What are garage door springs?

2022-12-07T17:44:49+00:00

Garage door springs are used to provide additional lift and control for a garage door. Garage doors typically weight more than 150lbs so without some extra help, they would be hard to lift manually or [...]

What are garage door springs?2022-12-07T17:44:49+00:00

Are heavy duty garage door springs worth the cost?

2022-12-08T17:26:15+00:00

In a word, yes. Garage door springs have cycle ratings, where a cycle is an open and close starting from the closed position. The number of cycles a spring is rated for is determined by [...]

Are heavy duty garage door springs worth the cost?2022-12-08T17:26:15+00:00

How long should my garage door spring last?

2022-12-08T17:58:14+00:00

The life of your garage door springs are affected by a number of factors: the number of daily garage door cycles (a cycle is one open and close) the quality and construction of the spring [...]

How long should my garage door spring last?2022-12-08T17:58:14+00:00

Should you lubricate garage door springs?

2022-12-08T17:26:29+00:00

Certain types of garage door springs need periodic lubrication. To clarify, if your garage door uses extension springs, no lubrication is necessary. Extensions springs stretch or “extend” resulting in little friction. On the other hand, [...]

Should you lubricate garage door springs?2022-12-08T17:26:29+00:00

Is replacing a garage door spring dangerous?

2022-12-07T18:00:03+00:00

Yes it is. The amount of force stored or required in a garage door spring is enough to help lift and lower a garage door weighing several hundred pounds. If the garage door spring snaps [...]

Is replacing a garage door spring dangerous?2022-12-07T18:00:03+00:00
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