According to home improvement specialists, the average cost for the repair of a garage door opener alone (not including other components of the garage door system) is $208. They said that it would cost homeowners between $142 and $500 depending of course on the severity of the damage on your garage door opener. Severe cases need the services of electricians and programmers to fix the faulty wiring and conduct reprogramming of the application. So, this is the amount that you can save when you have a well-maintained garage door opener. And you will also do away with the inconveniences of a defective garage door opener such as the noise and having to operate it manually. Best of all, you can have peace of mind because you know that your family is safe from intruders and from the faulty design of the garage door opener.
There are simple ways to maintain your garage door opener. First and foremost, consult the owner’s manual of your garage door opener. It is indicated there how you can properly maintain the device through simple care instructions. Next, you can inspect the hardware of your garage door opener to see if there are any broken parts or signs of wear and tear. You can also test the balance of your garage door. It should operate smoothly and efficiently. Make sure also that the switch is out of reach of children and that they do not have access to the remote controls. Remind them not to play with the garage door opener and never to get in the way of a moving garage door. You can also test the force setting of your garage door. To do this, place something at the bottom of the garage door. This should cause the garage door to reverse automatically before it comes into contact with the material. Should you notice anything unusual or amiss about the performance of your garage door opener after conducting your inspection, call a professional garage door service provider right away to have it checked.
Call A1 Garage Door Service Denver now at 720-400-7727. Our hotline is open 24/7 to accommodate your concerns regarding your garage door opener. Schedule your garage door opener maintenance at a time that is convenient for you.