To the average homeowner, choosing a garage door may seem like an arbitrary decision. If it looks nice, you’ve made a good choice, right? Not exactly. Choosing the wrong garage door could end up costing you hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in repairs and energy costs.
So, how do you pick the right garage door? Our team at Precision Garage Door of Houston is here to help you find out. We’ll take a closer look at how choosing the right garage door can save you money, time, and hassle.
Through a door position sensor, Wi-Fi-enabled control module, and an easy-to-use smartphone app, automated garage door openers bring supreme simplicity and convenience to your garage and home, including the ability to operate your garage door from anywhere.
If you’re interested in automating your garage door, you may be wondering how much it costs to do so. The good news is that leading automated opener systems, like MyQ® from LiftMaster®, offer a variety of options based on your needs.
In this post, we’ll review how much you can expect to pay to upgrade an existing door, retrofit an older door, or purchase a brand-new automated garage door opener.
During our busy everyday lives, there’s never a good time for a garage door issue to occur.
While you should always leave maintenance and repairs to the professionals, there are some precautions you can take to troubleshoot an issue with your garage door’s system. Sometimes it may be something simple, and other times you’ll need a part replaced or repaired. Troubleshooting should shed some light on the problem so you can get your door the care it needs.
In the following post, we’ll go over our most recommended troubleshooting tips for homeowners facing garage door trouble.
A new garage door is a big investment to make, and we understand why homeowners may be tempted to cut corners and purchase a product with a lower price. But, being in the garage door services business for many years has made us aware of the hindrances and headaches that cheap garage doors cause again and again.
To help you steer clear of paying more for an inexpensive garage door (in time, money, and worry), Precision Garage Door of Houston’s professionals put together the following post. Here’s what you’re really paying for with the purchase of a cheap garage door.
Garage door springs are responsible for your door’s steady and safe journey on its tracks each time you push the receiver button. But, like most parts of your garage door system, springs wear down over time and will eventually need to be replaced.
If you suspect that your garage door’s springs are broken, seek the help of a certified professional immediately, as continuing to operate the door with broken springs could have dangerous consequences.
In the following post, Precision Garage Door reviews some of the ways in which broken springs can wreak havoc and the symptoms associated with a broken spring set.
Hiring a garage door company to help select and install your new garage door is a good idea, especially if you’re not sure exactly what you need or how much it’s going to cost.
If you’re working with a professional garage door company like Precision Garage Door of Houston, a certified technician will come to your home for a consultation. Here are some questions to ask during a garage door consultation so you can prevent any unpleasant surprises later down the road.
Do you often find yourself wondering if you remembered to close the garage door? If so, you should know that garage automation is just one of the many benefits to having a smart garage door opener.
A smart garage door opener, like LiftMaster® MyQ®, is a type of home automation technology that allows you to control your garage door opener from virtually anywhere in the world. The best part is, even older garage door openers can be fitted with a MyQ® add-on to allow for automation capabilities.
In this post, we’ll explore the advantages of garage door automation and smart openers.
There’s little to no reason why you’d ever want or need to reset your garage door opener. What most homeowners mean to do is reset their garage door remotes. This may be necessary if you recently purchased a new garage door opener or new remotes, or if there was some error within the system causing it to forget any remotes that were already programmed.
In this post, we’ll walk you through the steps to reset your garage door opener remotes and get them functioning properly again.
When most people want to learn how to program a LiftMaster® garage door opener, what they’re really trying to do is program the remotes that control the opener. In this easy to follow step-by-step guide, we’ll teach you how to pair your garage door opener and remote so you can start using your garage door.
As the largest entrance to your home, it’s common for families to use the garage as the new front door. But with so much foot traffic passing under that large, moveable wall, it’s no surprise that homeowners are concerned about how long their garage door will last.
Understanding the life span of your garage door is essential if you want to be prepared for purchasing repairs or a replacement door.
In this post, we take a closer look at just how long the average garage door will last as well as the telltale signs that you might need to replace your garage door soon.