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BH Garage Doors
Trusted and Insured Professional Garage Door Repair in Chicago
When people Google: "garage door repair Chicago IL" - we already know they have a problem with their garage doors. Fortunately, it can be a very short-term problem. When all you want is the issue solved promptly, professionally, and at a fair price, you need someone with the expertise and the technical know-how to get the job done right.
We guarantee if you ever have any issues with your garage door, we’ll fix it ASAP. Pick up the phone or e-mail us today for a quote, an inspection, or to just ask a quick question about your garage door. We’re more than happy to help.
Chicago Garage Door Services We Offer
Are you ready to replace your existing garage doors or are you looking to complete a new installation? Regardless of what your needs may be, we can help make your vision a reality. We offer a wide variety of garage door brands and styles to ensure we will have the right products and services to suit your needs.
Garage Door Openers
Aluminum Full-View Doors
Rolling Grilles & Shutters
Parking & Security Gates
Safety & Security Devices
Rolling Grilles & Shutters
Parking & Security Gates
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Garage Door Repair Services in Chicago, IL
When you choose BH Garage Doors in Chicago, you are choosing the best garage repair company in the Chicagoland area. No matter what kind of garage door issues you are facing, we are here to provide our expertise. This includes touch-ups, routine repairs, emergency services for major issues, and more. Just reach out and let us know what’s going on. We are able to easily address common garage door repair problems like door spring replacements, damaged or broken garage door openers, changing out the door spring system, and replacing damaged panels for garage doors of all makes and models. Whatever the issue is, BH Garage Doors can handle it!
Broken Garage Door Springs
Damage to garage door springs can be very inconvenient and frustrating. It can stop your garage door from opening and closing properly and can even make it entirely unusable. On top of that, a broken spring can be dangerous. There is a high risk of injury when it comes to opening the door by hand or with your opener when the garage door spring has been damaged. As soon as you notice an issue, contact a garage door repair company like BH Garage Doors. Depending on the problems you are having and the specific system, the springs can be replaced, or the system can be upgraded.
Extension springs are attached to the track with a system of pulleys and cables that are attached to the bottom brackets of the garage door and are mounted on both sides of the door. If a spring in this system is broken, it can be dangerous. The springs can fly off, causing injury or damage. If your extension spring is broken, BH Garage Doors repair experts can upgrade your garage door to a safer torsion spring system or replace the spring. Reach out today if your springs are damaged.
Torsion springs are mounted above the garage door opening on a spring bar or torsion tube that has drums at either end. The cables are attached to the bottom bracket of the door. When you close and open the door the cables wrap or wind around the drum and provide movement.
How much does it cost to repair a broken spring?
The actual garage door repair springs aren’t particularly expensive parts, but the labor cost is a major factor when it comes to the overall cost of repairs. Below is more information about how much a garage door spring replacement can cost. For more information, reach out to BH Garage Doors Chicago.
Garage Door Spring Replacement Cost
There are two main spring systems that are used in garage doors—torsion spring systems and extension spring systems. You’ll need to figure out which one your garage door uses. Torsion systems consist of a single coiled spring. Depending on which one you need, these may cost between $65 and $85. Extension springs systems are dual spring and are generally sold as part of a complete kit that comes with rollers and tracks. These kits often cost around $75 to $100. If you are able to find the springs sold separately, they may cost between $25 and $40. These are very rough estimates, and the cost will change depending on the following:
- Seller and location
- The manufacturer and the model
Garage Door Spring Replacement Cost of Parts and Labor
It can be extremely difficult to replace garage door springs, and it should be done by an expert. You don’t want to risk further damaging your garage door or injury to yourself. Instead, you’ll want to hire a garage door repair company. There is no universal repair price chart, as all companies charge their own prices for labor. The local competition, location, difficulty of the job, and other factors will go into the labor costs of repairing the springs of your garage door. With that said, the labor and costs of materials may end up being around $150 to $350 for a single door. If you need to have multiple doors repaired, you may be able to get a discount on labor costs (although you are still going to pay more for the additional work). Reach out to BH Garage Doors to learn more about the costs of parts and services.
Trusted Garage Door Repair in Chicago For Years
Some companies charge more than others. With that said, higher cost doesn’t necessarily mean higher quality work. If you want to make sure you aren’t overpaying, consider these tips:
- Buy the parts yourself
- Get a second opinion, but only if you have big doubts (consulting a second business will not be free)
- Only work with reputed companies that have a local, verifiable history of honest work
- Go online and check how much the competitors are charging for the same job
- Note if they are in a hurry to get started immediately
Is repair possible?
