Garage Doors & Door Openers

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How to Install a Garage Door Weather Seal

A garage door weather seal protects from weather.

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4 Tips for Ultimate Garage Security

Don't give criminals an easy way in.

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Types of Garage Door Designs

Decide whether to go with glass, slide away, or roll up.

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How to Replace a Garage Door Seal

A defective garage door seal can lead to leaks.

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How to Level a Garage Door

Some types of garage doors will need to be leveled.

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Troubleshooting a Garage That Won’t Close in Cold Weather

Here are a few easy fixes you can do yourself.

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Why does my garage door keypad stop working when it gets cold outside?

Garage doors not working properly is a common problem.

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How to Replace a Garage Door Opener Wall Button

It may be necessary to replace the wall button.

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Sagging Garage Door Header Repair

If there is too much weight, it will start to sag.

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How to Replace Garage Door Trim

The garage door trim is as functional as it is decorative.

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How to Remove Garage Door Window Inserts

There may come a time when they no longer suit the house.

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8 Ideas Under $20 to Update Your Garage Door

Give your garage door an inexpensive makeover.

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Screw Drive Garage Door Opener: Light Bulb Replacement

Keep things illuminated in your inside car space.

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Garage Door Bottom Seal Replacement

This article explains all the steps that you'll need.

How to Test a Garage Door Opener Capacitor

Testing a garage door opener capacitor is a pretty simple task if you know how to hook up a voltmeter.

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How to Adjust a Garage Door Limit Switch

The limit switch controls how far the garage door opens.

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Choosing the Garage Door Opener Right for You

Add convenience and protection with an auto door opener.

Install a Pet Door in a Garage Door

Adding a pet door to an existing garage door is a relatively simple project.

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Replacing Garage Door Panels: Common Errors to Avoid

Don't replace the entire garage door when you can replace just the bad panels.

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How to Repair Peeling Paint on Steel Garage Doors

Steel garage doors can be difficult to paint.

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How to Lubricate a Garage Door

Garage doors may be the largest moving things in your home.

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Removing a Sectional Garage Door

Sectional garage door removal is best left to a specialist.

How to Adjust a Belt Drive Garage Door Opener Belt

A belt drive garage door opener uses a rubber belt instead of chain links to open the garage door, this makes it relatively soundless compared to its noisy chain-driven counterpart.

A garage door with windows.
Garage Door Window: Pros and Cons

A garage door window adds light.

How to Paint a Wood Garage Door

A freshly painted wooden garage door makes the appearance of your home look bright and fresh.

How to Adjust a Garage Door Track

A garage door track that is out of alignment can cause the door to bind or rub against its rubber molding.

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How to Install Vinyl Garage Door Trim

Vinyl garage door trim acts as a cachet between the garage door jamb and the garage door.

How to Replace a Garage Door Opener Motor

The garage door opener motor consists of the motor assembly and the motor gear. Replacing them is a project you can do yourself.

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Troubleshooting a Garage Door Opener Keypad

If your door opener has been pushing your buttons, try this.

A garage with windows.
How to Add a Garage Door Window

Install your new garage door window in five steps.

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How to Make Your Own Garage Door Screen

Making your own garage door screen is an easier project than you think.

How to Wire an Electric Garage Door Opener

While installing an electric garage door opener is a fairly easy task, it does require a little bit of wiring.

How to Insulate a Wooden Garage Door

Insulating a wooden garage door keeps cold out and heat in during the winter and heat out and the cold air in during the summer.

How to Maintain Belt Drive Garage Door Openers

The belt-driven garage door openers are a little on the expensive side amongst the different types of garage doors.

Troubleshooting a Garage Door Opener Remote Control

Believe it or not, technologies like garage door opener remote controls are supposed to make our lives easier.

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How to Repair a Garage Door Opener Keypad

Garage door electronic keypads are very convenient and useful, except when they stop working.

How to Install a Garage Door Opener Wall Button

If it is your first time installing or replacing a garage door opener wall button, don't sweat it. We've got you covered.

How to Install a Garage Door Opener Battery Backup

Installing a garage door opener battery backup is an excellent way to defend against power outages that can lock you out of your garage.

Adjusting Garage Door Opener Safety Reverse Sensor
How to Test and Adjust Garage Door Safety Sensors

Garage door safety sensors are sensitive to bangs and bashes and might tend to lose alignment if something hits them.