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Want to ask a question about garage door repair? Go over this collection of useful questions and answers.
How do nylon rollers compare to metal ones?
The rollers made from nylon do not produce any noise when moving and do not require lubrication. They are rust-resistant and generally more durable compared to the metal ones. At the same time, they are more expensive. Still, the investment will pay off since they tend to last longer.
Can garage door cables break?
Technically, yes, garage door cables can break. However, this is insanely unlikely for any modern garage. To prevent this, have experts from Garage Door Repair La Mesa inspect the doors that are opening slowly or unevenly.
Are the new chain drive openers silent?
The truth is that modern chain drive garage door openers are not as noisy as before and the experts of our company in La-Mesa insist that if you maintain and lubricate the chain regularly and properly, you won't have the same noise problems. If you want complete silence, you should prefer belt drive openers.
Is garage door maintenance dangerous?
We wouldn't call it dangerous but some garage door parts can be violent at times, especially if you don't know how to handle them. That's why we would recommend expanding your technical knowledge before you begin garage door repairs. Some tasks are innocent but if you want to replace garage door springs or cables, you need to know what you are doing. If you do one single mistake, you may be sorry tomorrow.
When should I paint my garage door?
In regard to the frequency, you need to paint garage doors every few years but it would depend on the material and how exposed and affected by elements they are. In regard to the season, you would need to paint them in the summer when they can dry faster but remember to cover the garage door tracks to protect them and it wouldn't be a bad idea to do garage door repairs beforehand.