The Top 10 Most Popular Garage Door Opener Questions

When looking to purchase the perfect garage door opener, you likely have a lot of questions. Don’t worry; you’re not alone. Here are a list of the top 10 most popular garage door opener questions, along with some short answers to get you started. While you may still have additional questions, this is a great place to start.
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Garage Door Construction and Your Energy Bills


It is fairly common to think of an insulated garage door as identical to all other insulated garage doors. Even more so if the R-Values, also called RSI, are similar. Yet, even if that figure is close to identical, one door may be vastly superior in terms of energy efficiency. This is because doors without effective thermal breaks and top-performing weatherseals may be allowing heat to escape the home.

This translates to wasted energy, and if you are about to replace an old garage door, you’ll want to choose only the most efficient option.

Below are some of the key features you want to find in the door you choose as it ensures your heating and cooling bills remain the lowest possible.
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How to Choose the Right Garage Door Company

When you need a garage door professional to help with the installation of a new door, or perhaps to repair a garage door that is having a problem, you want the best, naturally. However, it can be difficult to determine which company to choose.

Many options are out there, but not all are created equal. There are some companies that are not experienced enough or competent enough to handle certain jobs. Others simply do not take the work seriously. You need to take the time to find and work with a true professional.

Fortunately, there are some indicators that will help you narrow your selection, so you can find the best possible company for your needs.
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Tips to Save Money On Your Next Garage Door

Save money on your next garage doorPeople do not often think about their garage door until something goes wrong with it. At that point, they shrug their shoulders and have to spend money on getting it fixed. If you have had this happen, you can take some precautions with your next garage door, so it does not suffer the same sort of fate, and so you do not have another large expense on your hands.
The following tips can help out quite a bit.
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Midway Garage Doors: Garage Door Opener 101

There’s no question that an electric garage door opener simplifies your life. There’s no need to get out in the heat of summer, or the biting cold of winter and manually open the door. There’s no need to get soaked in the rain just so you can park in the garage. Garage door openers are durable, and they really don’t need to be replaced all that often, but you will find that they do need to be maintained and sometimes repaired.
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Garage Flooring: Learn Your Options

Have you ever entered a garage with a clean and appealing floor? You might have wondered how they did it because most garage floors show a lot of wear, tear and staining. From the oil spills and tire tracks, the mud and dirt, the gear and toys…the garage floor can take a lot of abuse.
In fact, it can take so much that we might not even think of garage flooring past the concrete foundation. Yet, there are garage flooring options ideal for any space. Let’s consider some factors key to choosing the right ones and then look at your options.
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Having a garage door problem? Should you fix it, or do you need a new door?

Is your garage door making weird sounds? Does it not work as well as it used to? You might be thinking about changing it soon, perhaps next season. But the longer you wait, the more in danger you become!
There are several reasons why your door may not be operating as smoothly as it used to. Perhaps it has even stopped working altogether. To help you understand what may have broken your door, and what kind of immediate decisions you need to make for part or all of the door, here is a guide to provide some clarity.
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Ensure Your Garage Is Safe for Kids

Most of us would never really leave our kids alone in the garage. There’s just too much that could happen. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t turn your garage into a safe place for them the play and spend time. Obviously, you’ll need to make some considerations here. If you use your garage as a workshop and there are lots of dangerous tools around, or if there are flammable liquids stored there, you’ll need to either store those items elsewhere, or change your mind about letting the kids play in the garage. Let’s run through some important tips to help make the garage safer for your little ones.
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