How to Repair Garage Door Springs and Cables?

Garage doors can be damaged in many ways, but most of them are easy to repair. But, talking about the tension spring issues is more serious.

What does a garage door tension spring do?

Garage door tension springs are designed to lift heavy doors and can cause injury if not properly taken care of.

How can you fix a tension spring in your garage door?

You can easily rebuild your entire torsion spring system with the right tools and following instructions. This article will show you how to replace garage door springs for the most common type, those that mount on a bracket above your garage door.

It’s a good idea to get a few estimates from professionals before spending hours on your garage door repair.

Start your garage door spring replacement project with a measurement of the springs (length, diameter). Next, measure the width of your door. Be sure to include the trip, labor, and parts charges in your quote.



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