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Common Residential Garage Door Styles

There are several home components that combine both aesthetics and practical purposes, and the garage door is a fantastic example. Not only does the garage door protect your home and help with temperature control, it's also a major part of your home's curb appeal and visual quality -- and getting everything you want in both these areas is easy if you're working with quality professionals.  At Overhead Door Company, we're proud to offer a wide selection of both commercial and residential garage
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Causes of Faulty Garage Door: Springs, Disconnect Switch

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the most common reasons why your garage door might be failing to operate. There are several possible culprits in a faulty garage door, some of which will cause operational issues, others of which will cause safety concerns, and still others of which will cause both simultaneously.  At Overhead Door Company, we offer robust garage door repair and maintenance services throughout Utah, ensuring your door is both safe and fully operati
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Causes of Faulty Cache Valley Garage Door: Simple Issues

Transmitter IssuesA vital component in any garage opener system is the transmitter, which sends the signal to your garage door to open and close when needed. There are a couple things that might be going on with the transmitter:Dead batteries: One of the most common culprits here is also the simplest to fix: The transmitter batteries are dead. Batteries for in-car transmitters last a while, but not forever – they’ll eventually wear down and die. If your wall-mount transmitter
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Steel Garage Doors: Comparisons to Other Materials

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some basics on steel garage doors and their different types. There are a few varieties of steel door out there, each with slightly different properties and benefits, and choosing to go with steel rather than another garage door material also involves knowing which of these types you’re interested in.At Overhead Door Company, we’re happy to offer numerous residential and commercial garage doors, including options like sectional steel
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Steel Garage Doors: Types and Thickness Layers

There are a few materials that are often used for modern garage doors, and one of the most common and well-known is steel. Valued for its strength and durability, plus its resistance to corrosion and several other factors, steel is extremely popular for today’s garage door needs – but it’s important to realize that not all steel garage doors are created equal, nor are they meant to be. At Overhead Door Company, we’re proud to offer a wide range of residential and commercial garage doors
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Basics and Importance of Garage Door Photo Eye

There are a few important components to keep track of when it comes to your garage door, and one of the most vital from a safety perspective is the photo eye, or photo eye sensors. These sensors are in charge of ensuring there are no blockages or obstructions to your door when it's opening and especially closing, preventing safety risks while also keeping the door in good shape at all times. At Overhead Door Company, our garage door repair services cover a comprehensive range of garage componen
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Preparing a Bountiful Garage Door for the Hot Season

The changing of the seasons is often a good time for home or building owners to check on some of their primary components, and the garage door is a great example here. As the single largest working entry or exit point in nearly any home or building, the garage door may experience some wear-and-tear over the course of a full season like the winter we’re just coming out of – and ensuring it’s ready for the upcoming season is important, both for energy efficiency and for the long-term lifesp