Is it time for a new garage door? Top 5 reasons to replace your garage door
Don't waste your money for nothing. Get to know these top 5
You know that there’s something wrong with your garage door when your garage door guy becomes another household member. You have two options: one, is to waste money on continuous repair. The other is to have a new garage door installed.
We’ve listed up these top 5 reasons for you to replace your garage door with a new one.
If your current garage door was installed more than 7 years ago.
Most garage door have a life span of 5 to 7 years. Even if your garage door was properly maintained, it is a good idea to replace your garage door every 7 years.
In addition, garage door technologies are ever changing and newer models are safer and easier to use. Why taking a risk with an outdated garage door?
If you find yourself parking outside more than inside your garage.
Your garage door won’t open. Again… You just had your garage door fixed last week and now again it’s not working.
When you get to the point that your garage door fails too many times, it is a good idea to have it replaced. It the long run it will save you a lot of money.
If you have children or pets.
Unfortunately, most accidents happen at home. A garage door uses heavy components and moving parts. The last thing you want is for the door to catastrophically fail when one of your children or pets are around.
Many of us also use the garage space for entertaining and other activities. It’s a good idea to have a new garage door for maximum protection.
A new garage door can increase your home value.
Garage doors technologies are continually changing and upgraded. New models, new materials and even intirely new ways to control and maintain your garage door are new available.
Maybe it’s time for a wooden garage door or even glass one? Should I add windows or go the industrial look? There are countless ways to upgrade your garage door.
Smart home? Smart garage!
Today it’s becoming more and more common to see smart home in our neighborhood. One key element people tend to forget to incorporate in their smart homes is the garage. There are many options to upgrade your garage and add Wi-Fi connectivity to your garage door.
You could control the door from your smartphoe and even have security cameras added. You can even have the garage door open automatically when you arrive to your home.
Whatever the reason you choose to change your garage door, don’t forget, a new garage door will not replace the need for having your garage door maintained on a regular base.