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Routine Maintenance Checks


Now that the autumn weather is here, it is time to make essential maintenance checks and repairs to your garage doors. The colder weather that will be approaching fast in the coming weeks can play havoc with your garage door, so to ensure that it remains in working order it is vital checks are made.

As leading experts in Garage Doors installations and repairs, Bradford Garage Doors team have seen it all over the years and routinely get calls each winter from Bradford residents who haven’t checked their doors and have problems.

Below are some of the key things you should do each year to ensure that your garage door, however old, remains in tip top condition year on year.

Lubrication of any metal parts is important as the moisture in the cold and damp air can cause it to stiffen and not work. If it is not well lubricated, the chances of it becoming unusable are increased.

When you are checking the lubrication of the doors, you should also try as best possible to ensure that the doors are clean and clear of any debris.  Removing leaves, cobwebs and any other dirt which could restrict movement is also highly recommended.

If you notice any issues with your garage door it is important you contact a professional garage door company like ourselves to deal with any problems. Our team are experienced and can be on site asap to help with your issues.

For more information on any of the recommendations we have made, or if you would like to know how to carry out a maintenance check, please do not hesitate to contact one of our team today by calling 01274 352 303.

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