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Spring Is Here- Out With The Old & In With The New Garage Doors

Spring Is Here- Out With The Old & In With The New Garage Doors

Spring Is Here- Out With The Old & In With The New Garage Doors

 

Is your garage door outdated or do you just want a new garage door? Spring is here & it’s time to get out with the old & in with the new !

  The Woodlands Garage Door Service 832-928-4407

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How To Diagnosis Your Garage Door Problem On Your Own

How To Diagnosis Your Garage Door Problem On Your Own

If your door is acting up the problem may be one of the following. If you are experiencing problems with your door call a name you can depend on for over 30 years. Local, Insured & Hodges Family Owned & Operated

 

The Woodlands Garage Door Service

832-928-4407

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Broken Torsion or Extension Spring

Symptoms:    *  Garage Door will not open    *  Garage Door will only raise a couple of  inches    *  Garage Door is too heavy to lift manually    *  Garage Door Opener struggles to open the door    *   You heard a loud bang (like a shotgun in the house)

Safety Eyes Misaligned or Faulty

Symptoms:     *  Garage Door will not close   *  Garage Door light flashes when trying to close   *  You have to hold in the wall button to close the Garage Door   *  The lights on safety eyes are not lighting up   *  Garage Door only shuts a couple of inches and then goes back up

Roller Replacement

Worn out rollers Symptoms:    *  Garage Door has a loud clicking sound  when opening and closing    *  Garage Door is not operating smoothly    *  Garage Door has a grinding sound

Frayed Cable

Or cable off on one side Symptoms:     *  Garage Door is crooked    *  Garage Door is jammed in track    *  Garage Door will not raise evenly

Door-Off-Track

Symptoms:   *  Door is hanging crooked   *  Door will not roll up and down evenly

Stripped Gear

Symptom:    *  Garage door opener running but the door is not moving

Faulty Circuit Board

Symptoms:   *  Garage Door works occasionally    *  Garage Door opener just clicks or lights  up   *  Garage Door opener does nothing at all   *  Garage Door remotes not working   *  Safety Eyes not working

The Woodlands Garage Door Service

832-928-4407

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Garage Door Troubleshooting Tips

Garage Door Troubleshooting Tips

 

 

Please note:

You will need to call a professional for some of these solutions as it could be dangerous  (they are marked with a * )

If you need any Garage Door Repairs, Installations, or Service Please call The Woodlands Garage Door Service @ 832-928-4407

 

Q:  The bottom of your garage door is up on one side?

 

A:  Possible causes of this problem

1.* A frayed torsion cable on you garage door — In this case you will need to replace your cables on your garage door

2.* A frayed extension spring cable on your garage door — In this case you will need to replace your cables on your extension springs

3. *Worn out extension spring pulleys on your garage door — If this is the problem you will need to replace the worn pulleys on your garage door

 

 

Q:  Door closes only if you hold the push button down?

 

A: Possible Causes of this problem

Misaligned , dirty, or defective photo sensors ( These are the “eyes” at the bottom of your garage door on each side. The lights should NOT be blinking, If they are blinking please align the eyes to where they are seeing each other they should then be a solid color try pushing the button again and if this was the problem it should now be fixed)

 

Q: Garage Door closes part of the way then reverses back up?

 

A: Possible Causes

1. *Broken torsion cables on garage door — Replace the cables

2. *Broken extension cable — Replace the cables on extension springs

3. The Close force on the operator is not properly adjusted — You will need to adjust the downforce on the opener

4. Dry rollers, bearings — Lubricate with garage door lubrication which can be purchased at Lowes, Home Depot. Etc.

5. Misaligned, dirty, or defective photo eyes — Align, clean or replace

6. *Garage Door tracks are bent — Straighten, adjust, or replace the track on the garage door

7.* Worn out cable pulleys on garage door — Replace the pulleys system

 

If you find you need to replace or have broken parts please call us @ 832-928-4407 for all of your garage door needs

The Woodlands Garage Door Service

832-928-4407

www.WoodlandsGarageDoor.com