Importance of Regular Garage Door MaintenanceThink about just how many times you open and close your garage door each day…each week…and each month. You may open it to drive your car(s) in and out, to access recreational equipment, your lawn mower. You also may use your garage to store kids’ items, holiday decorations and many other things that simply do not have a perfect home inside. Over time, all of this use adds up and requires all parts of your garage door to remain in good working order. Routine maintenance is a way to keep your garage door working when you need it and the team at Rise & Shine Garage Doors can help.

Annual Garage Door Maintenance

Routine garage door maintenance has many benefits. First, it can save you a significant amount of money over time. Making sure that the main components of your garage door are working correctly can prevent a major problem down the road. In addition, regular maintenance can actually extend the life of your garage door and can protect you from having an unexpected issue with a complete failure of your garage door. Our crew follows a comprehensive checklist when we come out to your home:

  • Open and close the door looking for any major issues
  • Check for rust or corrosion on all door parts
  • Check all nuts and bolts and tighten if necessary
  • Check roller bearings, center bearings and end bearings
  • Inspect the tracks to be sure that there are no obstructions
  • Inspect and adjust alignment of the door’s track and make adjustments
  • Check the spring balance of the door and make adjustment to the tension of the torsion spring
  • Check weather seals
  • Lubricate all garage door parts annually
  • Check the chain or belt of the opener for functionality
  • Check safety sensor
  • Test safety of the garage door opener

24/7 Garage Door Repair Services in the Twin Cities

We also realize that you use your garage door 7 days a week, 365 days a year, so we offer 24/7 garage door repair services. We provide excellent customer service, affordable pricing and clear communication about any issues we find. Spring is an excellent time to make sure that your garage door is in good working order for the warmer months ahead. Call us anytime at 612-886-9606 to learn more about our garage door maintenance services or to schedule an appointment for our crew to come to your home.