Garage Door Repair Harrison New York, By Matalonco Garage Doors
One of the places in Westchester County NY, that can use or garage door services is Harrison NY. If you live in Harrison New York, and you are searching for an experienced and reliable garage door contractor, we are here for you. After years in the garage doors field, we acquired enough knowledge, to locate and fix any garage door problem. No matter if it is a broken garage door spring that need to be replaced, a broken pulley, or a replacement of an old door with anew one, we can do it.
From residential doors, to commercial overhead doors, or even rolling gates, our garage doors pros will fix it for you. We know that you want the repairman that come to your house to be experienced, and to do a good job, that will make your garage door work again, just like it worked before. We have the people for that. Out techs know their job, and they will always do their best, to provide you with the service that made us so famous. And not only that they will fix the problems, they will also prevent the problems from happening again in the future, by inspecting the rest of the garage door parts, lubricate the door, and tune the operator and the springs.
The weather in New York, is not friendly to the garage door and its parts. If you live in Harrison NY, and if it has been a while since someone come to your house to inspect the door, it is time to contact us. We offer a garage door maintenance service including spring adjustment, opener adjustment, replacing 8 rollers, door inspection and lubrication. Many people tend to neglect their garage door, thinking that if it worked fine till now, there is no reason why it won't work the same way in future. Well, there is a reason. The garage door tune up protect the garage door parts, and at the same time give someone professional a chance to check the door, and make sure that all the parts are in a good condition. If you won't maintain the door, most likely a day will come, when the door will stop working or get stuck, and as we all know, those things tend to happen at the worst timing.
No matter if your garage door is out of track, or if one of the cables is lose, we highly recommend, when it come to a garage door problem, to STOP USING THE GARAGE DOOR, and contact a garage door contractor, to come and inspect the door. A broken garage door is dangerous, and continuing use of it, may cause a bigger damage, and may even hurt people who's going to use it.
It is important (when it come to extension springs), to make sure that there are safety cables installed. The safety cables is not a complicated job, and can be done by any experienced garage door techs. The safety cables are there, to make sure that in case the spring will break, the damage will be minimal, and it won't hurt objects or even people who are located near the garage door.
Luckily, a broken spring doesn't mean that it is time to replace the garage door. A broken garage door spring is one of the common problems that can stop a door from working. From extension springs, to torsion springs, we got it all. Our technicians know which spring is the right spring for the door, and they have the knowledge to replace a broken spring without causing a bigger damage. It is important to indicate, that using a garage door with a broken spring is dangerous, and in many cases will lead to a bigger damage, since the spring is the force that make it easier to open and close the door.
Before we start, we would like to make it clear that a broken, stuck or off tracks garage door shouldn’t be used, and should be repaired by a qualified technician. And it doesn’t matter if you are located in Harrison or anywhere else. Broken garage door is dangerous and to contact a local garage door supplier in Harrison would be the wisest way to deal with it.
The spring system, which can include torsion spring system, or extension spring, is what make it easy to open even the heavy-duty industrial overhead doors, which can weigh hundreds of pounds. Each overhead door need the right spring that was designed for the door, and that fit the size and the weight of the door. A garage spring that can make a garage door in Harrison NY work, might not be the right spring for garage door in Yorktown NY. Each door need the right spring for the door’s weight/height. If the wrong spring was installed, the door will probably won’t work properly, and can even be dangerous in some cases. When the right spring is installed, the door can stand by itself in open position, close position, and half way position. And when the repairs was performed correctly, it should be easy to open and close the door. The wrong spring can make the door drop and crush into the ground, or make the door “jump” and fly up. Both cases are extremely dangerous! We do not recommend DIY Garage door spring repair, when it is a broken garage door spring the right thing to do would probably be to contact a local garage door technician in Harrison NY to come and match the right spring for the door and replace is safely.
The torsion springs are located on top of the door, near the center, and they are wrapped around a long steel pipe (The shaft). If you springs are installed on the side of the door, above the tracks, you can move to our second paragraph about extension springs. Many overhead doors in Westchester County are working with torsion spring system. We are not here to determine whether it is the better spring system for garage doors in Harrison New York since every garage is different.
If you are located in Harrison, Harrison, NY, and you need a garage door specialist to repair or to replace a broken torsion spring that snapped, we can help. We carry torsion springs from different sizes that will fit every overhead door in Harrison including commercial and residential doors. A broken torsion spring replacement should be performed by professional garage doors technician, since it can be complicated process, and require certain tolls, experience in different overhead doors repairs, and of course knowledge of the garage doors and the way they operate. As we mentioned earlier, always use the right spring for the door!
Extension springs are installed on top of the door, above the tracks, and they extend every time you are using the door. If you own a garage door in Harrison that work with the help of extension springs, and one of the springs snapped, you better stop using the door from 2 reasons. The first is that continuing to use the door will lead to a bigger damage. And the second, but more important – it is dangerous. A garage door with a broken spring is unsafe to use and when using it when there is something wrong with the door it can end with injuries. Matalonco Garage Doors offer SAME DAY GARAGE DOOR REPAIR in Harrison and Westchester County New York. So there is no reason to operate a broken door. Give us a call and one of the experts of Matalonco Garage Doors will be on his way to help.
