Is your garage door track dirty?03/16/2014 Back To Blog
No matter how strange it may sound or seem,garage door can get dirty. Quite often people think of the garage door as placed in certain position where the dirt would not stick; unfortunately that is far from truth. Garage doors are exposed to dirt from the outside and the inside. Think only of the looks of your garage after heavy rain; or thing of the state of your garage door after cleaning up your garage. Both of these sites are pretty ugly looking, and not to mention demanding. Garage doors have many little parts within their mechanisms and not one of these parts should ever be neglected. If you fail to provide proper care for your garage door, your door will bail on you.
Some things are entirely on you
Quite often you hear these advices regarding garage door maintenance and how it is better to trust this task to professional garage door companies and experienced garage door contractors. And this in fact is absolutely true. If you happen to spot that your garage door is not working normally you should definitely make sure you call these professionals and come inspect and fix the matter. However, when it comes to cleaning routines you need to perform within your garage than you are all alone. This task is the one that you should do and the one that you should do thoroughly and regularly.
Do it good
When cleaning your garage door you should dedicate special attention to your garage door springs, garage door tracks and garage door rollers. You should make sure to remove the dirt from all the listed elements, to make sure the listed elements are not bent or damaged in any way and to make sure they are not rusty.