May is Garage Door Safety Month!

At Overhead Door Company of Akron™, safeguarding both residential and commercial properties is our foremost commitment. Whether you’re a homeowner or business proprietor, placing garage door safety at the forefront is essential for safeguarding your loved ones, staff, and assets.

  1. LOOK: Initiate your safety routine by visually examining your garage door, springs, cables, and rollers. Detect any indications of wear and tear, such as frayed cables or spring rust. Identifying these issues early can avert mishaps and prolong your garage door’s lifespan.
  2. LISTEN: Pay attention to the sounds your garage door makes when opening and closing. Grinding or scraping noises could indicate underlying mechanical issues that need to be addressed. If you notice any unusual sounds, it’s best to have a professional technician from Overhead Door Company of Akron™ take a closer look.
  3. LEARN: Garage door safety involves educating yourself and your family on best practices. Here are some important lessons to remember:
    • Keep the garage door opener and remote control out of reach of children to prevent accidents.
    • Remind everyone to avoid placing fingers or hands near door sections and moving parts to prevent injury.
    • Keep your garage doors closed and remote controls out of sight to deter theft and unauthorized access to your home.

REMEMBER: If you encounter any concerns during your inspection, don’t hesitate to reach out to Overhead Door Company of Akron™ for assistance. Our team of trained professionals is here to address any issues and ensure the safety of your garage door.

This May, let’s make safety a priority by proactively securing our garage doors. By adhering to these simple guidelines we can keep our homes safe and secure. we can uphold a secure environment for our families and properties. At Overhead Door Company of Akron™, we are steadfast in our commitment to assisting you in maintaining a safe haven for your loved ones and possessions..

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