A malfunctioning garage door can be a headache. Garage doors should operate seamlessly. If you have been contemplating repairing your garage door, the cost of it really depends on the extent of the issue. There are many components to a garage door which can impact the cost of the repair. Most garage door companies will charge by the hour which might cost between $20-$25 per hour. Here is a cost breakdown of the various components that might need to be replaced.
Garage Door Spring Repair
If you need to replace a spring that is either snapped or loosely hanging, you can fix it yourself. If you are questioning or confused about any part of the replacement process, it might be best to have a trusted professional inspect the issue and replace it for you. A new garage door torsion spring can cost between $200 to $300. This includes both the spring which ranges from $40 to $100 and the extension spring which ranges from $5-$30.
If you’d like to have a professional paint a garage door it could cost you between $167 to $350 depending on how large the surface area of the garage doors. If the keypad on the side of a garage door needs to be replaced the cost can range from $40 to $100.
Off Track Garage Door Repair
If the garage door cable is off track and not properly opening and closing it might be time to get a replacement. If the cable needs to be replaced, the cost can range from approximately $150-$200. A professional can help with this by taking the door out and then putting it back and resetting the cables, rollers and drums of the garage door.
If you’re apprehensive about spending the money, consider how at ease you’ll feel knowing that your garage door is safely and securely functioning properly. Contact us now for a free quote.