3 Ways to Protect Your Garage from Hackers and Thieves

Keeping your home secure and safe from would-be criminals is paramount for maintaining peace of mind. However, a recent video on YouTube from user Samy Kamkar illustrates how a simple child’s toy is able to break through and hack a number of remote garage door openers. With that in mind, let’s take a look at…

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When to Upgrade Your Garage Door Opener

If own an older home, there’s a good chance that your current garage door opener is outdated. But garage door openers can last a surprisingly long amount of time, so how do you know when it’s time to replace? Our garage door repair experts review 6 reasons why you should upgrade your overhead garage door…

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What to Do When Your Garage Door Spring Breaks

Broken garage door springs are one of the more commonly reported garage door problems. Contrary to what many homeowners think, it’s your garage door spring that supports and lifts your garage door, not the opener itself. This means that a garage door spring is under a great deal of tension and will eventually wear out…

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4 Risks to Look Out for During Garage Door Safety Month

Did you know that June is Garage Door Safety Month? Started by the International Door Association (IDA) and Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA), Garage Door Safety Month aims to bring awareness to the safety risks that garage doors can pose. To help ensure you and your family are using your garage door safely,…

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Prevent Home Fires with Garage Safety

Did you know that an estimated 6,600 garage fires occur each year throughout the United States? Along with causing nearly $450 million in property loss, garage fires are sadly also responsible for an estimated 400 injuries and 30 deaths annually. Thankfully, there are a few simple garage safety tips to prevent your garage and home…

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Keep Your Garage Safe with Our Security Checklist

Simply installing a sturdy garage door does not mean it is secure. People have developed increasingly wily means to open garage doors, including hacking automatic systems, bypassing safety mechanisms, and good ol’ brute force. However, following these seven garage security tips and practices can help keep your garage secure.

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