Tips

Scandia Garage Door Maintenance Tips

April 20, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Paint the Door

Inspect the door itself when you are checking out the other components. If the door is steel, look for rust spots that should be sanded, primed, and painted.
April 13, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Weatherstripping

The rubber weatherstripping along the bottom of the door helps keep out the cold as well as water, dust, and dirt.
April 6, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Auto Reverse Feature

Test the Auto-Reverse Feature  Automatic garage door openers should have an auto-reverse feature that is designed to stop and reverse the direction of the door if […]
March 30, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Balance is KEY

Test the Door Balance  If your garage door is not properly balanced, the garage door opener will have to work harder, and it won’t last as long. […]
March 23, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Lubricate

Lubricate the Moving Parts  Keeping the rollers and other moving parts well lubricated will reduce stress on the rollers and door openers and prolong their useful […]
March 16, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Check the Cables & Pulleys

Check the Cables and Pulleys  Inspect the lift cables and pulleys that attach to the bottom roller brackets on the door. These provide the connection between […]

Scandia Garage Door Do It Yourself Series

April 20, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Paint the Door

Inspect the door itself when you are checking out the other components. If the door is steel, look for rust spots that should be sanded, primed, and painted.
April 13, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Weatherstripping

The rubber weatherstripping along the bottom of the door helps keep out the cold as well as water, dust, and dirt.
April 6, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Auto Reverse Feature

Test the Auto-Reverse Feature  Automatic garage door openers should have an auto-reverse feature that is designed to stop and reverse the direction of the door if […]
March 30, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Balance is KEY

Test the Door Balance  If your garage door is not properly balanced, the garage door opener will have to work harder, and it won’t last as long. […]
March 23, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Lubricate

Lubricate the Moving Parts  Keeping the rollers and other moving parts well lubricated will reduce stress on the rollers and door openers and prolong their useful […]
March 16, 2020

Maintenance Tips – Check the Cables & Pulleys

Check the Cables and Pulleys  Inspect the lift cables and pulleys that attach to the bottom roller brackets on the door. These provide the connection between […]