CLOPAY GARAGE & ENTRY DOOR BLOG

  • Maintenance Tips to Get Your Garage Door Ready for the Cold

    Oct 27, 2010
    Use a clean rag to remove any debris, grease or dirt build-up from the track. Lubricate all moving parts of the door (hinges, metal rollers and track) with 3-in-1oil. You’ll be amazed at the results. Suddenly all the creaking and squeaking will disappear into a pleasant hummmmmm. Never use heavy oil or grease. DO NOT LUBRICATE nylon rollers, plastic idler bearings or locks.
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    winterizing garage doorsgarage door maintenance

  • Happy St. Patrick's Day! Yes, even a garage door can be "green."

    Mar 17, 2010
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    Homeowners looking for ways to make their house “green” shouldn’t overlook the hardest working door in the house – the garage door. As the largest moving part on a home, the garage door plays an important role in energy efficiency and sustainability – two important criteria in green building design.
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    sustainable garage doorsinsulated garage doorshurricane reinforced garage doorsenergy efficiencyeco-friendly garage doors