In our experience, most pets and children are afraid of garage doors. They emit loud sounds from the motor and it can always be startling to be exposed to the weather outside. Because of how loud and large garage doors are, it’s no surprise that pets are terrified of them. However, we understand that having […]
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Safety for the Convenience of a Garage Space
Most garage owners love having the extra space attached to their home. You can easily store anything in your garage and still make room to park your vehicle inside. A garage also offers a safe space for your beloved car or drum set. The kids wants to start a band with their neighborhood friends? Go […]
Help Prevent Garage Fires with These Safety Tips
While the leading cause of garage fires involves electrical malfunctions, certain other hazards lurk in the garage that can be just as dangerous. It’s important to take certain precautionary steps to ensure that your garage is as fire-proof as possible. Keep your home and family safe by sticking to the following guidelines: 1)Store fuel, chemicals, […]
The Dangers of a Garage Door Off Track
Watch Out for a Stuck and Crooked Garage Door We only truly appreciate the importance of a garage door once it breaks down. Though they’re probably one of the most well-made parts of your home, a garage door is prone to occasional repairs. One of the most common issues you’ll likely come across as a […]
Watch out for Fraudulent Garage Door Repair Companies
Learn How to Protect Yourself From Repair Fraud As reported a few years ago by Dallas News, garage repair fraud is a very real problem. In the report, an elderly couple hired a repairman for a simple job of programming his remote. This should have costed less than $100 but the customer was left with […]
What’s the Difference Between Torsion and Extension Springs?
Your average garage door is made up of dozens of parts that work in unison so you don’t have to manually lift it. One of the most important parts of your door – and most dangerous – is the spring. Without it, your automatic overhead door opener would be rendered useless. If you’re interested in […]
Have You Performed a Safety Inspection for Your Garage Door?
The Importance of Frequent Garage Door Inspections At EDH-Serrano, your safety is our first priority. With June being the official garage door safety month, we wanted to offer some tips on staying safe around your door. One of the most important things to remember when it comes to garage doors is their weight. While it […]