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How to Prepare Your Garage Door for Fall from Our Apex Garage Door Company

By |October 8th, 2019|Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Maintenance, Garage Maintenance|

With winter fast approaching, performing a few preventative maintenance tasks can help keep your garage door running smoothly all season long. If you need help with garage door repair, maintenance, or installation, call All American Overhead Garage Doors today. Lubricate All Metal Moving Parts Cold weather and moisture can cause your garage door’s rollers, tracks, [...]

6 Signs You Need Garage Door Maintenance or Repair

By |September 23rd, 2019|Garage Door Repair, Garage Door Replacement, Garage Maintenance, Repair Garage Door Motor, Replace Garage Door|

We use our garage doors every day, but we rarely take the time to examine and inspect their condition and performance. Since garage door torsion springs lift and hold an enormous amount of weight, it’s important to schedule regular inspections and maintenance so that issues are caught early. Below are some common signs that your garage [...]

How to (Finally) Organize Your Garage | Apex Garage Door Installersd

By |September 9th, 2019|Blog, Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Installation, Garage Door Maintenance|

Garages are designed to house our cars, but they usually end up holding much, much more. Tools, hardware, toys, exercise equipment, boxes of old clothes, books—anything that we don’t have a place for, but are reluctant to throw out, seems to end up in the garage. If your hoard of garage stuff is becoming so [...]

Even More DIY Jobs You Shouldn’t Attempt Yourself

By |August 20th, 2019|Broken Extension Springs, Broken Garage Door Cables, Broken Garage Door Clicker, Broken Garage Door Hinges, Broken Garage Door Keypad|

In our previous post, we took a look at home repair jobs that are too risky, too expensive, or too time-consuming to tackle yourself. Turns out, there were too many to list in one blog! Below are even more home repair jobs that are best left to the pros. Driveway Repaving Driveway repaving can be [...]

Hurricane Safety Tips: How to Prepare for the Storm

By |August 6th, 2019|All America Overhead Garage Door, Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Installation, Garage Door Maintenance|

Hurricane season runs from June to November, but it peaks in August and September. Some of the costliest hurricanes to ever hit the U.S.—Katrina, Harvey, and Andrew—were all August hurricanes. With that in mind, here are some ways to reinforce your home and garage door for the upcoming summer storms. If you need help upgrading [...]

Alert: Thieves Using Garage Door Openers to Enter Houses

By |July 23rd, 2019|Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Installation, Garage Door Maintenance|

By locking up your car, you can also keep your house safe. That’s the message from the High Point NC Police Department, who recently alerted the public that thieves have been stealing garage door openers from unlocked cars, then using them to break into the house at a later time. Police cautioned homeowners to always [...]

DIY Home Improvement: When to Hire a Pro

By |July 9th, 2019|Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Repair, New Garage Doors|

Even if you’re a seasoned DIY-er, there are some home repair jobs that just aren’t worth the time, money, or risk. Below are some home maintenance jobs which require a trained professional. Major Electrical Work Depending on your skill and experience, it might be o.k. to try a small electrical project, like hooking up a [...]

How to Find a Quality Garage Door Repair Company

By |June 18th, 2019|All America Overhead Garage Door, Custom Garage Doors, Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor|

Hiring the wrong garage door repair technician can be costly and very dangerous. Here’s what to look for when hiring a garage door repair contractor near you. Physical Address Any reputable garage door repair company will have a physical address listed online. You can verify this address using Google Maps and Google Street View. Bogus companies [...]

Steel vs. Aluminum Garage Doors – Which Should I Choose?

By |June 4th, 2019|All America Overhead Garage Door, Garage Door Company, Garage Door Contractor, Garage Door Installation|

Now that you’ve read about the benefits of metal garage doors, you might be wondering which is the better garage door material option: steel, or aluminum? The answer depends on your home’s style, needs, and budget. Here are some tips on choosing between steel and aluminum for your new garage door from our Cary, NC [...]

What are Carriage House Garage Doors, and Why Should I Want One?

By |May 20th, 2019|All America Overhead Garage Door, Custom Garage Doors, Garage Door Company, Garage Door Installation, Garage Door Styles|

Before people drove cars and parked them in garages, they rode in carriages and parked them in carriage houses. The horses and carriages might be gone, but one thing still remains from this more stately era: carriage house garage doors. These beautiful garage doors are one of the most classic and aesthetically pleasing garage door [...]

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