Matalonco Garage Doors have the knowledge and the ability to repair any overhead door in Harrison NY today, and replace the broken spring with a new extension spring. Call Matalonco Garage Doors and we will send a garage door expert to your home or business today.
If you own a commercial or industrial overhead door, and you need a garage door expert to repair a broken spring for a commercial door in Harrison 10528 NY, Matalonco Garage Doors can help. We repair commercial overhead doors from all makers, and we got the knowledge to repair your door today. A commercial door require special tools and parts, that most garage doors suppliers do not carry, since many commercial doors require custom made springs and parts, so it is important to try and avoid using the door until it will be repaired. A commercial garage door repair is usually an urgent repair since you may need the door to work again ASAP. For that we offer emergency repair for commercial overhead doors in Harrison NY. We repair commercial overhead door’s motors, springs, off tracks and more. And we can do that the same day. So there is no reason to take unnecessary risks and operate a broken garage door. Since as mentioned, a broken garage door should not be used. And that applies to all overhead doors from overhead door repair in Harrison New York to overhead garage door in Eastchester, broken, damaged, off tracks garage door should never be used.
One more common problem that can prevent a garage door in Harrison from working is a garage door opener problem. Of course that if your garage door is not an automated door, and it is being used manually, this problem is irrelevant for you. But if you are using an automated garage door, and experiencing issued operating the door remotely or electrically, read on.
Matalonco Garage Doors specialize in repair of garage door openers from all suppliers in Harrison. Whether it is a Liftmaster Opener, Genie, or any other opener, Matalonco Garage Doors can fix it. But until our technician will arrive to your place and repair the opener, do not attempt to use the door, to prevent bigger damage to the opener and the door. Any attempts to use the door although the opener is broken can end with burning the opener. Many times while servicing garage doors in Harrison we saw garage door with a damaged motor that cannot be repaired. If only the garage door owners would call us on time we could save him a lot of money by repairing the door and keeping the old opener. So our best advice would be to stop using the door if something is wrong with the way it operate.
Before we determine if the problem is really with the garage opener, we need to examine the door itself first. As we explained earlier, in the previous paragraph about garage door spring repair in Harrison, a garage door should work smoothly and should be opened and closed easily without the opener (Being used manually). If there is a problem when you use the door manually, the door should not be used with the opener. It doesn’t matter if it is a garage door in Harrison 10528 New York, or garage door in Syracuse NY, the opener is not what really lifting the door but it is the springs system.
In case there is a problem with the garage door itself, such as snapped cable or a broken roller, (As we often find when coming to inspect a garage door in Harrison) the opener may not be able to open the door since it needs the force from the tension springs. In order for the garage operator to operate the door, the mechanism of the door should be in good condition. The motor’s part in lifting and lowering the door is a small part, when the biggest part is being done by the spring system. When the spring’s system work fine, and there is no problem with the door, then we can move forward to inspect the opener itself.
By a federal law, every automated garage door must include a safety feature such as the safety sensors. No matter if it is garage door in Harrison New York, or roll down gate in Manhattan NY, if it is motorized it needs to include a safety feature. At the same time, the garage safety sensors – especially when they weren’t installed properly can be the reason for many garage door issues, such as a garage door that can’t be closed. The safety sensors are there for safety reasons, and should not be removed under any circumstances. They are there for the protection of you and your family, and uninstalling them can lead to serious injuries. If you live in Harrison and there is no safety feature installed on your automatic garage door, give Matalonco Garage Doors a call and we will install them for you (Or replace the motor if it cannot be done). A safety sensors removal and using the garage door electrically without them is against the law, which require that every electric garage door, commercial or residential till include a safety feature, which will stop the door and reverse it in case someone or something will be places at the door’s path when it is closing. If you are not sure check. We can send one of our experts in Harrison to come and check the door and make sure it is safe for use. Or install a safety feature in case needed. Not once we arrived to service a garage door in Westchester County and found that there is no safety feature installed. In that case we will offer to add a safety feature, or we won’t be able to service the door. Again, we will not service a garage door in Harrison that missing a safety feature.
If the garage opener does not get a signal form the safety sensors that signal to the opener that the path is clear, and that it is safe to close the garage door, the opener will not close the door. If the sensors are not aligned, if the cable is nor connected, if the sensor is broken or damaged, if there is dirt on the lens, if someone moved the sensor by mistake, the opener will not close the door. In that case you can look by yourself, and try to locate the problem. If you are unable to repair it. Contact Matalonco Garage Doors for a same day service in Harrison New York. Although many garage door repairs in Harrison are not recommended for DIY; Garage door safety sensor troubleshooting is one you can easily perform; just keep the safety rules.
