Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Garage Door Repair Is A Tricky Process

There are many people out there who try to avoid hiring professionals for everything. This is fine under some circumstances, but it is not wise when it comes to garage door repair. The problem is that this is a very tricky arena, and you can really make a mess if you have no idea what you are doing. 

I used to avoid hiring pros because of the costs, and I learned the hard way that you should call someone in to assist you if there is a problem with your garage door. I ended up spending thousands of dollars on a job that could have only been hundreds had I called sooner. I am now going to learn more on

There was a problem with one of the springs and I went online for a tutorial on how to fix it. The process did not seem too difficult, so I grabbed my toolbox and started working one Saturday morning. 

Before it was all over with, there was damage to several springs and a dent in the door. I would have been better off hiring someone instead of being cheap since I ended up spending many times more to have someone come and do the job the right way.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

A Fast Garage Door Installation

A recent attempt at garage door installation left me more frustrated than all those times that I tried to put together furniture that I bought from a Swedish furniture store.

The instructions seemed easy enough to follow, but when I actually tried to install the door, things didn't work out as planned. I didn't want to give up, but I was becoming more frustrated by the minute.

Eventually I put my pride aside and look on the Internet for a company in the area that could install the door for me.

They arrived at my home and installed the door in only an hour, while making me look like a fool in the process.