How to Do a Garage Door Safety Test in 1 Minute from Our Partners at LiftMaster

By Larry Myers Blog | March 25, 2015

  We are proud to partner with LiftMaster to bring you the best of commercial and residential garage doors. A critical-yet often overlooked-part of garage door maintenance is the photo eyes, also known as safety sensors. These small devices should be installed on both sides of your garage door. If you have ever wondered how…

KXL 101 PDX Radio Featuring Larry Myers Garage Door: Around the House with Handyman Bob

By Larry Myers Blog | February 2, 2015

At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we’d like to thank Handyman Bob and the team at KXL 101 radio for featuring us on the show, “Around the House with Handyman Bob”. We enjoyed having the opportunity to help homeowners with common issues by providing garage door advice. If you missed the show, you can listen to…

Garage Makeovers: Garage Door Window Panels

By Larry Myers Blog | January 27, 2015

Liven up your garage for the new year with eye catching, decorative garage door window panels! Because we specialize in crafting garage door designs that are as long lasting as they are beautiful, we take pride in making your visions a reality. By discovering your needs and preferences, we can help you take your garage…

Best Garage Door Maintenance Tips for 2015

By Larry Myers Blog | January 26, 2015

The new year signals the need for performing annual maintenance on your garage door. If you’re a savvy homeowner, you may be interested in creating a well-rounded garage door maintenance checklist ahead of time so you can keep your door in good shape. Read on to discover our top tips that should be on your…

Designs and Materials: Garage Doors for Sheds

By Larry Myers Blog | January 20, 2015

If security and privacy are main concerns for you, a garage door for your shed may be the right choice. Standard shed doors don’t provide as much functionality and peace of mind that a shed garage door can. In addition, they can also enhance the aesthetic value of your property.

Larry Myers Garage Doors: Ways to Insulate Wood or Metal Garage Doors This Winter

By Larry Myers Blog | December 24, 2014

Professionally installed insulation can keep your garage cool during the summertime and warm during the chilly winter months. We understand it can be difficult to choose the right type of insulation for your particular door and needs. Read on to discover how to insulate a garage door so you can enjoy your garage this winter.

Larry Myers Garage Doors: Emergency Garage Door Repair in Portland & Vancouver Areas

By Larry Myers Blog | December 16, 2014

From being in the garage repair industry for over 40 years, we understand garage door problems can arise when you least expect them. If you’re in need of emergency garage door repair, our troubleshooting tips can keep you safe and help you understand the potential issues that could be damaging your garage door—that is, until…

3 Garage Door Torsion Spring Replacement Problems & Tips for Troubleshooting

By Larry Myers Blog | November 19, 2014

If your garage door has suddenly stopped responding to your garage door opener, or if you notice that the door opens slightly but not completely, it might be time to repair your garage door torsion springs. When your garage door springs are not working properly, follow these three tips to get to the bottom of…

The Dos and Don'ts of Garage Door Panel Repair

By Larry Myers Blog | November 12, 2014

Are you wondering how to repair a garage door panel? If you’re tired of looking at that broken or dented panel, you may be thinking about replacing it yourself. Learning how to fix a dented garage door panel is a matter of following a few steps and keeping some safety precautions in mind. 

An Expert's Guide to Installing a Garage Door Opener

By Larry Myers Blog | October 14, 2014

Whether your old garage door opener is malfunctioning or you simply want to upgrade, a new garage door opener can give you peace of mind that your home is secure. However, novices should not attempt to take on this project. As a leading garage door installation company, you can count on Larry Myers Garage Doors…