Skip Navigation

Browse Our Blogs

A garage door is an essential part of your property. It not only offers protection for your vehicle, but the look of the garage door can enhance your curb appeal.


A lot goes into the workings of the garage door. Here are some interesting blogs on the subject by Overhead Door Company of Kitchener-Waterloo™.

  • view of a beautiful white home with a white garage door in daylight
    4 Common Garage Door Opener Problems

    A garage door opener has become one of the most common house appliances. In fact, more than half of the homes in Canada have them installed for easy access to the home.


    While we've come to rely on our automatic door openers, they can have their issues and malfunctions like any other mechanical appliance. When you start to have garage door opener problems, it'll completely hinder your daily activities and may even leave you stranded at home!


    Understanding some of the most common issues with a garage door opener can help you develop a plan to get back to regular operation fast. This guide will help you do just that!


    Read More
  • a vintage cycle is parked front of a red garage door
    Why You Should (Really) Replace A Garage Door

    Your garage door has been providing security for your home as well as protection for your vehicle for years now. But there's a chance it's worn out its welcome, in which case it's time for a new one.


    Research shows that replacing a garage door costs a little more than $1,100 on average. Given that a garage door can remain operational for as long as three decades, a new one is a wise investment.


    If you're looking to improve your home, here's a rundown on how you can replace a garage door to enhance your home's value, safety, and energy cost savings.


    Let's jump in!


    Read More
  • two workers working on a residential garage door
    Garage Door Servicing: How Often Should a Garage Door Be Serviced?

    You expect your garage door to go up and down on demand, and it always does -- until now. It has suddenly stopped working, and you instantly regret not staying on top of your garage maintenance over the years. 


    Research shows that 63% of houses have garages or carports. Ideally, homeowners should inspect their garage doors twice a year -- for instance, once in the spring and once in the fall. However, depending on your situation, you may want to check it more or less often.


    Fortunately, we cover everything you need to know about how frequently to check your garage door in this garage door servicing guide. 


    Let's dig in!


    Read More

Overhead Door Company of Kitchener-Waterloo™

1746 Victoria St N

Kitchener-Waterloo, ON N2B 3E5


Monday - Friday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Saturday 09:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Service Area







(And Areas)


Send to a friend

Send the url of this page to a friend of yours

Created by

Legal notice