Having a Garage Door Panel Repair is common because overtime accidents do happen. You would be surprised what a little, well, a not so little tap can do to the look and integrity of you garage door. It doesn’t matter if its a long or short raised garage door panel repair, the end results is restoring your garage door to its original look.
The first thing that you need to do is check the damage. If the garage door is dented, you will need to replace the panel. If there are any other damages, such as a broken sensor or malfunctioning motor, they will also need to be addressed. Once you have assessed the damage and determined that it’s just a dent in the panel, you will want to fix it.
Garage Door Panel Repair in Austin TX
Garage door panel repair is a common task our Greater Austin based company assists home owners with. If your on the fence it’s best to not hold off. It will leave a dent on the panel or possibly lead to a a broken spring. On the other hand, If you have an old garage door that needs to be replaced because it’s worn out or outdated, or if your new home has no garage doors at all and needs some installation work done, then you might need a new or replacement garage door installed.
When you are looking for garage door panel repair in Austin TX, there are a few things that you need to consider. The first is the situation of your car. If it is still in the garage, then a dent on the door may not be an issue at all. However, if your car is outside, then you will want to get this fixed right away because it may be damaged and dangerous to drive.
If your car was not involved in the accident and the dent is on the panel of your door, then there are some things that you can do to fix this problem on your own. You can use a hair dryer or heat gun to gently warm up the metal so it will bend back into place without breaking. You can also use a plunger handle or rubber mallet.
How old is your garage door? For older doors made of wood and steel the have windows, and various types of raised shape panels their life time span are both about 20 years. Remember most doors if metal, wood, fiberglass still for the most part have to endure years and in some cases of extreme weather changes.
If a garage door panel repair is not what your after but, a home remodel is the case this is a time where real transformations of the door can complete the update of home with its new looks. Call our Greater Austin Garage Door Company and we will be happy to give you an estimate and also help assisting you with finding the prefect new garage door for your home.