Is your overhead door making weird, annoying noises? Are you concerned that someday it will be trapped and not open at all? The professionals at Garage Door Repair Canada often hear stories from the residents related to the issues with their door opener.
It is very ‘CRUCIAL’ to make the homeowners aware about both replacement and repair, so they end up making a smart choice. Whether you need to get your entire door repaired, or just your door opener or simply require a new quiet opener installed, here is a guide to help you make quick and easy fixes for that noisy door and opener system.
Garage Door Openers
Regular Maintenance. Whenever there is a weird noise coming from your automatic door opener system, it is important to get the unit inspected by a professional. Regular maintenance will keep your garage door opener Canada run efficiently and quietly. There are many adjustments and lubrication points that you as a homeowner are unaware of. Gears and sprockets tend to wear over time causing noise. An out of adjustment opener chain also creates some noise issues.
New Quiet Garage Door Openers. If your door opener is older than 15 years, then it may be lacking safety sensors and rolling code technology. It is recommend to completely replace the older units as there have been many enhancements in technical and safety features of opener systems. Moreover, the repair cost and lack of availability of the dated parts is more as compared professionally installed new units that come with a full local warranty.
It is recommended to replace opener with a new one having DC motor system that is known for its quiet and smooth operation. A belt drive opener is recommended if you have a bedroom located above your garage or have to use garage more frequently. The powerful DC motor is far quieter than the older powered units. The latest automatic opener systems available at companies dealing with garage door repair Canada are designed to deliver great performance for years and also come with the industry’s best warranty. If you want to get rid of noisy overhead door, consider replacing its opener.
Rollers, Springs Hinges & Bearings
Other causes of a noisy garage doors can be worn rollers, loose hardware or broken hinges. As a homeowner you can fix this issue by tightening all nuts and bolts on your door, inspect for worn parts such as rollers and hinges, and lubricate the roller bearings, hinges, and springs.
“Portes Garage Door Repairs” provides repair and installation solution for residential and commercial doors.To know more about regular maintenance and servicing a noisy overhead door, contact us the professionals at Garage Door Repair Canada.