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What do Garage Door Repair services include?

Garage door repair services include all the needed tasks to get your broken garage door working again. This is regardless of whether it’s the roller shutter or the up-and-over type of garage door. A skilled handyman can repair either type of garage doors and can test the garage door to ensure the repairs are proper and adequate.  

Inspecting the garage door

Your hired garage door repairman can inspect the different moving parts and components of your garage door to find the cause of the problem. They can check the springs, rails, cables and pulleys for damage or wear and tear. They inspect the glass panes on the garage door if any, and check for cracks or breaks. 

Your repairman can check the tension of the springs, damage or obstructions for the garage door sensors, damage or wear on the hinges, rollers and tracks. The repairman also checks the remote door controller and remote keypad for any damage or weak batteries; they likewise verify the garage door opener for damage or insufficient power. 

Fixing the garage door

After troubleshooting the problem, your garage door repairman performs the needed repairs. They can perform repairs such as lubricating the tracks, rails, pulleys and other moving parts. They may remove rusted or worn sections of the tracks or rails and attach new sections or replace the entire rail. Your repairman can check for any bent tracks and worn or damaged cables and rollers. Should there be any glass panes on the door that are missing or cracked, they can replace these as well. Some repairmen can replace the garage door springs if necessary. 

If the garage door opener is not getting enough power, your repairman can do simple wiring work and fix severed wires by splicing them onto the old plug or a new plug if necessary; you may have to supply these and any other replacement parts. If you don’t have these replacement parts ready, some repairmen may offer to buy these for you from the nearest hardware store. 

Testing the garage door

Once your repairman finds the problems and applies the appropriate repairs, they can proceed to test the garage door and do final checks on all the parts and electronic components. They watch for any unusual movements and listen for strange sounds when the garage door is operated. Apart from the mechanical parts, your repairman does final checks on the electronic components like the door sensors, the remote and remote keypad.  

If any problems or unusual movements are detected during testing, your repairman does troubleshooting again. Your repairman applies the appropriate fixes and tests the garage door again; this will be done as many times as needed until the garage door works without fail.

Recent Garage Door Repair tasks in Canberra

Garage door repair


McKellar ACT, Australia

9th Aug 2020

Our garage door can't be opened. Need someone to have a look and fix it if possible.

I need garage door repair & installat


Bonython ACT 2905, Australia

13th Feb 2019

My gage door stopped working after the power cut yesterday despite trying to manually reactivate it.

I need garage door repair & installation


Forde ACT, Australia

10th Sep 2019

there is a small dent and panel a bit angled

I need garage door repair. Track needs help.


Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

28th Nov 2018

Track needs machining or other. Has had damage from minor prangs.

I need garage door repair


New South Wales 2620, Australia

5th Sep 2020

2 roller doors and 1 sectional door need servicing to stop them sticking

I need garage door repair & installation


Gungahlin ACT, Australia

7th Jun 2019

Emergency as single mum renting my house and has stuff in garage. Door is on an angle and won’t go up or down but is now half way up. Is it possible to at least get it closed for tonight and over long weekend and get it fixed next week please. Kind regards Delwyn Griffith

A prompt reply to my request. The job was carried out promptly on a Friday evening which was much appreciated due to the fact it was the start of a long weekend. I would highly recommend J.C

Automatic garage door repair


Theodore, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

1st Aug 2016

I would like to repair automatic garage door. It opens completely after 3rd or 4th attempt.