5 Signs That Your Garage Door Motor Needs Repairs


Your garage door motor makes it easy and convenient to open your garage door. If it's damaged, you risk being locked in or outside of your garage. It can also cause accidents where the garage door closes unexpectedly causing injury. Your property is also at risk since a faulty garage motor may cause the garage door to open at awkward, unexpected times. If you see signs that your garage door motor needs repair, don't wait until they worsen.

20 August 2020

5 Things to check when hiring garage door repair contractors


Are you thinking of installing a garage door or making a few repairs to your garage door? You can try do-it-yourself solutions, but they rarely get the job done, especially if you've no experience with such repairs. Your best bet is to hire a garage door repair contractor. But how do you know which contractor to hire? 1.    References Check the references and reviews of the contractors you intend to hire.

22 January 2020

Roller Shutters: Three Central Tips for Optimal Garage Door Performance


Roller shutters are perfect for your house if you are looking for a new garage door. These shutters are resilient and durable. In general, the door structure is made using steel or aluminium components linked together to form a tight and stable system. Therefore, the level of protection against burglars, bad weather and other unfavourable conditions is exceptional. Also, the appearance of roller shutter doors is great, and you can choose the most compatible colour for your home.

24 October 2019

Important Safety Tips to Practice When Using Garage Roller Doors


You can either choose to have a manual or automatic garage roller door installed. Regardless of the one you choose; safety should always be a priority. Note these safety measures to make sure you prevent injury or damage to your garage door or belongings. Children If you know you have children, you have to take extra caution. Children have a tendency of playing around any space, especially in front of the garage door.

21 May 2019

2 Tips For Spring-Cleaning Your Garage Door


Spring is here, Australia! It's time to write out your spring-cleaning list and get everything tidied away before the heat of summer arrives. Many people tackle all the chores around their house over spring, but when was the last time you gave your garage a second-glance? As someone who has never owned a garage with an automatic door before, you're unaware that your garage door needs some maintenance love too. Here are two things you can do to ensure your garage door keeps functioning as good as new.

12 September 2018

Choosing Up & Over Garage Doors


Vital for physical protection of property and vehicle security, garage doors present various aesthetic and functional choices when the time eventually comes to replace them. Up and over garage doors are probably the most popular option in modern carports.  While available in a variety of styles and colours to match almost any design trend, new garage doors also come in classic white or wood-effect foil finishes to blend in well with any existing door or window fittings.

8 August 2017

Some Terms to Learn When Shopping for a New Garage Door


It's important that your home's garage door always be in good repair, as that door helps to secure items you store in the garage, and for an attached garage, the door also provides added security for the home itself. An old and worn door may put added stress on the chains and springs that open it and on the motor of the opener, as well. When you are ready to shop for a new garage door, note a few terms and phrases to learn, to ensure you know what type would work for your home and that you are happy with your garage for many years to come.

18 July 2017

Troubleshooting Some Common Garage Door Problems


A high-quality garage door may work for years before you ever have any issues with it, but when it does start to break down, you may suddenly have a door that shakes or doesn't open and close as it should. It can be dangerous to ignore obvious problems with this door, as it's very heavy and puts a lot of pressure and weight on its chains and springs; if these pieces break, this can allow the door to slam shut, or injure someone in the vicinity of those pieces.

29 June 2017

Top Reasons Why You Require Professional Garage Door Maintenance Service


Garage door maintenance is a demanding job that requires expert handling. The good news is that you do not have to do the job by yourself, as there are many professionals out there who can handle the job well. But like with any other trade, professional garage door maintenance service costs money, and as a potential client, you will want to know what you will get for the price that you pay.

12 June 2017

4 Advantages of a Swing Gate Versus a Sliding Gate for Your Residential Property


Adding a durable security fence and gate has many benefits for your residential property, as this can reduce the risk of intruders coming onto the property and also cut down on unwanted visitors, such as solicitors and others. However, you need to choose between a sliding gate and a swing gate when having one installed on your property. While each may have their own advantages, consider a few reasons why swing gates may be the best option.

25 May 2017