Mission is a truly picturesque forest community with a thriving, young population. Yet despite the peaceful, family-friendly atmosphere, recent years have seen a worrying increase in residential crimes. It is important for homeowners to upgrade their security and make sure their loved ones and possessions are safe.
Many people store all kinds of valuables in their garage– from their vehicles to sports equipment and tools. As part of your general home security, it is good to check the state of the garage doors regularly to make sure everything is safe and sound.
Why Call the Professionals?
It is tempting today to try to do all home repairs yourself or call a friend to help. After all, there are YouTube videos for everything, right? DIYing may be a good thing when a wall needs painting or a door handle needs repair, but it can be very dangerous when dealing with a garage doors.
Firstly, you can risk injury when trying to fix a residential garage door yourself. Most garage doors weigh upwards of a hundred and eighty kilograms. The garage door torsion spring carries enough potential energy to move this mass quickly and easily. So, you can imagine the damage that the energy can do to your hand in case of an accident. Our experts have dealt with hundreds of garage doors, and they know how to stay safe. That is why it makes sense to let us repair the springs, cables and motor while you stay safe because your safety comes first.
An amateur also risks making the problem worse. Watching a YouTube video cannot replace the training our experts have had in the garage door repair field. A mistake can lead to you having to spend even more money in the long run. It is especially important to call in the professionals when your garage door is still under warranty, as attempting to repair the door as an amateur could void your warranty.
Thrifty Garage Door Repair Can Help?
An amateur job could result in compromising the safety of the door. If a gap is left and the door does not close all the way, security becomes an issue. Thieves can push a piece of wire beneath the door and hook the emergency release. They could also pry the door open using a lever inside the gap.
As an avid DIY homeowner, there are a few things you can do. For instance, set up a monthly maintenance schedule and lubricate all the moving parts. You can also clean any dirt off the rollers to keep them running smoothly. Then, dust the tracks and all around the frame. This will minimize repair costs and keep your garage door running smoothly. For any problems beyond this, though, it is highly recommended that you call the professionals.
Call Thrifty Garage Door Repair Today:-
We offer 24-hour emergency services. Homeowners often have issues with their garage doors at the most inconvenient times, for instance with the garage door opener just before a big meeting! Call us any time of the day or night.
We are a locally based, family-owned business with the personal touch. Thrifty provides superior residential garage door repair services in the Greater Vancouver area, so why not give us a no-obligation call and ask about our same day service?
We know that as a homeowner you already have many expenses which is why we always try to keep our costs as low as possible, while still providing excellent service and quality materials because client satisfaction guaranteed.
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We provide cost-effective maintenance services as well. Why wait for something to go wrong when our technicians can service your door and its components at regular intervals? For quick and efficient garage door service, give us a call today at 604-901-7676. Our helpful staff is always happy to provide a free estimate.