By: webadmin | October 22, 2018
Garage door rollers are a key component for an efficient garage door system. They are used to attach the door to the tracks allowing it to open and close smoothly. Garage door rollers in good working condition help to ensure that the garage door remains quiet while operating smoothly and safely. If your garage door has become noisy, squeaky, or simply sounds rickety, it may be time to replace your garage door rollers.
Because a noisy garage door can still function well, it is often overlooked and ignored. However, as a result of ignoring noise, rollers end up going long periods of time before being replaced. Old garage door rollers can cause friction and vibration in addition to noisy or wobbly operation. Even if you are not bothered by the noisiness of your garage door, it can still be sign of malfunctioning or worn down garage door rollers that should not be disregarded.
Worn out rollers not only prevent a garage door from opening smoothly and efficiently, it can also lead to other problems. Broken or worn down rollers can lead to
Rollers are available in different sizes and materials. Garage door rollers come in variety of sizes ranging from one to three inches. Two inch rollers are most commonly used in residential homes, while 3 inch rollers are more common in commercial properties as they are better equipped for heavier garage doors. Rollers are primarily made of plastic, steel or nylon. Each material will affect how quiet the door opens and closes and will also vary in cost and durability. Rollers also come in varying amounts of ball bearings, which impact quietness.
Universal Garage Door Repair offers new Salt Lake City Garage Door Rollers for both residential and commercial properties. If you have a noisy garage door or suspect it is time to replace your garage door rollers, contact us today at (801) 784-4550.
Universal Garage Door Repair
2150 South 1300 East, Suite 500
Salt Lake City, UT 84106