Garage door Repairs

Signs of a Problematic Garage Door

If your garage door fails to open and closely properly or emits a squeaking sound at the slightest movement, then the chances are you have a problem and it should be dealt with fairly quickly.

Here are the top signs of a problematic garage door and why you need to get in touch with Jim’s Roller Garage Door Franchise should any of these signs occur.

Squeaking Garage Door

A squeaking sound usually indicates poor lubrication. The most common problems resulting in a squeaking garage door usually involve dry rollers or bearings. In more serious circumstances it can be an indicator of worn bearings and the door being out of alignment.

Garage Door that Moves Too Slowly

A garage door that doesn’t move smoothly usually indicates door spring problems. It is very possible that the springs of your garage door have already run its course and will therefore require immediate replacing. The other possibility is an issue with the motor. A Jim’s Roller Garage Door Franchisee is trained to service and repair all brands of motors

Doors that Don’t Close Properly

If your door begins to close and forces open again before closing completely, this very often points to some obstruction or spring problems. Some object may have caused the obstruction so that your garage door does not close completely. Some cases involve broken cables or damaged cable pulleys, also worn drive-shafts in the motors are a common cause of closing issues.

Scraping Sound

A garage door that emits a scraping sound is usually the result of a worn out cable. In some instances this scraping sound is the result of an uneven or skewed reinforcement strut. A Jim’s roller Garage Door franchisee can diagnose the problem professionally, while replacing the frayed parts as needed.

Noisy Door

A garage door should not be overly noisy. If your door can be heard inside your home or by your neighbours, then this is not a good sign. A Jim’s Roller Garage Door franchisee can isolate these noises and eliminate the majority of them, making your door as quiet as it was when it was new.

Don’t wait until too late before having your garage doors checked or the parts replaced by a trusted professional.

Contact Jim’s Roller Garage Doors on 131 546 and we can take care of your repair and maintenance needs today.

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At Jim’s Garage Doors we are proud to be able to offer the following services:

  • We repair all brands of garage doors & motors
  • Retro fit motors to existing manual roller, sectional and tilt doors.
  • All garage door insurance work
  • We offer a fully equipped mobile service
  • All work carried out is fully guaranteed
  • All franchisees are properly insured

Why use Jim’s Garage Doors

Jim’s Garage Doors are the industry experts when it comes to garage doors.

The name you can trust

With over 4000 Franchisees across 50 specialised divisions Jims has built a reputation as being the brand you can trust (since 1989).

Cost Savings

Our costs are often a very small fraction of what an average garage door shop would charge for the same service.

Australia’s most secure & trusted garage door brand

Jim's Garage Doors can be securely sealed shut. So get a Jim's door if you want to keep the contents of your garage safe. Jim's garage doors and automatic openers are made in Australia with excellent, custom-designed components.

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