The garage door opener is just like any other system; it will malfunction from time to time depending on a number of factors. On average, homes in the U.S. open and close their garage doors 1400-1800 times a year. The average lifespan of a good garage door opener that has been properly maintained is estimated at 10,000 times. More often than not, it is likely to be a malfunction of the torsion springs that causes a problem. In case this is the problem, amateurs are advised to stay away from handling the repair. The springs are under high tension, and garage…