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Questions and Answers about Garage Door Repairs

Check our FAQ page, to find answers to the common questions you may looking for.

Will The Garage Door Work Without Sensors?

No,  In the United States, all garage doors must be equipped with safety features like sensors.

All garage doors are required to have safety features, such as garage door sensors, under U.S. Federal Law UL 325. There are other safety tools, but sensors are the most widely used.

Are Garage Doors Covered By Home Insurance?

Typically, garage door repairs are covered by standard homeowners insurance.

But as far as a new replacement, When damages are severe, a new garage door is required. Insurance pays for the replacement of the garage door if the cost of repairs is higher.

First, check & replace the batteries.

If you change the batteries and your garage door still won't open, there may be an obstruction blocking the signal from the remote control and door sensor. A broken antenna or using the remote while out of range are two additional potential causes of a disrupted signal.

What Does Garage Door Repair Cost?

Costs for garage door repairs range from $150 to $375 on average.

Most of the time, the repair is not prohibitively expensive, which is good because a garage door shouldn't be handled as a do-it-yourself project.

How To Fix Garage Door?

While many DIY projects are enjoyable and cost-effective, you might want to give installing your new garage door yourself a second thought.

DIY garage door installation is possible, but it can also be risky and expensive compared to hiring a professional to complete the same task.

Can A Damaged Garage Door Be Repaired?

If the panels on your garage door have been damaged, these are luckily easy to refurbish and replace in a cost-effective way.

It's easy to get replacement panels from a manufacturer and replace a damaged one for a quick and easy repair.

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