Wood garage doors add carriage-door style giving your home added appeal with a look of luxury. Watch as the Overhead Door Company of Houston installs a brand new wooden garage door. Check out the installation process and maintenance a wooden-garage door requires.
The springs are a critical component, and one that poses the greatest danger if installed improperly. Once the springs are in place, they’re tensioned to allow even the heaviest door to be lifted with one hand. The door’s glass panels are framed to look like cut glass. The design allows the contractor to remove the glass in order to stain the door if desired. The opener is a quiet operating chain drive, coupled with safety sensors that the door is opening. The process involves removal of the old door, framing and installing the guides panels, installing the springs and attaching them to the door, installing the opener and connecting the electrical components.
Once all the pieces are in place, the door opener is tested. The homeowner and contractor can now decide on a color to match the look of the home. Your home’s main door says a lot about what’s behind it. Aside from the look, it also provides security and safety. Upgrading or replacing your garage door can give your home a totally fresh look. For homeshowradio.com, I’m Tom Timan.