Signs Its Time to Replace Your Garage Door

Signs It's Time to Replace Your Garage DoorThe garage door is one of the main focal points of a home when viewed from the curb. If your garage door isn't providing adequate support to your curb appeal, it likely is hurting it and detracting from the beauty of your home. If you are experiencing any of these signs, it may be time to invest in a new garage door.

Excessive Noise

It is normal for some garage doors to have a tolerable amount of noise associated with their operation. However, once the noise becomes excessive and noticeably worse, it could signal a serious problem. With incurred maintenance costs that will keep coming, it often just makes more sense to replace an old garage door with a newer model.

Visible Cracking or Rot

Over time, poorly maintained garage doors can begin warping, cracking or even rotting depending on the type of material used in the construction of your garage door. This occurrence is most prevalent in wood constructed garage door due to the unique property of the material. However, cold weather and extended use can also crack other materials if poorly built.

Dated Design

If you have an older garage door, your home's value and curb appeal may be suffering. A dated garage door design can greatly reduce the aesthetic qualities of your home with very little effort. Don’t be held back by your old door anymore, replace it with a new one!

Difficult Operation

If it seems like it is continually getting harder to close or open your garage door, it could be time to replace the entire system. In some cases, replacing the entire garage door system is easier than fixing the many problems that may be plaguing it. Plus you get the added security and durability features that weren't available when you last bought your garage door!

If you are trying interested in a new garage door system or you are experiencing issues with your garage door opener, give us a call! In the greater Tulsa area—including Broken Arrow, Owasso, Bixby, Jenks, Sand Springs, Bartlesville and more—you can call us at (918) 234-DOOR. In the Oklahoma City area, you can call us at (405) 525-DOOR. In Southern OKC—including Moore, Norman and more—call (405) 848-6700. In Edmond or Stillwater, call (405) 348-2000.