How to Repaint Your Garage Doors

Long rainy seasons and icy winters can be both beautiful and unpleasant for Portland area homeowners. This weather can also leave garage doors stripped of their paint and looking a bit under the weather. If you’re considering repainting your garage door in Portland, make sure the door receives the attention it deserves by following these…

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Choosing the Right Garage Insulation

Image Source When it comes to maximizing the efficiency of your home, garage insulation is one of the most important features. It helps keep the rest of your home warmer in the winter, cooler in the summer and safe from potentially harmful gases all while keeping your energy bills low. It can also help by…

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Why Your Garage Door Opens By Itself

Image Source Have you ever returned home from work or a vacation to find your garage door wide open? Although this isn’t a commonly experienced issue, sometimes garage doors do open by themselves — making for a confusing and potentially risky situation should intruders decide to let themselves in through your open garage. There are…

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Preventative Maintenance & Care Tips for Your Garage Door

In principle, a garage door is a simple piece of machinery. Yet it must move up and down every time you leave the house. In addition to daily use, the rainy and humid weather in the Oregon and Washington will leave a mark on any piece of equipment, including your garage door. That said, routine…

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How to Prepare Your Garage for an El Niño Winter

  Here in the Pacific Northwest, El Niño is clearly on its way. The wet, temperate weather we’ve been having is a telltale sign that this warm front is coming for Portland and Vancouver. While many will enjoy these moderate temperatures, your garage door may not.

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Best Garage Door Maintenance Tips for 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…

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Larry Myers Garage Doors: Summer Garage Door Maintenance Tips

At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we take pride in providing the best garage door maintenance services to our Portland and Vancouver communities year round. While inspecting your garage doors is probably the last thing on your mind this summer, it is important to maintain them in order to avoid costly repairs in the hot, humid…

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Garage Door Won't Open? Try These Tips

At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we have been the leading garage door experts in the Pacific Northwest since 1973. One of the most common problems that we have noticed homeowners facing is their garage door not opening. While this can be a sign of a serious problem, these tips can help you troubleshoot and determine…

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Trouble Shooting for Common Garage Door Problems

Is your garage door not working properly? At Larry Myers Garage Doors, we understand that a malfunctioning garage door isn’t just frustrating, but is also a huge inconvenience for you. Fortunately, we have a few different solutions for common garage door problems. Use our troubleshooting guide to get to the root of the problem once…

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