Unless you have really researched garage doors, you probably don’t know that there are numerous amounts of different types of garage door springs. These springs help with the process of opening and closing your garage door. The garage door springs counterbalance the door so it opens more smoothly.
Springs are a very important part of your garage door, and they must be properly maintained in order for your door to continue working well.
It can be very time consuming, confusing, and dangerous to change your garage door springs by yourself. We definitely recommend calling us to come out and take care of it for you, but if you want to take on the task yourself here are a few things to know. I am not going to go over the specifics in this blog, we will do that in additional blogs.
These are just some basic things to know when thinking about replacing or repairing garage door springs.
Let’s start with the different types of garage door springs.
Standard Torsion Springs
EZ-Set Torsion Springs
Steel Rolling Door Torsion Springs
One-Piece Curtain Door Torsion Springs
Sectional Garage Door Extension Springs
One-Piece Garage Door Extension Springs
All of these springs work in slightly different ways, and this is where you should start your journey.
Find out what type of springs your garage door already has and decide if those springs are doing what you want them to.
For more info on what each of the different springs are like go here www.ddmgaragedoors.com/springs/garage-door-springs.php