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    Facts About Residential Garage Door Openers

    Many people tend to not think about their garage door openers until they stop working. Nothing puts a dent in your day’s plans quite like a garage door that won’t open! The truth is, however, that garage door openers serve a variety of purposes – not just lifting and closing your overhead [...]

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    Signs Your Garage Door Needs Service

    We use our garage doors every day, but rarely do we take the time to examine and inspect their condition and performance. Sadly, we tend to focus our attention on our garage doors only when they stop working or something goes wrong. The good news is – this is preventable! By performing frequent [...]

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    Garage Door Safety Tips to Practice at Home

    Your garage door keeps your family safe, compliments the aesthetic style of your home, and can even help you save money on energy bills. You may take it for granted, however it’s the largest moving object in your home so it’s important to always ensure you’re practicing garage door safety! [...]

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    Why Your Garage Door is Not a DIY Job

    They say that if you want something done right, you have to do it yourself… This is correct in certain situations that do not apply to DIY (“do it yourself”) work. That being said, there are plenty of situations where a professional should be the person you trust for a given project. Your [...]

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    Why a New Garage Door Helps When Selling your Home

    Are you wondering if you should start a garage door renovation before trying to sell your house? Believe it or not, a striking garage door will help you sell your home faster! Attached garages take up a large chunk of your home’s façade, so it’s no surprise that a garage door can make or break[...]

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    Smart Door Locks

    February 13, 2019
    Smart Door Locks

    A-1 Door Company supplies and installs top-of-the-line smart door locks.  We can supply and install all types of smart locks for residential entry doors.  A-1 can offer a wide variety of smart locks including options that cover the existing deadbolt on the inside of your door, so you [...]

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    What Garage Door Opener is best for you?

    What Garage Door Opener is best for you? Garage door openers provide convenient access to your garage, improving security and home value. They also include new features like smart home connectivity and smart-device capabilities that only increase the convenience and value of these systems. Choosing [...]

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    When Should You Contact a Professional?

    Garage Door Repair: When Should You Contact a Professional? Garage door repair is usually best left to the professionals. While a coat of paint or a simple lubricating of the springs and track might be easy enough to do yourself, most repair jobs require a trained, skilled technician to ensure [...]

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    Garage Door Openers: How to Tell When It’s Time to Replace

    Garage Door Openers: How to Tell When It's Time to Replace Today’s garage door systems come with a range of complex systems and parts that have been designed to enhance user-friendliness and safety. It can, therefore, prove to be highly disruptive to your home and business when the garage door[...]

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    Replacing Garage Door Springs: To DIY or Not?

    Replacing Garage Door Springs: To DIY or Not? The springs of a garage door are created to make it easier to open the garage door by hand or with a remote from the inside of your car. Once these springs go bad, it will be very difficult to open the door. The springs and the tools to replace them are [...]

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