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How Does a Garage Door Spring Break?

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Garage door spring repair is one of the most common requests at Mighty Garage Door. We are always prepared, with the necessary tools and parts, to repair San Diego home owners broken garage door springs.

Springs can break for a number of reasons. The most common cause os old age. the older your garage door, the more likely the spring will break. The second most common cause is usage. The more you use your homes garage door, the more likely it will break.

If you think your spring or springs are broken, don’t risk injury. Call the professionals at Mighty Door.

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To Repair your Garage Door or Replace… That is the Question.

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Ever wonder if your garage door is so broken it’s not worth repairing? Maybe you should just install a brand new door? But how can you tell for sure?

There is no silver bullet when it comes to deciding if your garage door should be replaced or just repaired. However, there are some things you can look for to help make that decision.

– Are there cracks on the door panels?

– Does the center style pull out of your door?

– When was the last time you had it serviced?

– Are the hinges cracked and falling off?

While these question don’t necessarily deem your garage door ready for replacement, they do point you in that direction. In all honesty, you need an expert to come make the final decision. One suggestion is send us a few pictures you snap with your smart phone and we maybe able to help without the service charge of coming on site!

All said and done, feel free to call us anytime for quick, same day garage door repair service.

 

 

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Happy Holidays San Diego

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San Diego Christmas

Wishing you and yours a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

– The Mighty Garage Door team

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Garage Door Spring Repair

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With the passage of time, garage door springs get damaged as they do all the heavy lifting when the door is opened or closed. Simple wear and tear is one of the most common reasons they break. At times, even rust caused by San Diego’s beaches can ruin springs and hence the need to call professionals who can undertake replacement.

There are two types of garage door springs, extension springs and torsion springs. Extension springs are placed on both sides above the upper track while the torsion springs are attached above the closed door of the garage. They are used in garage doors are made up of either galvanized wire or oil tempered wire. They have to handle a lot of weight ( up to 500 pounds! ) and are used whenever your door is opened or closed. Home owners should monitor the garage door springs and in case there are any problem. Immediately call the professionals at Mighty Door if you notice anything out of sync.

If broken, and put to use, you may damage your door and there’s also the possibility to cause serious injury. For San Diego garage door repair, one should contact the expert professionals and NOT try to fix  on one’s own.  Once the door springs break, replacement is required. Only experts should be contacted so that the replacement activity is carried out with utmost care. Properly repaired springs will ensure proper movement of the door of the garage, so that it can be opened and closed with ease.

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Baby has Adorable Reaction to Garage Door Opening

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Remember the joy you felt the first time you opened your garage door door for the first time? I know I do. And while I was pretty excited, I don’t think I was as stoked as this baby.

Do you have a favorite garage door memory? If so, let us know! Drop us a line or call to tell us.

 

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Top 5 New Home Owner Garage Door Purchase Considerations

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If you are a car owner, then you know how much of an investment such a vehicle can be. Because of that, it’s very important to always ensure that you protect it with the best possible garage door. However, there are many types of garage doors on the markets, so it can be a little hard to determine which one is the best for you. There are 5 things you have to consider when you purchase a new garage door, and we are going to list them for you in this article.

Business permits and licenses

One of the crucial things is to see the reputation of the company that produces the garage door. You need to check and see if they have a license for creating garage door and, what’s even more important, if they have the permits to create license garage doors that come with a warranty and all the features that you might need. A company that has permits and licenses is committed to the craft, and this means that they provide high quality garage doors.

Cost

When you want a garage door, cost is an essential thing to look at. Not all garage doors might fit your budget, so you need to find the ones that will provide you the best protection and quality/finish within the amount of money you can afford. It might be tricky at first, but after a careful examination, you will be able to find the one that provides you with the best bang for your buck.

Style

The style of your garage door is also important, so you need to focus on finding a style that suits your home’s design, but which is appealing as well. When it comes to the style of garage door you want, be creative, and choose the one you like!

Company history

Most of the time, testimonials and people that worked with the company prior to you will give you a good idea about the company history. Yes, the company history is essential when it comes to seeing the types of garage doors they created, the results that these offer and so on.

Location

The location of a garage door company is also essential, because they need to be located in a central area with quick access to any portions of the city, otherwise your home might not receive the desired service that fast.

Conclusion

As you can see, there are many things that you need to take into account if you want to purchase a new garage door. If you want to get the best garage doors on the San Diego California market, then we recommend you to check out Mighty Garage Door right now. We are all the business licenses and the California permits that are needed to operate and create high quality garage doors, as well as an affordable set of costs suitable for all budgets. At the same time, with Mighty Garage Door you will be able to obtain all styles of garage doors that you might imagine!

At Mighty Garage Door, you will also be services by a company that has more than 3 decades in the garage door industry! With complete coverage for San Diego, professionalism and astounding customer support, Mighty Garage Door is the best possible choice you can make if you want a great garage door, so don’t hesitate and call us right now to get the garage door you always wanted!

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How You Can Design Your Custom House All Online

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Our friends at Bloomberg TV show us the latest technology in home design. You no longer have to get an architecture degree to design the home of your dreams!

 

 

Want to know more? Then ask! Leave a comment below or message us on Twitter!

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Super Bowl Commercials, Halftime & More!

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Our friends at Google bring us some interesting stats in regards to this years Superbowl. Do you think this is in line with how you search online?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below!

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Garage Door Quiz

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There are 400+ parts to a garage door. This is one of them. If you can name this part message me at ( Adam @ mightydoor . com ) for a neat prize!

TDT-CP

 

Contest Rules:

Must be 18+

San Diego, CA residents

1 entry per person.

 

 

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Top Ten Home Repairs of 2015

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Purchasing a home is one of the biggest investments most Americans make. Once we purchase a home, we also stay in that home for at least 7 years before moving or selling according to the latest research. So, if you’re staying in your home for 7 years something will more then likely break and need service or replacement. We wanted to list the top ten home repairs you may need to plan for in 2015.

 

1. Garage Door Springs

 Springs provide the tension required to raise the door to your garage on and off the ground

2. Pest Control

Fire ants currently infest 14 states in the southern portion of the U.S.

3. Washing Machine

The average family will do 8 to 10 loads of clothes washing per week.

4. Refrigerator

The more items you have in your refrigerator, the more efficient it is.

5. Air Conditioner

About 60% of U.S. homes are heated with gas fired forced air furnaces.

6. Garage Door Opener

When is the last time you tested your garage door? It should be done at least once per month!

7. Ceiling Fan 

 The amount of energy a fan consumes plus the volume of air the fan moves determines the fan’s overall efficiency.

8. Windows

 6-star energy ratings is now mandatory for all new homes and major renovations.

9. Dish Washer

 42% of people have reloaded the dishwasher because they didn’t like the way it was done.

10. Foundations

 Foundation problems can be caused by the changing conditions of the soil under your home

 

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