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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.  For any questions on how we’re managing our team and the spread of Coronavirus, please call our office. Call Today     – Michele & Randy

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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 garage door injuries and how you can avoid them.   Getting […]

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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 how reliable they are as your regular expert- […]

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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 with an app that […]

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Energy Costs and Garage Doors

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. You might open your garage door in the morning to […]

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Is It Safe to Repair a Garage Door Yourself?

Our garages get a lot of wear. At just a few uses per day, the average garage doors open and close over 1,500 times per year. Even with regular use, your garage doors will eventually require maintenance or need a repair. Depending on the required service or level of damage, it may be something you can manage yourself. However, it’s always a good idea to call a professional to service or repair your garage.  Garage doors are heavy, containing springs and components under high tension. In any instance, professional garage door repair will always be more affordable than property damage […]

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Does a New Garage Door Change the Value of My Home?

Whether you’re looking for an upgrade or preparing to sell your home, a new garage door can make a significant impact. From boosting your curb appeal to saving on monthly expenses, new garage doors can increase the value of your home in more than a few ways.  Depending on garage size, your doors can account for up to 30% or more of the side of your home. Regardless of how beautiful a home is, almost a third of its visual appeal can depend on updated garage doors. Garage doors offer a fantastic return on your investment (ROI), making installation an […]

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How Much is a New Garage Door?

A new garage door adds value to your home in more ways than one. At up to 30% or more of the street-facing side of your home, new garage doors add significant curb appeal. New doors can increase efficiency, improve safety and cut down on heating and cooling costs, contributing to their staggering 97.5% return on investment. Add a reliable increase in security, and it’s worth considering an upgrade.  But what’s the average cost of a new garage door? You may be wondering exactly what you’re getting into when thinking about a new garage door project.  The numbers outlined below are […]

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Types of Garage Door Openers

Did you know the average American garage door opens and shuts about 1,500 times per year? That’s an average of over four times per day, meaning the smooth functioning and well-being of your garage door opener are crucial to the running of your home. If this mechanism fails or stutters, it could throw your whole routine out of order, with cars trapped in or out of the garage and heavy equipment unable to move in and out. Because this garage door opener is so critical to the continued functioning of your home, it’s worth taking the time to learn about how […]

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