WA Garage Doors and Gates understands how stressful it is when your garage door is off track and doesn’t close all the way. Not only does it expose your home to security risks, an off track garage door can be a blight upon your neighborhood, and a symptom of a bigger problem in your garage.
As the largest city in Snohomish County, Everett is home to nearly 103,019 residents, and the largest public marina in the United States on the west coast. Many Everett residents work, trade, and enjoy their time at the Port of Everett, an international shipping port.
Out of the 41,312 homeowners of Everett, 30.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them. It is crucial that these families call WA Garage Doors and Gates immediately if their garage door is off track. A misaligned garage door that doesn’t hit the ground all the way is a huge threat to your home’s security.
How do I put my garage door back on track?
WA Garage Doors and Gates recommends leaving garage door off track repairs to our licensed, insured, and bonded professionals. A garage door can weigh over 200lbs and easily crush you, your family, or assets in your garage. Once your request has been received, our experts will quickly and carefully put your garage door back on track by following these steps:
Garage Door Opener
WA Garage Doors and Gates will disconnect the garage door from it’s opener by pulling the rope that connects the door.
Opening Garage Door Manually
The door will be opened manually so our technicians can see where the wheel is jumping the track. WA Garage Doors and Gates will then snap locking pliers onto the track to act as a stop.
Garage Door Back On Track
The outside edge of the track will be pulled with pliers so the door and wheels can be put back on track. Once the door is set, the track will be hammered back into position, and the pliers removed.
Check Garage Door
Voila! Your garage door is back on track. It will be tested multiple times to ensure the garage door does not go off track again and the problem has been fixed.
To prevent your garage door from going off track again, WA Garage Doors and Gates suggests performing preventative maintenance, such as examining the brackets and looking for loose screws or bolts. Don’t hesitate to call our 24/7 friendly customer service line if you have any questions about your off track garage door.
What other services does WA Garage Doors and Gates provide?
Garage door off track is just one of the many services WA Garage Doors and Gates performs for the 23,282 families that live in Everett households. We are proud to provide the following garage door services to King County:
Automatic Garage Door Installation
Commercial Garage Door Installation
Garage Door Repair
o Garage Door Sensor and Opener
o Garage Door Damaged or Missing Panel
o Garage Door Broken Springs
o Garage Door Snapped or Loose Cable
Call WA Garage Doors and Gates today for a free quote on any of our services. Garage door repairs and installation does not have to be stressful or expensive. For the most trusted garage door company in Washington, choose WA Garage Doors and Gates.