Raleigh Garage Repair: Door openers
Garage door openers are an important part of our garage doors. Actually, a garage door opener something that doesn’t get much thought, unless its being used to open the garage doors, from our cars. Interestingly, garage door openers play a very important role in the safety of our homes, as well as our belongings. Below, Hanson Overhead Garage Door Service offers some safety tips on how to keep your garage door opener safe and out of the reach of strangers.
Raleigh Garage Repair | Hanson Overhead Garage Door Service: Garage Door Opener Safety Tips
Always treat your garage door opener as you would the key to your front door– Your garage door opener is a key to your garage. Don’t leave it out for others to find. Be sure to keep it hidden and out of the reach of children. Besides the safety issues, a lost garage door opener can result in a costly fix. Thankfully, along with Raleigh garage repair, Hanson Overhead Garage Door Service offers garage door opener services. Be sure to contact them if you need a replacement or repair for your garage door opener.
Keep it out of sight and away from strangers– A smart thief can use the garage door opener to get into your house. Just as we mentioned above, the garage door opener is the key to your garage. If fallen into the wrong hands, thieves can use the opener to get in the garage. It can also result in cars being broken into all too easily. Don’t leave your garage door opener:
- out in the open
- on the front seat
- on the dash or console
- attached to your car’s sun visor
- in the glove compartment
Leaving a garage door opener in sight, can cause burglars to break into cars to get them. In turn, they have access to bikes, power tools, and other valuable items store in your garage. Thieves also have access to the door that leads into your home. Sometimes, it might be easier t gain access to your home via the garage door than the front door. It’s certainly less conspicuous to enter a home from the garage. No one will notice them breaking in.
Carry your garage door opener in a purse, briefcase or tote– Doing so will ensure that it is out of sight and in safe hands. Do what you can to ensure that your garage door opener is in a safe, disclosed, location that only you and a few trusted others know about.
Garage doors are important. If you need to have some maintanience work done, or need a repair, be sure to contact us at Hanson Overhead Garage Door Service. We will provide quality service and quality parts for your garage door.