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1800 Garage Door Repair offers several features with respect to garage door repair. In this section, we outline the types of garage door openers, technological advances, and garage door repair services.

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    Types of Garage Door Openers

    Garage door openers come in different types with different mechanical features and usability. As a result of technological advances, door openers continue to advance in features and functionalities. The following types of garage door openers are currently available in the market.

    • Chain-drive opener

    These door openers have chains connecting the trolley to the motor. They are usually very loud due to the metal to metal contact. However, their prices are lower.

    • Jackshaft-drive opener

    They are installed with a 24v DC motor. They are used in large doors and have the advantage of keeping the ceiling free for other uses such as overhead storage. They are therefore built for garages with low or high ceilings. They are, however, very expensive.

    • Belt-drive openers

    They use a rubber belt, are quieter and are characterized by smooth motion.

    • Direct drive opener

    They have a stronger steel rail with a stationary chain. With only one part that moves, they are the quietest of all available door openers.

    • Screw-drive opener

    This type of door opener uses a trolley, threaded steel rod, and motor system only. It makes a lot of noise and requires little maintenance attention.

    New Technological Upgrades in garage Door openers

    Advancing technologies have seen a great improvement in garage door openers over time. The available technological upgrades in garage door particularly include:

    1. Integration of a “rolling code” security feature
    2. Reduction of noise
    3. Power backup using an emergency battery
    4. Smartphone access

    Door Repair Service for Your Broken Garage Door Opener

    When your garage door opener brakes, it exposes your valuables to insecurity, and you may remain locked out or inside for an unknown period of time, which comes with a lot of inconveniences. Our experts will solve this by first unscrewing the old broken door lock. Remove the screws, attaching the door lock to the door cylinder.

    Once the opener is removed, 1800 Garage Door Repair experts will inspect the lock system and identify the level of damage caused. We will replace the cylinder with the appropriate size and brand of a door cylinder or opener knob. We will always ensure the cylinder is screwed up more securely and that your garage door opener is safe.

    Whether your garage door is ruined and cannot open at all or not opening up with a remote, 1800 Garage Door Repair has the solution and will make sure you can use your garage door again immediately. Call us today.

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    Brands we work with:

    • Clopay;
    • Amarr;
    • Liftmaster;
    • Raynor;
    • Wayne Dalton;
    • Windsor;
    • Craftsman;
    • Chamberlain;
    • Genie;
    • Accessmaster;
    • Artisan;
    • Richards-Wilcox;
    • Garaga;
    • C.H.I;
    • Stanley.

    Frequently Asked Questions
    Do you work on weekends?
    We work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year including weekends. Also, you can call us 24/7.
    What services do you offer?
    We are proud to offer our customers residential, commercial garage door repair, replacement, installation. We also repair openers, springs, rollers, cables, keyboards.
    Do you provide emergency services?
    We are open 24 hours a day and can contact you at any time if you need an emergency garage door repair.
    How to choose a good garage door company?
    The best thing to do is to check reviews, to call them, to find signs indicating that the company is legal and reputable, insured and licensed.
    Do you have a warranty?
    We have a minimum annual warranty for new doors and openers. We also offer a five year spring warranty.

    What People Think About Us

    Samuel R.
    My garage door wouldn't open and I called 1800 Garage Doors! The tech was on time. There was no way to push them about. They did a great job. Recommend!
    John H.
    Highly recommend 1800 Garage Doors, my garage opener didn't work. I called them and they fixed my garage door that same day.!
    Alex R.
    Fast service. Great installer. Thanks, set up all my remotes, and cleaned up after done, thanks.

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