Broken Garage Door Spring?

There are a few reasons a garage door spring may break. This may include extreme fluctuations in temperature, a spring that has not been properly adjusted or maintained, or just wear and tear over time. Whatever the case, when your garage door spring breaks you will know. Not only will your door not move at all, a broken spring makes a very loud noise when it breaks, and may even be dangerous to bystanders if it should snap.

What Should You Do If Your Garage Door Spring Breaks?

In many cases, when the garage door spring breaks the garage door is already down. However, in some cases the garage door spring may snap while the door is up or in motion. If this should happen the door will come down rapidly. For the safety of you and your family, it is best if you do not attempt to move or operate your door in this condition. A garage door is extremely heavy and can cause significant injury. Call the professionals at Quick Garage Door Repair Oakland CA to help.