One day, you push the button to open the garage door, and nothing happens. The motor whines, and maybe it starts to smoke or smells hot. It’s done. Replacing a garage door opener is something handy homeowners can do themselves, though it is time consuming and requires a number of hand tools and a drill. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
When a garage door won’t close all the way, the most likely culprit is a problem with the door’s safety sensors. If one or both of them is obstructed, a signal will constantly be sent that there is something in the way. The door might close just a few inches and then retreat upward again. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
When a garage door spring is loose,worn out or broken, the door won’t open or close properly. This can be dangerous if the door falls on someone, and it might damage your vehicle. Plus, having to manually open and close the garage door without the aid of the spring is an inconvenience! and depending on […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
There are many reasons why homeowners change their exterior door locks including moving into a home, broken or loose locks, the desire for something more secure and wanting to update the style. Whatever your reasons are, the tips in this house repairs guide will help with the work, whether you do it yourself or hire […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Ill-fitting exterior doors reduce energy efficiency and may allow moisture into your home. Inside, doors that scrape and stick cause damage to floor coverings, the door and the frame, and they’re a nuisance! If the doors originally fit properly but now don’t, they can be adjusted to open and close smoothly without rubbing or banging. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Poorly fitting doors and windows allow heat to escape in the winter and enter in the summer. Experts suggest that correcting the problems will reduce your heating and air conditioning costs by as much as 15% throughout the year. Drafts and gaps also allow moisture where it can cause mold and rot. This is a […]Continue Reading... No Comments.