Garage Door Repairs

Garage Door Repairs

As garage door specialists, we can handle all sorts of garage door repairs including fixing garage door openers, broken tracks, noisy springs & coils, operator repairs, and more.

Garage Door Repair vs. Replacement

Garage Door Repairs

Repairs on larger home features always feel more daunting. But what about when you face a repair issue with your garage door? A squeaky hinge can be just that – or it could be a warning of something more serious and a bigger bill yet to come. As a homeowner, you won’t want to pay for an entirely new garage door or garage system when repairs are enough, but how do you know when a garage door is needed versus a replacement? Consider the following factors:

Age of the Garage Door

If your garage door is relatively new and the issues are minor, such as damaged panels or malfunctioning sensors, repairing is a cost-effective option. Older doors, especially those approaching or exceeding the manufacturer's recommended lifespan, may face recurring issues. In such cases, replacement could be a more prudent investment for improved efficiency and safety.

Extent of Damage

Minor dents, squeaky hinges, or issues with the opener may warrant a simple repair. Extensive damage, such as severe structural issues, extensive rust, or a compromised frame, may necessitate a complete replacement for safety and functionality reasons.

Energy Efficiency

Upgrading insulation, weather stripping, or addressing minor gaps may enhance energy efficiency without the need for a full replacement. However, if your garage door lacks insulation or has outdated materials, opting for a new, energy-efficient model can contribute to long-term savings on heating and cooling costs.

Curb Appeal

If your garage door's appearance is the primary concern and the structural integrity is intact, repairs such as repainting or replacing panels can rejuvenate its aesthetic appeal. However, upgrading to a new door allows you to explore contemporary designs, colors, and materials, enhancing your home's overall curb appeal.

Budget Considerations

In many cases, repairs are more budget-friendly than a complete replacement, especially for minor issues. However, while the upfront cost may be higher, investing in a new garage door can provide long-term savings on repairs and energy efficiency.

Turn to Summit Door, LLC.

Whether you opt for repairs or a replacement, ensuring the safety, functionality, and aesthetic appeal of your garage door is key to maintaining the overall value of your home. Summit Door is a full-service garage door installation company taking care of hundreds of homes in the region with our garage door repairs and maintenance for over 24 years.

We offer fast & professional garage door installation, maintenance, and repair services as well as same-day emergency garage door service for those moments when you need an expert in a pinch! Contact us today to learn more, and to see whether a garage door repair versus a replacement is right for you.

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Ratings & Reviews

Wonderful company! Our garage door was making so much noise and shaking when it was opened and closed. Scott and Jeremy quickly diagnosed our garage door problem. They were very professional and knowledgable. Pricing was very reasonable. Would highly recommend!!

Lauren M.

Believe the reviews.  Kevin made our options clear, and didn't oversell.  The work was done on schedule, and the installation crew was professional and courteous.  Everything about this company gives you good vibes.  If you're looking to get your garage doors replaced, this is a no-brainer.

Richard K.

Kevin and his team at Summit Door are very professional and very knowledgeable. Summit door keeps our 3 bay repair facility's garage doors in tip top shape. Whenever we have a problem they are here the same day and always resolve the issue efficiently and correctly. Kevin always gives us a fair price and he's a pleasure to do buissness with. Highly recommend these guys to everyone!

Michael C.