Broken Spring Replacement

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Broken Spring Replacement – Residential and commercial Garage doors are usually uses either a torsion spring or extension springs to lift or counter balance the weight of the garage door. While Torsion springs offer the best life expectancy, they are dangerous and should only be replaced by a trained garage door repair specialist. Extension springs mostly used on smaller garage doors, or where headroom may be an issue. In order to get your garage door balanced and aligned, you must use the right size of springs. For instant, if your garage door weighs 130 pounds, then you need to use a spring or a pair of springs with 130 pounds of lift force.


Torsion Garage Door Spring Replacement – Torsion spring replacement is a dangerous task mostly because people do not have the proper tools and training to put tension on the springs.

Garage door torsion springs are mounted above the garage door opening on a bar right In the middle of the opening. On each end of the bar attached a drum with lift cables that are attached to the bottom of the door. Smaller garage doors only require one spring, but bigger overhead doors will require two springs. Torsion spring life span determined by a few things: the wire gage, the overall length of the spring, the diameter of the spring and the quality of the metal.

Extension Garage Door Springs – Extension springs are not entirely safe either. If you do not properly secure both ends of the cables that run through the pulley on an extension spring system, the spring can fly off with great force and injure the person when they are extended in closing the garage door. Dealing with high tension springs in a job that should be left for professionals.

Elk Garage Doors technicians carry only high quality springs and will always recommend the best match for your garage door and will back the torsion springs with 5 years warranty.

It does not meter what is your garage door spring system you have on your garage door, Garage Door Repair Eagan MN technicians are qualified and trained to take care of your problem with swift, friendly and professional service that will keep your garage door operating properly for many years to come.



Eagan Garage Door Repairs offers Broken Spring spring replacement service in the following areas:

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