Coat the overhead torsion springs mounted above roller tracks with a garage door lubricant. All springs will eventually break because of metal fatigue and/or corrosion, but lubing them at least once a year will make them last longer.
Is your garage ready for the winter? Nature can be an ugly beast, and you definitely don't want your car to be ruined by the elements. So, grab your tools, and let's head to the garage! One of the most common troubles a garage door faces is
Kevin - I've been brain storming on this idea for a while. Having the doors move in from the side, not the top. We will have to re-purpose our doors either way, but this will allow us to loft the garage into a cool little space.
Family Handyman garage door maintenance checklist Noisy garage doors are usually caused by worn rollers, loose hardware, parts that need lubrication or an opener in need of anti-vibration pads—all simple fixes.
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