Garage Door Installation Facts

Posted on: October 31st, 2013

How To Install Garage Doors

Garage Door Installation Oklahoma City: Among all types of garage doors (wooden, plastic, PVC, glass or metal), metal ones are the most difficult to install as the metal itself is the hardest building material. Therefore, if you want to buy a garage door from Edmond, El Reno, Mustang, OKC, Oklahoma city, Piedmont or Yukon, made of aluminium or steel, allow the specialists to deal with its installation. Not only that they are very good at this, but if you deal with garage door installation, and you don’t do it well, you can lose the door’s warranty. So let the installation company to do its job.

First, the specialists will measure the gap where they will have to install the door just to make sure that the door fits that gap. If we talk about a roller door, for example, specialists will install the rails that will run when you open and close the door. If it is a tilting door, the experts will make holes along the door’s gap to be able to assemble the system that will hold the door in place when it’s going to open. The manufacturer’s instructions should be followed in any situation. The manufacturer knows his merchandise better than those who install it (especially because from time to time manufacturers improve their merchandise), so it is compulsory that the professionals read the garage door installation instructions.

Garage doors come with a specific kit, containing nails, nuts, bolts, hinges and more. All these must be assembled and installed according to the owner’s manual door. A garage door is usually installed starting from the bottom. When the structure is ready to install the door, the specialists will introduce it; in general this requires more people, because metal doors are very heavy.

At the end of the operation, those who installed your garage door have to check everything to make sure that the door will work properly.

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