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If I’m Selling.. Is It Worth The Money To Replace My Garage Door?

If I’m Selling.. Is It Worth The Money To Replace My Garage Door? Selling your home? There comes a time in every homeowner’s journey when the time comes to sell. Once you’ve made that decision, there is much to consider. Especially when it comes to deciding where to spend your hard earned money on updates! [...]

October 16th, 2017|

Winter Is Coming! Are You Ready?

Winter Is Coming! Are You Ready? There’s a new crispness to the air. We can all see that slight “hint” of the glorious colors about to take over our area. The football Pre-Season games are on. The kids are headed back to school. We’re all getting ready to “Jump Around” at Camp Randall! Ahhh, the [...]

September 15th, 2017|

Help! My Garage Door is Crooked / Off-Track / Stuck!

Help! My Garage Door is Crooked / Off-Track / Stuck! If you’ve ever had that experience, you won’t soon forget it! We’ve heard it described as the following: crooked, catty-wampus, off track, falling off, jammed and many others. It looks ALARMING to a homeowner! When your overhead door looks like that, it’s natural to immediately [...]

July 1st, 2017|

Curb Appeal: The Battle of the “Snout House”

Curb Appeal: The Battle of the "Snout House" Chances are, you’ve seen the Snout House, but you didn’t know what it is. You may even have one! Most of us do…So what is it? A Snout House is a home that has the garage protruding from the front elevation. This causes the garage to actually [...]

June 1st, 2017|

Garage Door Safety Eye Sensors

Garage Door Safety Eye Sensors Do I HAVE to use them? We get this question ALL THE TIME! First thing’s first – what are safety sensors? Safety sensors are mounted to the door track on the left and the right side of the door. They should be mounted no higher than 12” off the ground. [...]

May 1st, 2017|

How Do I Program My Keyless Entry Keypad?

How Do I Program My Keyless Entry Keypad? You will need a ladder to access your motor hanging in the center of the ceiling. Most find it helpful to have an additional person to assist with these steps. These steps are meant as a guide. As always, you should refer to your manufacturer specific owner’s [...]

April 1st, 2017|

Angie’s List Super Service Award 5th Year In A Row

Angie’s List Super Service Award 5th Year In A Row Madison Overhead Garage Door Services Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie’s List Super Service Award Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Madison Overhead Garage Door Services has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of customer [...]

March 1st, 2017|

Why Do I Have Snow and/or Water in My Garage?

Why Do I Have Snow and/or Water in My Garage? In the Wisconsin winter, we all get some snow in our garage from time to time. It’s impossible to avoid it entirely. However if there is an excessive amount of snow (or water) in your garage, that is not normal. Another circumstance that falls under [...]

February 1st, 2017|

Repair vs. Replace.. That is the Question?

Repair vs. Replace.. That is the Question? This is an excellent question and one we hear often! Garage Door Openers (also called Operators): The major tipping point between repairs vs. replacement with regards to your operator is age. The average life expectancy of an operator is between 7-15 years. At this point you’re probably saying [...]

January 10th, 2017|