For many families, the garage door gets used more than the homes main entrance. Your Neighborhood Garage Door Repair team has some advice to help you decide when it is time to get a new garage door. Having the convenience of using your garage is something we’ve all come to enjoy.
Fixing a Broken Garage Door
It is frustrating to have a garage door that is no longer working. Over the years tracks can get bent or broken keeping your door from working. You’ll love the convenience of hitting a button and having the ability to enter or exit anytime you want.
Reduce Your Frustration
Garage doors rarely fail all at once. They start to intermittently show signs that a problem is developing. When you need to go somewhere it is very frustrating to find your door doesn’t want to open or close. You’ll notice that it starts to operate slower, gets more noise, and may start vibrating.
Keep Your Belongings Safe
Older doors are not as secure as newer ones. A look on YouTube will shock you to see how easy it is for thieves to break into an older garage door. If you want to keep belongings stored in your garage sale, a new garage door will definitely be more secure.
Improve Your Security
Garage doors have joined the age of new technology. New doors can have constant rolling security codes and keypads. You can watch your garage from an app on your SmartPhone and operate the door from anywhere in the world.
If you can’t remember whether you closed your garage door, you can check it on your phone. If you want to open the garage to a delivery person you can do that with your app while sitting at your desk working. It’s amazing convenience and will keep you and your family secure.
Reducing Your Energy Usage
A new door can have better insulation. Better insulation will reduce your energy usage in winter and summer. It is a long term energy saving change.
Updating Your Homes Exterior
Like anything else, the style of garage doors changes over time. An updated door gives the exterior of your home a new look that you’ll enjoy every time you pull into your driveway.
Increase Your Homes Value
Are you trying to sell your home? If your home has an attached garage it is taking up at least 25% of your homes frontage. It’s the first thing people see when they pull into your driveway. A new garage door can update the exterior of your home, making it look maintained and well cared for.
In an afternoon installation of a new garage door can be done. Studies show homeowners recover the costs of a new garage door by the increase in the value of their home.
Call Us To Learn More
If you want to learn more about the advantages of new garage doors give your Neighborhood Garage Door Repair team a call. We would love to show you what’s new and walk you through the choices available to update and improve your home.