The most important thing to realize about garage door springs is it’s always a repair best left to a professional. These springs are under an incredible amount of tension. If one should snap, it can cause serious bodily injury or even death. A professional garage door service has both the expertise and proper tools necessary to do the job safely and effectively. You should visually inspect the springs every few months, however. Look for any signs of rust, fraying or other signs of wear and tear. If there’s anything concerning, contact us for a garage door inspection. The risk is just not worth a trip to the emergency room! Be safe.