Standard Garage Door Dimensions & Options

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Deciding on the right garage door dimensions can depend on several factors—many of which are based on your lifestyle and belongings. Other influences may depend on the style of your home and the aesthetic you’re trying to create. At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we deal with these questions every day.

We’ve put together some pointers that may come in handy as you do your homework for a new garage door.
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How to Open a Garage Door Manually

How to Open a Garage Door Manually

Most homeowners will never have to open their garage door manually. The electric garage door opener was invented in 1926 by C.G. Johnson and since WWII they have become universal. The only time you will ever need to open your garage door manually is in the event of a power outage. While unlikely, it’s still a good idea to know how to do it. Read the steps to open a garage door without power below.
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How to Pick the Right Garage Door Repair Company: 5 Tips

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If your garage door is out of commission, it can be tempting to do a quick google search for “garage door repair near me” and dial the first number you find. While you might get lucky finding a reputable repair company that way, you could also end up with a company that will swindle you for extensive repairs or a new garage door you don’t need. Here are five tips on how to pick the best garage door repair company near you.
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