Garage Door Spring Replacement in Columbus, OH
If your garage door is not opening or closing properly, it’s possible that you need to replace your garage door spring. Unfortunately, garage door spring replacement is a delicate and potentially dangerous process that normally requires an experienced professional.
At The Hamilton Parker Company, we offer a variety of garage door repair services—ensuring that your garage door always operates safely and efficiently. So if you’re wondering whether you need garage spring door repair, replacement, or adjustment, we can help.
Call The Hamilton Parker Company for garage door repair in Columbus today.
Garage Door Extension Springs
Depending on what type of garage door you have, your garage door springs can usually be found on both sides of your garage door and help it open and close. When you’re having issues opening and closing your garage door, it’s often because the garage door spring requires adjustment.
However, most garage door springs only operate for a certain number of cycles (one opening and closing sequence is considered a cycle.), and you’ll likely need garage replacement spring replacement.
How often you need garage door spring replacement will depend on a number of factors, including what type of garage door you have and what type and size of garage door spring you have.
Most single, residential garage doors use garage door extension springs. If you need garage door extension spring replacement in Columbus, OH, call The Hamilton Parker Company today.
Garage Door Torsion Springs
Garage door torsion springs are generally used on heavier, double garage doors and commercial garage doors. In general, garage door torsion springs are more difficult to replace than garage door extension springs. For garage door torsion springs especially, DIY garage door spring replacement is NOT recommended.
A garage door spring stores a lot of tension, so attempting to repair a garage door spring yourself or perform garage door spring replacement yourself is not recommended and can be highly dangerous. In addition, garage door spring replacement is a two person job and should never be attempted alone.
In general, most garage door torsion springs will last 3-7 years depending on how frequently you use your garage door. However, you can potentially extend the lifespan of your garage door torsion springs by practicing proper garage door maintenance. This includes checking, adjusting, and lubricating your garage door’s many components, including the garage door springs. Call The Hamilton Parker Company to sign up for a preventative garage door maintenance plan in Columbus, OH today.
Schedule Garage Door Spring Replacement in Columbus, OH
The Hamilton Parker Company has been providing the Columbus, Ohio area with professional and dependable garage door installation, repair, and maintenance for more than 75 years. Don’t risk voiding your garage door warranty by repairing DIY garage door spring replacement! Contact us today.