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old garage door rollers

What Are Garage Door Rollers & How Do You Fix Or Replace Them?

12 Mar 2019

Vital to the smooth operation of your garage door, it’s important to choose the best rollers for your door – and to maintain their quality for the future. In this…

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Staining a garage door

How to Stain a Wooden Garage Door

5 Dec 2018

A garage is not only there to house cars, but also to complement the beauty of your property. Wooden garage doors are known as traditional statement pieces, and wood stain…

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How to Paint a Garage Door

24 Sep 2018

Give your garage a fresh new look – a lick of paint is often all you need to protect your garage door from the elements, maintain its quality and upgrade…

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Lubricating a metal garage door

How To Clean & Maintain Your Garage Door

10 Apr 2018

Extending the life of your garage door is simple, yet upkeep is often overlooked by many homeowners. But you shouldn’t wait until something goes wrong with your garage door before…

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how to fix a noisy garage door

How To Fix A Noisy Garage Door

6 Dec 2017

Whether it’s screeching, rattling or grinding, if your garage door is too loud it won’t make you too popular with the neighbours. Noisy garage doors are usually the result of…

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garage doors winter maintenance

Garage Doors Winter Maintenance Guide

1 Dec 2016

Oh, the weather outside is frightful… It’s that time of year again, with strong winds, increased rain and dropping temperatures. Yes, winter is here – and so is our garage…

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Replace Or Repair Your Garage Door Panel?

16 Nov 2015

One of the most common questions asked here at Doormatic is whether it’s better to repair or replace a damaged garage door panel. And the answer greatly depends on a…

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How To Remove Grease and Oil Stains From Your Garage Floor

24 Aug 2015

For many of you, you will have noticed that working in the garage can often lead to a lot of oil and grease spillage. However, you do not need to…

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How To Prolong The Life Of Your Garage Door

22 Jun 2015

We’re all aware of the proactive steps we need to take in order to extend the life of our cars and our other important electricals, and even when we’re going…

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NEVER pay for service again: The Expert Service Guide

22 Apr 2015

Make no mistake, your garage door is the largest moving part in your entire home, and is used frequently at any hour, throughout all of the yearly seasons. In order…

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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Replace Your Garage Door

11 Jan 2015

Your old garage door has stuck by you through blizzardy cold winters and sizzling hot summers.   But there comes a time when a replacement is necessary, and here are…

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5 Top Garage Door Maintenance Tips You Need To Know For Winter

24 Aug 2014

With the howling winds and never ending rainfall, the winter season often feels like the longest season of them all, and for many homeowners it’s the time where they “winterize”…

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