Garage Door Repair: DIY or Hire a Professional?

Garage Door Repair: DIY or Hire a Professional?

Your garage door is the gateway to your home or business. Garage doors are the unsung heroes that keep us safe, protect us and our belongings from harsh weather and greedy thieves, and keep our vehicles in tip-top shape. If your garage door is not working, you likely will want some speedy garage door repair.  Many home or business owners opt to handle garage door repair themselves, while others prefer hiring a professional.  If you are caught somewhere in the middle on what to do for your garage door repair, check out the article below where we explore both...
Garage Doors to Upgrade Your Curb Appeal

Garage Doors to Upgrade Your Curb Appeal

Garage doors take up a lot of surface area on the front of your home.  Why is this important?  Well, if your garage doors look less than appealing, they are going to make your home look less than appealing.  Whether you are looking to sell your home, remodel, or just taking some extra pride in ownership, quality garage doors will absolutely upgrade your home’s curb appeal. If you are on a budget, garage door repairs or a fresh coat of paint can make a real difference. You will likely need to hire a professional for a repair but painting...
Essential Loading Dock Equipment for Your Business

Essential Loading Dock Equipment for Your Business

If you have a loading dock, it is likely a key part of your business and facility.  This is where the stuff (whatever your stuff may be) comes in and/or out.  No loading dock is complete without some loading dock equipment essentials. Essential Loading Dock Equipment:  Dock Bumpers:  Dock bumpers are laminated or rubber tools that protect your facility by absorbing the impact in the event a truck or trailer gets a little too close.  No loading dock equipment list is complete without dock bumpers. Dock Seals: Dock seals work with dock bumpers to close the gap between the...
Industrial Garage Door Parts: What You Need to Know

Industrial Garage Door Parts: What You Need to Know

You may be an owner of an industrial garage door, but do you know much about industrial garage door parts? Having a basic knowledge of industrial garage door parts can help you if/when you have an issue with your door, need a repair, or a part replacement. Our team of experts here at Doors by Nalley of Lake Norman, Inc. has outlined all of the basic information on industrial garage door parts below. First, it is important to know the different between a regular garage door and an industrial garage door.  Industrial garage doors are typically in businesses such...
Commercial Doors: The Basics

Commercial Doors: The Basics

Depending on what type of business you are in, you may have a need for commercial doors.  Examples of businesses that may need commercial doors are mechanics, car dealerships, manufacturing plants, shipping and storing industries, office buildings, schools, government buildings and more.  Today, our team of experts has compiled a basic overview of commercial doors. First off, commercial doors come in a wide variety of different materials, features, styles, sizes, technology and more to fit the specific need of the business or industry.  Some common materials used to make commercial doors include steel, wood, aluminum, glass, and fiberglass. Next,...