Residential garage door spring replacement: DIY risks

Garage Door spring replacement using a wrench

Residential garage door springs play a pivotal role in the seamless operation of your garage door. Nestled atop the garage door system, torsion springs counterbalance the weight of the door and facilitate its opening and closing. Think of them as a system doing the heavy lifting for you or the garage door opener. The springs […]

How To Measure a Garage Door Spring

A measuring tape showing how to measure a garage door spring

The garage door spring is part of making sure your garage door opens smoothly and efficiently. It is under tension to allow the cable to lift the garage door. Garage doors come in all shapes and sizes, and so do their springs. Whether you’ve got a hefty, solid wood door or a lighter, more modern […]