Many homeowners have their garage roller doors installed, then promptly forget about them. That us, until there is a problem and the door stops operating. However, garage door servicing matters and is something that shouldn’t be forgotten. In fact, your garage roller door or panel lift door should be serviced by a garage door professional on a regular basis. Most manufacturer’s warranty requirements recommend at least one Garage Door Service every 12 months.
If you are wondering why servicing your garage door is important, we have gathered some of the top reasons for you.
Keep Your Home Safe Via Regular Servicing
A non-operating garage door can actually prove potentially dangerous. Unfortunately, many homeowners are unaware there is a problem with their garage door until it ceases to open or it won’t come down. Luckily, having a professional come and service the garage door can help prevent accidents from happening. Property, vehicles and loved ones can be hurt if the garage door springs are broken.
A garage door service technician will often spot problems before they get to the point of being catastrophic. Once the problem is identified, the service technician can get it fixed and you will not have to worry about the safety of your family and home. The garage door is the largest opening to your home. Broken parts on garage doors, or a faulty garage door opener, offers easy access to thieves leaving your family vulnerable. Prevention is often better than a cure. This is where regular maintenance and preventative servicing is key to the life of a Taurean Door Systems door.
Avoid Having Your Warranty Voided
Taurean Door Systems are the most trusted manufacturer of residential garage doors because of their warranty. The warranty covers damage to the door, such as cracks, as well as problems with the lock seam.
All Taurean Door Systems garage doors come with a 1 year warranty. The warranty covers damage to the door, such as cracks, as well as problems with the lock seam. Typically, most faults with a garage door appears in the first 6 months. Taurean Door Systems focus heavily on manufacturing excellence. In the 2,500+ garage doors we have sold, only 1 has ever had a fault.
The warranty does provide protection against cracks and breaks, but the manufacturer still expects the homeowner to do their part to keep this from happening to their garage door. Regularly servicing your garage door can prevent these problems from happening and keeps the door running well.
Failure to schedule a Garage Door Service regularly for your garage door could result in the warranty being voided by the manufacturer. This is especially true if your motor has worked overtime for your door. A voided warranty means you would not longer be covered if something were to happen. If your garage door and opener failed, you would have the added expense of purchasing an entirely new setup. If regularly serviced, you would have the garage door and opener repaired free as part of the warranty.
Servicing Garage Door Springs
Regular service of your garage door makes it easier for you to use garage door. Over time, the springs and motors on your garage door will start to wear down or stiffen. When this happens, you will start to have difficulty opening and closing the garage door. Doors will become heavy and harder to lift.
Servicing your garage roller door on a regular basis will help improve its efficiency. This is because problems will be spotted and fixed long before they become problematic.
Protect Your Investment
A garage door should be looked at as an investment. Scheduling a regular Garage Door Service will help you protect your investment by making sure it lasts as long as possible.
It is important to service your garage door and all the parts, such as the motor unit, but it is a task you shouldn’t attempt alone. Due the many parts that are associated with a garage door, it is recommended that you have a professional service the garage door. It will keep you safe and make sure the job is done right.
At Wholesale Garage Doors we can answer any of your questions on garage roller doors that you may have. Contact Wholesale Garage Doors today. We look forward to talking with you.