Hormann Garage Door Repairs

Hormann Garage Door Repairs

Hormann Garage Door Repairs

Hormann Garage Door Repairs. Hormann garage doors have over the years become one of the UK’s leading garage door manufacturers. The garage door panels that they use are robust, well finished and should last for years. The lifting mechanism used by Hormann is also very well made and when properly maintained should give many years of trouble free service. However, as with all working mechanisms, if they are not regularly maintained they could fail. Normally it takes little more than regular lubrication and the occasional re-tensioning of the spring to keep them in good working order. If the spring is allowed to lose tension, the garage door will not open as easily and the garage door cables can become tangled when the door is lifted quicker than the spring can pick up the cables. This can ofton result in the anti-drop mechanism kicking -in and the garage door becoming stuck in the open position.

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Hormann Sectional Garage Door Georgian Panelled

Hormann Sectional Garage Door

Hormann Sectional Garage Door

This Hormann sectional garage door has Georgian square panels that can complement a variety of houses and buildings. This garage door is made up of 4 panels that are hinged together and sit in a continuous track/runner that runs vertically up the sides of the garage door and then bends to run horizontally back into the garage. The Hormann sectional garage door has 42mm thick insulated panels and forms a good seal with the floor thanks to the thick rubber buffer on the bottom panel. There are also rubber seals around the sides and top of the garage door. Because the garage door is vertically opening and does not swing out, it is possible to park the car tight to the garage door which is a major benefit if your drive is short. The Hormann sectional garage door is very secure and qualifies for as a secure by design product when coupled with a Hormann electric garage door opener.

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Thermaglide Roller Shutter Repair

Thermaglide Roller Shutter

Thermaglide Roller Shutter

The Thermaglide roller shutter was a roller shutter garage door marketed by Cardale garage doors. The main problems that occur with roller shutters can normally be attributed to the control box, the safety system or the built-in electric tubular motor. Roller shutters can also suffer with the hanging straps breaking or coming detached from the main shaft. Generally the components of most roller shutters are made to a standard so many of the parts are inter-changeable with spares from another roller shutter manufacturer or with generic parts specially manufactured for the purpose. It is therfore possible to repair most makes of roller shutters even if the manufacturers or suppliers are no longer in business.

 

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Chamberlain Liftmaster Professional Repair

Chamberlain Liftmaster Repair

Chamberlain Liftmaster Repair

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SWS Securoglide Roller Shutter Repairs

Roller Shutter Garage Door Motors

Roller Shutter Garage Door Motors

SWS securoglide roller shutters are amongst the most popular roller shutters in the country. They are fitted with Somfy motors which are renowned for their reliability, but like all electrical appliances they do not last forever. We were instructed to replace a roller shutter garage door motor in Maidstone, Kent. The existing garage door motor had been in place for around 10 years, but had now began to struggle when lifting the roller shutter. Once on site the door was dismantled and a new electric garage door motor was fitted. The door was re-programmed and left in good working order.

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East Sussex Garage Doors

Garage Doors East Sussex

Garage Doors East Sussex

This Hormann garage door was fitted to a property in Heathfield East Sussex. The garage door is constructed of steel but has a Decograin finish that gives a finish similar to that used by double glazing companies. In this particular case, the property had windows in a rosewood/mahogany finish and this garage door was a very good match. The garage door was also supplied with a similar coloured steel frame and a rosewood UPVC trim. This type of garage door can be manually operated or automated. The security on the manual version can be boosted by the addition of 4 point locking.

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Garador Garage Door Repairs

Garador Repairs

Garador Repairs

Garador Garage Door Repairs. Garador garage doors have over the years become one of the UK’s leading garage door manufacturers. The garage door panels that they use are robust, well finished and should last for years. The lifting mechanism used by Garador is also very well made and when properly maintained should give many years of trouble free service. However, as with all working mechanisms, if they are not regularly maintained they could fail. Normally it takes little more than regular lubrication and the occasional re-tensioning of the spring to keep them in good working order. If the spring is allowed to lose tension, the garage door will not open as easily and the garage door cables can become tangled when the door is lifted quicker than the spring can pick up the cables. This can ofton result in the anti-drop mechanism kicking -in and the garage door becoming stuck in the open position.

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Garage Door Repairs Tunbridge Wells

Garage Door Repairs Tunbridge Wells

Garage Door Repairs Tunbridge Wells

Garage door repairs Tunbridge Wells Kent. This garage door repair involved a Westland Garador F3C. This is a very old garage door that has a garage door spring that runs within the leg of a metal garage door frame. Unlike the Garador MK4, the spring within the steel frame is connected to a cable that lifts the garage door. Not only is the spring liable to break but more often the problem lies with the garage door cable breaking. It is a very complicated procedure to replace the cable but it is possible and the replacement cables are still available.

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Garage Door Repairs East Sussex

Garage Door Repairs East Sussex

Garage Door Repairs East Sussex

Garage Door Repairs East Sussex. Over the last thirty years we have carried out thousands of garage door repairs in the East Sussex region. With Tunbridge Wells as our base, we can respond quickly to any garage door repairs required within the counties of Kent and East Sussex. A large proportion of our garage door repairs are for broken cables, broken springs and garage door locks. We are able to carry out repairs to all the major brands of up and over garage doors including Henderson garage doors, Westland garage doors, Hormann garage doors, Cardale garage doors and Garador garage doors. We are also able to repair electric garage doors and replace lost or broken radio controls.

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Garage Doors Crowborough

Garage Doors crowborough

Garage Doors Crowborough

Garage Doors Crowborough:The requirements of this customer were to have an insulated garage door. They also wanted a garage door in the very fashionable colour, anthracite grey (RAL 7016). This colour garage door is a very contemporary look and matches window frames supplied by many of the leading manufacturers. The garage was used for storage and as a workshop. It was therefore important that it was dry and could be kept warm.

We recommended the Hormann Sectional garage door as we felt it was the perfect door for the clients needs. The panels of the Garage door are insulated to a width of 40mm. The vertical opening action of the garage door also allows it to open even if cars are parked close to the door.

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