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Reasons Why Your Garage Door won’t Open or Close Correctly

One of the most common problems with garage doors is when they simply don’t work the way you want them to. When your garage door won’t open or close correctly, the first thing you need to do is determine what the problem is. Below you’ll find some of the most common reasons a garage door malfunctions,… Read more »

Help Me Understand. Why Would my Garage Door Need Service?

Until something goes wrong, one might wonder, “Why would my garage door need service?” On average, the typical Minneapolis garage door opens and closes more than a thousand times each year. This repeated motion and vibration can loosen the door’s hardware and cause serious problems. However, with regular service,  garage door problems can be kept… Read more »

What is the Difference Between a Chain Drive, Belt Drive, Screw Drive, and Direct Drive Garage Door Opener?

If you are looking at having a garage door installed, there are options when it comes to the garage door opener you choose. Garage door openers have typically followed the same formula for decades – chain drive, belt drive, or screw drive options. However, a couple of other styles were introduced, which include direct drive… Read more »