There’s nothing more annoying than hearing squeaking noises every time your garage door opens. If this is a concern for you, it’s probably an important sign your rollers need to be lubricated or replaced.
Major power outages are a common problem all over the globe. Sometimes, you’ll be in the middle of something, such as trying to entertain fussy kids inside during a storm or preparing an urgent presentation for a big shareholder... and the power will go out.
How safe is your garage? You might not realize it, but in Canada, there is a residential burglary that occurs every 90 seconds. In the United States, this happens every 18 seconds. The world is a dangerous place, and there are plenty of thieves out there. Many of the break-ins happen during daylight hours, too. In fact, this is true of between 60% and 80% of the break-ins, which might not be what you expected at all.
While there are quite a few people who use their garage as an extra room, or as a storage area, many are still using it for the traditional purpose of storing their vehicle. However, that’s not all they use the garage for. They also store seasonal items and other goods in there, which often leaves too little space for the vehicle. You want to make sure you are taking great care of the items you are storing, but you need to be sure your car is safe, as well.
When you think about it, your garage door is the biggest moving device in your entire home. It is the main point of entry, especially if you have an automobile. You may use the garage door every day, multiple times a day, and it’s important to maintain it safely and successfully.