Posts Tagged“Garage Door Springs”

Replacing garage door spring is very important for any garage operations. Because garage doors will make working at the garage enjoyable and easy. There are two types of garage spring; torsion and extension springs. Extension spring apart from being cheap, they are also easy to install. However, can only work on lighter doors. Torsion springs on the other hand can be complicated to replace and install therefore, special skill is required while installing or replacing. torsion springs can support heavy door weight and smooth movement of garage door. Signs that your door need springs needs replacement. If one have been…

The purpose of a garage door spring is to balance the weight of the garage and ensure it opens and closes with ease. If your garage door weighs 100 pounds, that means you will need a spring force of at least 100 pounds. Accomplishing the right spring force is done by using the right torsion springs. The torsion springs are what apply torque to the garage door and thus giving it the balance it needs to function properly. As far as choosing which type of torsion spring is best for your garage, it will all depend on the type of…