the homeowners get it completely .. read more

On December 11th, 2012, posted in: garage door tips by Tags: ,