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Garage Door Materials Guide

When you think about redesigning your home, you may consider making cosmetic changes to the kitchen or living room. To spruce up the exterior of your home, consider upgrading your garage door. Though installing a new garage door may not strike you as a typical home renovation project, it can pay off. In fact, a new garage door has a national return on investment (ROI) of 94.5% — the second-highest ROI of any home renovation project. If you’re looking for a new garage door, there are a variety of styles and materials to choose from. Consider which garage door material is best for your house and […]

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The Process of Installing a Garage Door

As you finish the process of investing in a new garage door, it’s nice to know what you can expect during the installation process. We are commonly asked how long the garage door installation process takes, and want you to be aware of what common complications could slow down the process. Due to the complexity and potential safety hazards, we never recommend that anyone other than trained professionals attempt installing a garage door.  You bought a great, quality garage door, so let professionals install the door correctly to prevent any accidents or malfunctions. To put your mind at ease, we’ve developed a brief […]

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Should Garage Doors Have Windows?

Should Garage Doors Have Windows? Windows on garage doors are a detail that transforms a simple, solid-paneled garage door into a modern, artistic garage door.  Some worry about the security and vulnerability of a garage door with windows.  In this article, we want to walk you through the pros and cons of garage doors with windows and what you should expect when you have one installed. Benefits of Garage Doors With Windows There are a lot more benefits than people realize in having a garage door with windows: 1. They Allow Natural Light In The great thing about garage doors […]

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What Are Smart Garage Door Openers?

What Are Smart Garage Door Openers? Looking to complete your smart home makeover? It won’t be complete without a smart garage door opener. At Easy Open Door, we want you to get to know the technology used in the Liftmaster garage door opening systems that we install so that when you have a smart garage door opener installed, you’ll know how to use it.  These systems tend to make life much easier for homeowners. What Are Smart Garage Door Openers? A smart garage door opener is simply a gadget that works in conjunction with the mechanisms of your garage door. It is a […]

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Easy Open Door – COVID-19 Updates

Easy Open Door will continue to remain open during the COVID-19 crisis. [ IDA-Essential-Services-Release-3-18-2020 ] Our team will continue to be responsible and diligent in accordance with the CDC’s recommendations for businesses to help keep customers and their families safe.  Please continue to call us for your garage door needs including repairs and installations in San Diego County, CA.  We want our customers to feel comfortable and safe.  Electronic estimates, invoices and payment options are available. For any questions on how we’re managing our team and the spread of Coronavirus, please call our office. Call Today     – Michele […]

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Most Common Garage Door Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Most Common Garage Door Injuries and How to Prevent Them Your garage door is an important part of your home, but you probably don’t think too much about it unless it’s not working properly. It’s important to remember that your garage door is a moving part that can weigh hundreds of pounds. Serious injury can occur if safety precautions are not observed.  In fact, research shows that garage door accidents can cause as many of 30,000 injuries a year, some of which are fatal.  Most Common Garage Door Injuries To help protect yourself, here are some of the most common […]

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25 Questions to Ask Your Garage Door Specialist

25 Questions to Ask Your Garage Door Specialist Most of us rarely think about our garage doors unless they are not working. And when our garage doors aren’t working, our only question is usually, “Can you fix it?” However, there are a number of important questions you may want to ask a garage door specialist before you choose them as your regular repair company. Don’t be fooled by fake pros online- ask the right questions before the garage door technician is at your home. Ask any of the following questions to any garage door company to get an idea for […]

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What Is MyQ® Technology?

What Is MyQ® Technology? There are a lot of great reasons to buy and install a LiftMaster® garage door opener. LiftMaster is the industry leader due to their wide variety of high-quality, reliable, whisper-quiet garage door operators. One of the newest and best reasons to consider a new LiftMaster garage door opener is MyQ technology. But what is MyQ and how can it make your garage safer and more convenient? Read on to find out!  A New Way to Control Your Garage Door: WiFi MyQ is smart technology that allows you to control your garage door from virtually anywhere when combined […]

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Energy Costs and Garage Doors

How a New Garage Door Can Help Save on Energy Costs Have a single or multi-vehicle garage? You probably also have an automatic garage door. Garage doors that activate based on remote control have become fairly standard. These doors eliminate the need to open and close the door manually. They also raise questions about the energy needed to operate a garage door opener unit. If you have questions about energy costs and garage doors, read on for more information. How Much Energy Do Garage Doors Use? Most of the time, you use your garage door opener unit only a few times each day. […]

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