Do you know why safety cables are important? Learn more about garage door parts with these tips
If the door hits the floor and reverses, adjust the opener limits
This symptom indicates that the close travel limit is set beyond the point at which the door closes fully. In this case, the safety reversal mechanism takes the floor for an object standing in the way and brings the door back up. Go to the back of the motor unit and adjust the travel limit accordingly using the knob or screw.
Safely store your remote control
When you have small children, it is especially important to make sure that your garage door remote is stored safely out of their reach. One false move and the door could come crashing down on top of them or someone else, causing them great harm.
Get informed about new opener accessories
There are terrific garage door opener accessories these days and all of them aim at enhancing convenience, security and safety. It’s wise to learn about them and how you can upgrade your own opener so that you can think about your options seriously and take prudent decisions.
Learn how to avoid door binding
Garage doors bind when their movement is obstructed. They usually bind due to tracks, which haven't been adjusted properly. When tracks are misaligned, they must be put back in their initial position. That's about ½'' from the door according to our specialists or the door would bind.