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Is It Time for a Garage Door Replacement?

When your garage door starts to show its age, you might be wondering if it can keep going or if it needs to be replaced. On average, a garage door lasts somewhere between 10-15 years, but you can get even more out of your garage doors with proper care, maintenance and a good garage door opener. If you are on the fence between the garage door staying and the garage door being replaced, here are a few things to ask yourself to determine if it’s time for a garage door replacement. Can my garage door be updated? A garage door...
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Garage Door Maintenance: How to Make Sure it Gets Done!

With so many things going on in our busy lives, it’s hard to remember to cram one more thing into our schedule, even if that thing has the potential to save us both time and money. Your garage door needs garage door maintenance just like other mechanical parts need to keep running smoothly. Furthermore, the garage door is the largest moving part in the majority of homes and is often also the most used entrance in homes. When you ensure that your garage door maintenance is done at least once every year, you don’t have to worry as much...
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What to Do When You Need Emergency Garage Door Repairs

Imagine the following scene. You are getting ready to leave for work, and the morning has already felt more than rushed. You are struggling to get out the door and finally into your car when your garage door fails to open. Suddenly, you’re not only running late, but you might just be trapped unless you can find someone to help you with an emergency garage door repair! If you are in this situation, knowing what to do can make all the difference between being stuck in your garage and being on your way. First, try to prevent emergency garage...
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Updating Your Garage Doors on a Budget

Did you know that one of the best things you can do to your home when it comes to return on your investment is to spend money on the exterior of your home? Things like landscaping, new doors, and making your home’s exterior look fresh and current can work wonders for the curb appeal of your home. Whether you plan on selling your home in a few months or in a few years, updating your garage doors is relatively easy and can provide you with a lasting impact that goes a long way. You don’t need to buy new...
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Tips to Avoid Garage Door Repair in the Future

Much as we like to avoid it, sometimes repairs are inevitable. However, there are also times when repairs like garage door repairs are completely avoidable. We use our garage doors every day, often multiple times per day, and avoiding garage door repair where we can is great for anyone who has a garage door. Here at Doors by Nalley, Inc., we have a few tips that can help you avoid pesky garage door repairs that can take up precious time and energy. Be careful what you put in your garage. While garages are often a catch-all for storage solutions, be...
you need a garage door replacement

Signs that You Need Garage Door Replacement

We at Doors by Nalley, Inc. know that you want to take good care of your home. One area of the home that is often neglected is the garage. Your garage is an important space that protects your vehicle and other possessions from the elements, but its protection is only as effective as your garage door. If you are experiencing difficulties with your garage door, it can be difficult to tell if you need to have it repaired or just replaced altogether. To help you make that judgement call, our team has put together this list of signs that...