While your broken garage doors springs can be replaced, they cannot be repaired. With this in mind, it’s important to understand that a garage door spring not working properly doesn’t necessarily mean the spring itself is damaged. Your door springs may need to be realigned, rebalanced, and/or lubricated to resolve the issue. This may only cost you about $50 to $70 for the entire repair! While you may be able to replace your springs, if you don’t have the equipment and know-how, you should avoid trying to do it on your own. Instead, you’ll want to hire the experts at BH Garage Doors. We will send out a repairperson that is an expert in the field. They will be able to replace the springs with ease and efficiency. Even if you are able to replace the springs, you may not have the right tools or the time to get the job done. If you have to buy the tools, take time out of your day, and risk damaging your garage door, you’ll need to consider if it’s even worth trying to do it on your own. Instead of risking further damage and even injuring yourself, hire a professional team that can replace the springs with ease!
Damaged panels are not only ugly, but they can also make your garage door less secure. If you have panels that are worn and old due to regular wear and tear, you’ll want to consider upgrading them. This will help with the exterior aesthetic of your home, as well as your garage’s security. The professional team at BH Garage Doors in Chicago is able to easily fit new garage door panels onto your garage. We have a large range of options to choose from, and we have the perfect panels to match your garage.
Garage Door Replacement
Sometimes repairing a garage door is no longer cost-effective. You also may simply be sick of your old garage door, and you are ready for an upgrade. Whatever the case may be, BH Garage Doors is able to replace your garage door. We offer many garage door styles and colors. We’ll help you to choose the perfect garage door to fit the aesthetic of your home and your budget.
Garage Door Opener Repair
A common issue that garage door owners run into is their garage door not opening correctly. If your garage is having issues when trying to use the remote control, won’t open the whole way, or won’t move at all, we will send a tech out to fix the issue and ensure your garage door opens properly again.
Garage Door Safety Sensor Alignment
Safety sensors are an important feature of garage doors. With that said, if they are broken, they can cause issues with your garage door. Your garage door may not shut correctly when using your remote, for instance. Most modern automatic garage door systems have a self-diagnosis feature you can check. There will be various flashing lights that will inform you of what the problem may be (like obstruction or misalignment). You can check the manufacturer’s handbook to see if you can fix the issue. If you can’t, contact BH Garage Doors so we can send out an expert technician to repair the issue for you.
Bent or Broken Tracks
If you do a quick visual inspection of your garage door, you may find a broken or bent track in the door. This damage can occur from accidentally hitting the door with your car, obstructions to the track while the door is closing or opening, broken cables, general wear and tear, and more. If your garage door has a bent or broken track and you are in the Chicago area or if you simply suspect there is a problem, stop using your garage door and contact BH Garage Doors. We will send out a professional garage door repairperson to fix the issue. Don’t continue to use the door, as it may cause more damage and may even cause the door to come off the tracks entirely. Instead, reach out to BH Garage Doors.
Chicago Garage Door Sales & Installation
Do you want to upgrade your older garage door and replace it with a modern door? Maybe you would like a door with automatic features? Whatever the case may be, we have the perfect garage door to meet your needs. We have literally hundreds of different garage doors and openers to choose from. Our team of experts will help you to pick out the perfect door and expertly install it for you. If you have any questions, reach out to BH Garage Doors today!
Why Choose BH Garage Doors for Repairs in Chicago?
There are a few reasons why the residents of Chicago choose BH Garage Doors as their trusted repair company. Below are some of the top reasons you should hire BH Garage Doors for your garage door repairs…
Free of charge Estimates Anytime, Anywhere
Part of the full transparency we provide includes free of charge estimates. No matter when or where, we’re happy to provide you with an estimate that is free of charge. No project is too big or small.
Affordable Flat-Rate Pricing with NO Hidden Fees
When you go with BH Garage Doors, you will be provided with flat-rate, affordable prices with no hidden fees. We believe in full transparency and providing our customers with the best deals possible.
Professional, Well-Trained Techs with Lots of Experience
Our professional techs are all well-trained and are experts in the field of garage door repair. They have lots of experience and will be able to efficiently identify and repair the garage door issue you are having.
Emergency Service & Repairs on All Brand Names
We offer emergency services for repairs of all brand names. This includes same-day emergency services. No matter what garage door make or model you have, we’ll be able to dispatch a tech and resolve the issue in record time. This allows you to get back to what’s important without having to worry about your busted garage door!
2,000+ Garage Doors and Openers Available
Whether you are looking for new garage door panels, repairs, or even a completely new door, we’ve got you covered. We have an extensive range of different garage door parts, openers, and more. We also have a great selection of doors to choose from if you are looking to replace your current door. The parts we use are all from top-rated brands.
Reach Out for an Estimate Today!
Whether you are having issues with the springs, panels, sensor, or any other issues with your garage door, reach out to BH Garage Doors in Chicago today. We’ll get you a free estimate and send a tech out to repair whatever issues you may have. If you are looking for a new garage door, let us know! We’ll help you to pick the perfect garage door to match the exterior of your home.
We look forward to speaking with you and repairing your garage door!Learn more