Garage Door Spring Replacement

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Need a Broken Garage Door Spring Replacement?

There’s nothing more inconvenient than trying to leave your home and being stuck inside your garage because of a broken spring. When a garage door spring breaks, it can halt all movement of your garage door completely. There’s simply no way around it until you get a garage door spring replacement. Fortunately, Door Serv Pro offers a broken garage door spring replacement near you.

The Most Common Garage Door Repair

A broken garage door spring is the most common repair at Door Serv Pro. If your garage door has suddenly stopped working, chances are that you have a broken garage door spring. Because this is such a common repair, our garage door repairmen have a lot of experience in safely replacing the springs. You won’t have to worry about your springs once we’re through with them! We make sure to keep our expert technicians fully stocked with the most common garage door repairs on their trucks.

We offer same-day scheduling in Hagerstown, Chambersburg, Martinsburg, and Winchester in order to get your replacement completed as soon as possible. The actual repair will not take very long, so call us today to get yours scheduled!

The average torsion spring will last for around 10,000 cycles—each cycle being one full opening and closing. If you used your garage door once a day, the springs would last for about thirteen years. Since most people use their garage doors more than that, you can expect your springs to last for ten to twelve years.

We recommend replacing both springs together. Since they were installed at the same time and have similar lifespans, if one goes, the other will soon follow.

Important Things about Garage Door Spring Replacements

Garage Door Spring Replacements Can Be Dangerous

When you have a broken garage door spring, your garage door can become very dangerous. The springs work with the cables to bear the weight of the garage door. Since a garage door is so heavy, the springs have to hold a lot of energy in order to allow you to effortlessly open your garage door.

When a spring breaks, all of that stored energy can shoot out in unexpected ways. Your spring could pop out, your door could slam shut, or other parts of your garage door may break.

When your garage door spring breaks, let a professional handle it by safely performing a garage door spring replacement. Our technicians know just what to do to make sure that nothing dangerous will occur.

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The Types of Garage Door Springs

There are two main types of garage door springs: torsion and extension. A torsion spring is the most common and the safest. it operates by spinning in order to raise and lower the garage door. You can find it rolled into a coil above your garage door. When a torsion spring breaks, it tends to stay in the same spot.

An extension spring, on the other hand, operates by extending in order to raise and lower the garage door. you can find this spring stretched out on either side of the garage door. These tend to fly out randomly when they break. There aren’t as many in homes nowadays, but you may still see some.

Signs You Need a Garage Door Spring Replacement

  • Your garage door opens at an angle.
  • Your garage door slams shut unexpectedly.
  • Your garage door makes a grinding noise when operating.
  • You hear a loud snap from your garage door.
  • You notice 3-4″ gaps in your garage door spring coils.
  • Your garage door starts to open/close and then stops/reverses.
  • Your garage door won’t move.
  • Your garage door is stuck.

Contact Us for a Garage Door Spring Replacement

When you have a broken garage door spring, call Door Serv Pro for a garage door spring replacement. We’ll be able to safely and expertly replace your springs in no time! We offer same-day scheduling so that you can get your garage door back to normal in no time. Contact us today to get your garage door spring replacement.

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Our Reviews

  • Came earlier then i expected but was very grateful with being a roadside diesel mechanic and having a very hectic schedule myself!!

    thumb Steve Rhinecker
    August 11, 2022

    The service was great and the price was fair. The young technician was very pleasant and did a great job very fast.

    thumb Glenn Martin
    August 8, 2022

    Nathan did a great job repairing broken spring on garage door

    thumb Jeff Nienstedt
    August 8, 2022
  • Cameron did a great job.

    thumb Jason Norcross
    August 4, 2022

    Cameron is a fine mechanic and personable. Worked efficiently. The lack of the fifth star is attributable to my not getting up-front pricing before scheduling the appointment. I don’t know what the market is, only what it was. The cost difference, from a prior vendor, from 4 years ago was beyond my imagination. BUT……Door Serv Pro provided a great service, on time, exactly as they proposed. Be comfortable by first obtaining a quote.

    thumb Jim Brookfield
    August 4, 2022

    Cameron was very polite and knowledgeable. Fix my Garage door very promptly and gave me tips on how to keep it smooth. I will be sending my Friends and Family to Door Serv Pro in the future.

    thumb ricky Maples
    August 4, 2022
  • Cam is an outstanding person and a true professional. It was a pleasure to meet him and do business with him. He made your company proud! Thank you for sending Cam to fix my garage door problem. Ronald Howard

    thumb Ronald Howard
    July 28, 2022

    Same day service! Friendly and upgraded our garage door springs.

    thumb blmart67
    July 28, 2022

    Excellent service. Called right back when we rang then .

    thumb nicola Williams
    July 28, 2022

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