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How To Repair Damage To A Fiberglass Garage Door

Posted by on Jan 21, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Fiberglass garage doors have the advantage of being both light and strong. They also have a fairly easy to maintain surface that only requires the occasional cleaning. However, the door can be damaged if you accidentally bump into it with your car. Depending on how extensive the damage is, it might be possible to repair it with a little work. When you’re dealing with a big crack, it’s probably best to simply replace the panel with a new one provided by the manufacturer. But for small cracks, you can use the following steps to repair the surface of the fiberglass. What You Will Need Water Soap Towel Work Gloves Sponge 200 Grit Sandpaper 300 Grit Sandpaper Razor Blade Kit for Repairing Fiberglass (Should Include Resin, Hardener, Scraper and Sheets of Fiberglass) Paintbrush Primer Matching Paint Step 1. Use a...

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How To Replace A Broken Window In Your Garage Door

Posted by on Jan 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you have a window in your garage door break, you want to repair it right away. When you own your garage door, the glass left in the frame can fall out, posing a safety risk. Also, leaving the window unfixed can make it easier for someone to break into your garage. To replace a broken window in your garage door safely, you’ll want to follow the steps provided below: Collect the necessary equipment: Work gloves Phillips screwdriver Flathead screwdriver Wastebasket Rubber mallet Piece of pre-cut replacement glass Instructions for replacing the window: You want to begin by turning off the power to the garage door opener and putting on your work gloves. Carefully remove all the broken shards of glass from the window frame and place them into the wastebasket. If the window frame is screwed into the...

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