Yakima's Commercial & Residential Door Specialists

SERVING YAKIMA, KLICKITAT & KITTITAS COUNTIES IN CENTRAL WASHINGTON
Angie Beaudry
Angie Beaudry
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These guys were fantastic!!! I had an issue with my garage door and they were able to accommodate me on the same day..... very respectful and knowledgeable technicians!!! I appreciate quality work and service!
John Mullen
John Mullen
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You won't find better ok for all you door needs. Jack has years of experience and his guys know the technical stuff too. Call them and see
CANDACE SPIDLE
CANDACE SPIDLE
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Very timely and professional....came out and installed a very large shop door in only two days!!!!! Very impressed with the customer service!
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COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL DOOR SALES, INSTALLATION & SERVICE

SERVING YAKIMA, KLICKITAT & KITTITAS COUNTIES IN CENTRAL WASHINGTON

Yakima's Commercial & Residential Door Specialists

COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL DOOR SALES, INSTALLATION & SERVICE

SERVING YAKIMA, KLICKITAT & KITTITAS COUNTIES IN CENTRAL WASHINGTON

Yakima's Commercial & Residential Door Specialists

COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL DOOR SALES, INSTALLATION & SERVICE

How to Determine if Your Garage Door Should be Repaired or Replaced

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If your garage door shows signs of wear and tear, you may be thinking about whether it’s time for repairs or an outright replacement. In either case, addressing issues with your garage door as soon as possible is critical as it’s an integral part of your home’s overall safety and curb appeal.

Overhead Door Company of Yakima™, Yakima’s commercial and residential door specialists, shares what to do if you hear unusual noises, see visible damage, or experience other issues so you can make the best choice for your garage door’s efficiency and longevity.

Signs of Wear and Tear: Evaluating the Condition

You should regularly check your garage door for signs of wear and tear. Look for visible rust on metal components, dents, surface damage, worn weather stripping, and general wear on moving parts.

Rust should be addressed right away, as it compromises structural integrity. Dents and damaged components can impact both aesthetics and functionality. Even problems that seem small, like worn weather stripping, can lead to moisture issues.

Regularly checking for these indicators allows you to address wear and tear promptly with targeted repairs or installing a new garage door, depending on the extent of the damage.

Identifying Operational Issues with Your Garage Door

Operational and performance issues are typically noticeable right away. You may hear unusual noises, notice slow movement, or have difficulty opening and closing the door. These performance concerns may stem from issues with springs, cables, or the opener mechanism.

Identifying and addressing these operational glitches promptly will ensure the safety and efficiency of the door and also aid in determining whether repairs will resolve the issues or if a replacement is a more sensible solution.

Consider Cost-Effective Repairs vs. Long-Term Investment

As you assess your garage door, consider the cost of repairs versus replacement. Evaluate the cost-effectiveness of addressing specific issues through repairs against the potential benefits of a long-term investment in a new door.

Balancing short-term expenses with a new garage door’s durability and enhanced features allows you to make a financially sound decision. This thoughtful analysis ensures that your choice aligns with your immediate budget and the lasting value and efficiency you seek for your home.

Consider your garage door’s age, condition, and the repair cost. A skilled and trusted garage door technician will provide a recommendation, but ultimately, deciding on repairs versus replacement is up to you.

Trust Overhead Door Company of Yakima™ to Diagnose and Address Your Garage Door Problems

Trust is the most important factor when deciding whether to repair or replace your residential garage door. Overhead Door Company of Yakima™ offers expertise beyond just diagnosing your door’s problems; we offer insights, options, and tailored solutions for your home.

With a commitment to excellence, we are your partner in making an informed decision for your garage door’s longevity, functionality, and aesthetic appeal. Whether you decide to repair your existing door or replace it with something more modern and efficient, we are the local trusted source of top-quality products and service that’s second to none.

Reach out to our garage door experts today!

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