Garage door repair

Overhead Door Repair


In case you are visiting our website there is a good chance you are looking for garage door services. And Same Day garage door repair of Alexandria will be the best choice. When it comes to garage doors, there is one important thing to know: The coil spring system is the heart of the garage door! And when the coil spring break, or if the cable snapped, the door won’t work or partly work, but even if it is working partly, you shouldn’t use it! When you try to operate a damaged/busted garage door with a damaged/busted coil spring, You are doing two things it is better avoid: The first, you create a bigger and more serious issue so the repair will cost more and take longer; But maybe more important than a bigger damage, is the fact that you are putting yourself, objects near the door, or other people in risk of personal injuries. And this is something that you should try and avoid if you want to stay on the safe side. If there is something wrong with your overhead door, call a local garage doors company in Alexandria to come and fix the door for you.

Emergency Overhead door repair Alexandria

You might be concerned that you will need to wait couple of days for a garage door expert to come and examine the door, and then go and bring the parts, and then repair the door, but you probably need the garage door to work ASAP. The experts of Same Day Garage Door Repair from Alexandria realize that. To assist you get your garage door near Alexandria working again ASAP, we proudly provide same day and emergency garage door repair service in Alexandria and Noth Virginia. And our wide experience in fixing overhead doors taught us which overhead doors are more likely to break, which garage doors are the most typical, and which size of coil springs we will need to fix your garage door. So we carry with us garage door coil springs for most garages, in order to give you a fast and efficient solution, and get your garage door working again today.
There are few garage door issues that can affect the way garage door in Virginia is working, and we can address all those malfunctions. We would like to take some time and go over the malfunctions we see every day while servicing and repairing overhead doors, and the ways to deal with them. Whether by “do it yourself” (Aka DIY repairs), or by using local garage door technician.

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The experts of Same Day Overhead Repair are here 24/7 ready for any garage door repair project.

Garage extension coil spring

In case you own a garage door in Alexnadria that use extension coil spring system (Unlike the torsion coil spring system which are described below), and one of the coil springs snapped, there isn’t a lot you can do to fix it except for contact a garage door technician in Alexandria. Usually when a garage door extension coil spring snap, it happen when the door is closed, since this is the point where there is the majority of pressure on the coil springs. You may find it impossible to open the door if the coil spring snapped, or you might have hard time opening and closing the overhead door, but the important thing will be to avoid using the door, and get in touch with a garage door expert in Alexandria to come and fix the door for you. Again, it can be garage door in Alexandria, or garage door in Manassas, install safety cables on garage door operated with extension spring system.

Important tip for garage door operators!

While the garage technician is working on the door and replacing coil springs, make sure that he also include safety cables (Again, extension spring garage doors only). You should never try and save money at the wrong places, and for sure not when it comes to safety. The safety cables can prevent from substantial damage, and for sure they can save life or protect from personal injuries (Many home owners in Alexandria who didnt install safety cables would tell you what a spring that breaks sounds and looks like). Your overhead door in Alexandria might work the same way with or without them, but to use a safe overhead door, make sure that there are safety cables installed. The steel safety cables installment is a simple job, which doesn’t cost a lot, but when the coil spring will snap, and eventually it will, the safety cables will be there to prevent from the coil spring, or part of it from damaging the property. If you own garage door, and there are extension coil spring installed over the door, but with no safety cables, call local garage doors technician in Alexandria to come and supply and install safety cables for you.

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Overhead Door Pulley Repairs

In case you own a garage door in Alexandria VA with extension coil spring system, understand that the garage door pulleys are like the tiers of a vehicle. They need to be replaced every few years to make the door work in a better and safer way. Just like the tires of a vehicle need to. Sometime they completely break down, and it prevent your garage door from working properly, giving you the ability to immediately see that they need to be replaced. But sometime they break in a way that prevent you from noticing the malfunction, and only a close look can reveal it. If you want to maintain the garage door safety, replace the pulleys every 3 to 5 years. (Some overhead doors in Alexandria, the commercial ovrhead doors in Virginia for exmaple, might reuire a more frequent service)
Replacing damaged/busted or old garage door ‘s pulley for overhead doors installed is not complicated, and by following tutorials and garage door Do-it-yourself tips, and of course the safety instruction, you might be able to perform the pulley replacement by yourself, without the service of a garage door repairman.

The experts of Same Day Overhead Repair are here 24/7 ready for any garage door repair project.

Torsion garage coil spring

In case you live in Alexandria own a store in Alexandria, and you own overhead door with torsion coil spring system, and one of the torsion coil springs snapped, you are going to need an expert to replace the springs for you. The thing with torsion springs, is that torsion coil springs from numerous sizes may look the same to you, when there is actually a different between the various torsion springs. Even the slightest difference between two torsion springs can make a difference and prevent a door from working properly and safely, and in order for your overhead door in Alexandria to work properly, you need the right torsion coil spring for your garage door.
Same Day Garage Door Repair of Alexandria replace all torsion coil springs. Many times we carry the torsion coil springs in our service tracks, and we can change the one that snapped on the spot; And in some cases, especially if it is one of the commercial rollup doors, we will give you a temporary solution to the situation, calculate and weigh the door, and return back with the needed part, sometimes in the same day, since we are ready for any garage door service.

Garage Opener

Many of the garage doors in Virginia are automatic (Motor/operator driven) – operating remotely with a garage door opener. Few of the garage operator’s brand names you can find are Chamberlin operators, Lift Master openers, Genie openers and few more. Some of them are good openers, powerful and dependable, and will serve you for many years. Some of them are from poor quality, and quite possibly won’t last more than 10 years. So if you want a highly effective garage door opener, we suggest you to invest in Quality; as all the garage openers installed by Same Day Garage Door Repair Of Alexnadria all over Alexandria are – Since quality is something worth investing in.
Similar to other things in life, quality usually cost more, and so is the high quality garage openers in USA. It can be a new operator for a private home garage door in Alexnadria, or a new operator for roll down gate in Downtown DC, but at the same time, quality may have a higher price, but the worth you get over the years is something that investing the extra dollars is really worth it. And here we are getting to something worth paying attention to: We believe that to be able to establish a strong reputation, you need to supply quality, whether it is installing garage motor, or installing a new overhead door IN Alexnadria. And after years of servicing garage doors, we got to the realization that supplying and installing low quality parts will harm us in the future, so we stopped. Yes, we do lose some garage doors projects to those who look for the least expensive prices and do not mind about low quality; but at the same time, by providing quality parts and professional service, Same Day Overhead Repair of Alexnadria Virginia gain loyal clients and improve reputation.

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The installers of Same Day Overhead Repair of Alexnadria are here 24/7 ready for any garage door repair project.