Archive for the ‘Garage Doors Pontefract’ Category

Vertico Garage Doors

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

If headroom is an issue for your garage door, it is worth considering a modern solution to this practically ancient problem. Vertico garage doors, for example, help you make the most of the size of your garage by folding up into slats, which slide to the side of the door, instead of to the top. The amount of headroom required for these garage doors to open is therefore minimal, allowing even the smallest garages to benefit from the added security and convenience of an automatic garage door. (more…)

Important Routine Checks for Garage Doors

Saturday, October 2nd, 2010

Here are some important checks and maintenance work you should carry out every few months.

Tracks

1. Check for damage. Minor damage to the tracks can be beaten out using a rubber mallet. Serious damage, however, will warrant a replacement of the part, as heavily damaged tracks are highly dangerous. (more…)

Why Does My Electric Door Stop Opening?

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Sometimes doors get stuck and there are various reasons why. If, for example, the force sensors are playing up, the door will typically open a short way and then close again. In doors that don’t have a reversing safety mechanism, this can also result in the door simply stopping. This will either require the tuning of the sensors or a minor repair to the safety mechanism. (more…)