The answer is YES if your opener does not include a safety feature, and one cannot be installed. The answer is no if the issue is with the safety sensors. Repairing an opener in Harrison New York isn’t always the wisest decision, and in the long term isn’t always the cheapest option. If the opener is too old, and was installed more than 15 years ago, we may suggest you to replace the opener and install a new one. If you will choose to repair it, you may face a different problem soon. Yes. Fixing the opener may make it work again, but the question is for how long. You do not want to spend money on garage opener repair, just to find that you need a garage door technician in Harrison NY to install for you a new opener soon.
Every garage door need to be maintained. From garage door in Westchester County to garage door in Harrison, to garage door in Webster, they all need to maintain. Garage door tune up is important for preserving the smooth and safe way every overhead door should work like. When you perform a garage door maintenance, you are making sure that the door is safe for use, you its movement, and you make sure it will continue to work as good as it worked before. If you own a garage door in Harrison 10528 NY, make sure to perform maintenance as needed.
The maintenance can be done by do-it-yourself, and there are many articles online, explaining how to perform the maintenance by yourself. We recommend to read this article about garage door maintenance, to learn how to maintain an overhead garage door. If you prefer to use our services, Matalonco Garage Doors offer same day tune up in Harrison NY, so all you need to do is to call us, and we will be there for you today.
Do not wait until the door get stuck! Even if there is nothing wrong with your door, it still need to be maintained and lubricated. And on time maintenance will make sure that your garage door in Westchester County New York will continue to work in a safe and smooth way.
If your garage door in Harrison went off tracks, and it can be a residential door or an industrial one, there is a reason that made it happen, and attempting to fix the problem by simple pushing the rollers back into the tracks is not a solution to the problem. If you overhead door was hit by a car, if the cables snapped, the rollers brock, or if the tracks are bended or damaged, they should be fixed before the door can be used again. The only safe way to deal with off tracks garage door is to contact a local garage doors company in Harrison, and to use a local garage door expert. If you think that you can just force the door back into the tracks, you are risking in creating a bigger damage and injuries, since the nest time the door will go off the tracks, it may completely fell from them, resulting with damage and even death. Call a local garage door supplier in Harrison to come and solve the problem for you.
If the door went off tracks, there must be a reason, since garage doors in Harrison NY, as long as they were installed properly should be working smoothly and safely for years. A qualified garage door technician such as the technicians of Matalonco Garage Doorsshould have the ability to locate the problem, the cause to the problem, and make the door work again.
The million dollar question! We wish it would be easy to answer with a YES or NO. Many of our customers in Westchester County wonder if the best decision will be to repair the door, or to replace it and install a new overhead garage door. To answer the question, a garage door specialist must visit the place, inspect the door and make the decision. In general, we can say that there are few cases in which we will recommend to replace a garage door in Harrison instead of repair the door:
There may exceptional cases as there are many different garage doors in Westchester County. Some garage doors are custom made, or home owners in Harrison New York who would like to preserve the current door for their reasons (To maintain the appearance of the house, sentimental values for the door which was created by a father and more). In that case, we will repair the existing garage door, as long as it will not break safety rules of using a garage door which is not dangerous.
But keep in mind that every garage in Harrison New York is different, and what may work for a garage door in The Bronx, might not work for a broken garage door in Greenwich CT. Only a technician on site will be able to determine what is the best action, and the best solution for the door.
Matalonco Garage Doors Offer same day repair for all overhead garage doors in Harrison. It can be garage door repair in Harrison or rolling gate repair in Manhattan NY, Matalonco Garage Doors can help. Sometime the repair is a matter of emergency, like when you can close the door or you can’t get the door to open. And sometime it can happen at the worst possible timing. It may stuck in close position when we are in a rush and cannot take the car Off the garage, or it can happen late at night, and we cannot close and lock the door, and we may wonder if we are going to have to leave it open the whole night. At that point you might wonder: Who offer emergency garage door repair in Harrison?
Luckily you found Matalonco Garage Doors, since we offer same day garage door repair service, including emergency repair service in Harrison NY. If you cannot close your overhead door, if the cable snapped, if the door went off track, or if you accidently hit the door with a car, we can help. The specialists of Matalonco Garage Doors carry with us the parts that we need to repair any garage door in Westchester County on first visit, so you can go back and use a garage door which work perfectly, and more important, a door which is safe for use.
We carry the parts with us. Which mean we can fix your garage door on the spot. We know garage doors in Harrison, and we know which parts are needed in order to fix a broken garage door on the spot. Whether you need a Chamberlain garage opener repair in Greenwich, or Liftmaster garage door opener installation, if you are located in Harrison, you are local to us, which mean that one of the experts of Matalonco Garage Doors can be there today.
A high quality garage door, that was installed by an experienced contractor, should serve you and your family for years. No one want to find out, after couple of weeks or months, that the door he installed not long ago is not working. No matter if it is a residential garage door in Harrison, or a commercial overhead door in Brooklyn, everyone need their door to work whenever it is needed. That is why we believe in high quality, and why we only work with garage doors and parts from leading makers. Because we know that we put our name there, a name and reputation we built during years in the garage doors field.
If you located in Harrison, and you are looking for a reliable garage door contractor, contact us, and join our long list of satisfied customers.