Garage door springs Break and need replacing , Garage Door springs if not repaired or replaced after 7 years will damage your garage door and garage door opener. , The garage door springs is what allows The garage door to lift . Garage door springs counterbalance the weight of the garage door, This Allows the Garage Door opener to easily Lift the garage door into the open and shut Position. If you lift your garage door by hand, it should Free lift without any effort and stay in the open position.. GDR Garage Door Repairs Cover the Auckland Area , West Auckland , East Auckland , Central Auckland , and North Shore. . Remember your garage door is now a front door. It Needs to be maintained and Serviced on A regular interval every 12 months or so
If the garage door wants to fall to the ground when yo release it onto manual , then your garage spring is at an age and may be about to break. The heavier your door feels, the more likely it is that your garage door spring has deteriorating.
Garage Door Spring Break?
1: WEAR & TEAR
The most common reason for a garage door spring to break is wear and tear over time. As the garage door cycles up and down, the coils lose their strength and cause the spring to break. Most two car garages are opened and closed 6 to 8 times each day. The latest garage door springs with professional installation can do 20,000 cycles before they become ineffective and require replacement.
2: POOR MAINTENANCE
All springs eventually break. There’s no way out of it. But our maintenance and safety checks will prolong the life of your garage door springs and let you know when they are primed to break. Don’t wait for the garage door springs to break at an inconvenient or dangerous moment; call us today to set up an annual safety inspection and maintenance check.
WHY NOT REPLACE IT YOURSELF?
Replacing garage door springs is extremely dangerous due to the stored energy in a wound torsion spring or in an extended extension spring. Many garage door repairs require dismantling garage door parts that are part of the spring system.
The tension in a garage door spring is powerful enough to throw you off of a ladder, break the window on your car, and land you in the Emergency Room. Many accidents, injuries and deaths occur each year to amateur, home-repairers who don’t have the proper tools or knowledge to safely disengage springs from the surrounding system.
The standard (10,000 cycle) garage door springs on regularly used residential garage doors usually fail anywhere between four - eight years.
Depending on which type of garage door you have, GDR Garage Door Repairs, experienced technicians will install either Sectional garage door springs or Tilter garage door springs.
Garage door springs are under high tension and only qualified-trained professionals should adjust or replace garage door springs.
Garage Door Spring Repair:
Every homeowner can relate to how life's inconveniences are thrown at you at the worst possible times. The last thing you want to happen is have your vehicle stuck in the garage when you need it most. We lead by example and follow the industry's best practices in order to make the best recommendation to homeowners each time we inspect your garage door.