The Importance of Garage Door Safety for Children

The Importance of Garage Door Safety for Children

The garage door is a tool used by everyone in the family so it’s vital that everyone in the family also knows how to use it properly to avoid injury. Here are some things to talk about with your kids to help them understand and be safe around the garage door. When your kids understand better how the garage door system works, they’ll be less likely to fiddle with it when they’re feeling curious. Go over the garage door system with them, including the following parts to help them understand how important it is: Spring System Show them the extension […]

Dangers of DIY Garage Door Replacement

The modern garage has grown to be a foundational part to the contemporary home. To you it could be an extra storage space, while others may use it as a cool hang out spot. To city dwellers, a garage can be a blessing. In any case, your garage can prove very useful, so as a result, it is important for you to take care of your garage through thick and thin. Commonly, the worse times can occur to your garage door in particular. Being the good homeowner you are, you will do anything to fix the situation, but what you […]

5 Garage Door Installation Safety Tips

It’s one of the hardest-working doors in your home—yet it is one of its most neglected components, and as a result, one of the least safe. Garage doors weigh around 400 pounds, and may be raised and lowered several times each day. A 1000 pound-pressure spring helps the garage perform its up and down tasks, and if it malfunctions, serious or even fatal injuries could result.   Sooner or later, a garage door’s mechanical parts wear out, or the garage door itself begins to show signs of wear and tear due to the extremes of Michigan winters and repeated daily […]