Garage Door Spring San Fernando Valley

garage door spring San Fernando Valley California

Broken Garage Door Spring Repair San Fernando Valley

Broken garage door coil spring is one of the problems that can prevent garage door from closing. There are many reasons for a snapped garage door coil spring. Most of them are a bad, or no lubrication and maintenance at all. But if the coil spring in your garage door is snapped, it doesn't mean that you need to get a new garage door. All it mean is that you need to contact SFV Garage Doors for same garage coil spring repair in San Fernando Valley (And it probably also mean that you have been ignoring the need for maintenance).
We repair and replace torsion and extension coil spring in San Fernando Valley, and we offer same day service for all kinds of coil springs. The important thing when garage door coil spring snap is to stop using the overhead door, and call a local garage door company in San Fernando Valley to come and replace the broken coil spring, or coil springs. Whether you need commercial garage door coil spring repair in San Fernando Valley, or garage door repairs in Woodland Hills, SFV Garage Doors can fix it.

What to do when the coil spring snap?

The best thing for you to do, is to stop using the door, and contact a local garage door technician in San Fernando Valley who can replace the snapped coil spring with a new one. There is no need to panic or to wonder if the repair is going to cost a lot of money. A garage coil spring replacement in San Fernando Valley is something which we are dealing with on a daily base, since it is one of the common garage door issues, which can completely stop a garage door from working.
Keep in mind that garage coil spring replacement in San Fernando Valley California, especially if it is heavy duty commercial overhead door coil spring repair can be a dangerous process, and since the weight of the door is not supported by the coil spring which snapped, trying to lift the door to open it up, or trying to close it is dangerous, and can result with a complete broken door, or even worst, with an injury.
The technicians of SFV Garage Doors got the knowledge, the coil springs and the experience to match the correct coil spring for your garage door, whether it is a torsion coil spring or extension coil spring. We also have the tools and the experience to put the exact amount of tension on the coil spring, which will enable your door to stay balanced, and make it easy to use even if you are using it manually. To us it doesn’t matter if you need torsion coil spring repair in San Fernando Valley, or garage door coil spring repair in California, we have the knowledge, the tools and the ability to replace any garage door coil spring in San Fernando Valley California today.

Broken Torsion spring San Fernando Valley

Torsion coil spring Repair San Fernando Valley California

A good garage door technician in San Fernando Valley can fix or replace a broken torsion coil spring. We know that a broken coil spring, which lead to a garage door that cannot be open or close, can be the cause for a lot of frustration. That is why we, at SFV Garage Doors, are available 24/7 for all your garage doors needs. We repair garage door torsion coil spring in San Fernando Valley, and we will do it today. We carry in our tracks many torsion coil spring from different size and for different garage doors, and most likely that we carry the coil spring which is needed in order to repair your garage door. If the Garage Door coil springs in San Fernando Valley are broken, or any other garage door issues, please contact us, and one of our garage doors technicians will be happy to help.
It is important to make it clear, that a every broken garage door - whether it is a broken coil spring in San Fernando Valley or broken garage door coil spring in California or any other problem – can be dangerous, and should not be used before it will be repaired and inspected by a garage door repairman, who will make sure that it is safe for use again. Each overhead door in San Fernando Valley need its own set of coil springs, and coil springs that may look the same, or almost the same to you, can make a difference between a garage door in San Fernando Valley that will be safe for use, and one which won’t work p[properly, and using it will mean talking a risk.

Garage coil spring Replacement San Fernando Valley

We offer a same day garage door repair service in San Fernando Valley, which include same day broken coil spring replace. Whether your garage door coil spring snapped due to lack of maintenance, or for any other reason, we can fix it. We got the experience to match the right coil spring for every overhead door in San Fernando Valley, the coil spring that will maintain the balance of the door, whether it is a single car garage door, or a heavy duty commercial door in San Fernando Valley. All you need to do is to contact us, and get your garage door repaired today. Our experience in repairing overhead doors in San Fernando Valley California, taught us which coil spring are most likely to snap, so we know to carry them with us in our tracks, which give our garage doors techs in San Fernando Valley the ability to address any garage door issue on the spot.

Extension coil spring Repair San Fernando Valley California

The extension coil springs located on top of your garage door tracks. Repairing a broken extension coil spring in San Fernando Valley is not a complicated project for a trained technician, and we are dealing with repairing broken coil spring on a daily base. Replacing garage door extension coil springs is a less complicated job, and some home owners choose to perform the replacement by DIY. If you think that there might be a problem with your garage door, do not wait until it will be too late and contact us to save time and money with SAME DAY garage dor coil spring replacemnt in San Fernando Valley. For any questions, please contact SFV Garage Doors, and one of our customer service representative will be glad to assist you. No need to worry, and no need to wonder how long you will have to wait. We offer same day, sometime in less than 2 hours garage door repair in San Fernando Valley.

Broken Torsion spring garage door San Fernando Valley

Can I replace the broken coil spring by myself?

When the issue is a broken coil spring, and we are being asked if we recommend to replace it by doing-it-yourself, or to contact garage door specialist in San Fernando Valley to do the replacement. We love to start with a short story that happened to someone who tried to fix garage door by do it yourself:
We once received a call from someone who asked us to come and help him replace the coil spring in he’s garage door in San Fernando Valley. When we arrived, he showed us the coil springs that he bought, and that he tried to replace by himself unsuccessfully. The thing is that he actually found the right coil springs for the weight and size of he’s door in San Fernando Valley (Although from law quality, but this wasn’t the issue). We asked him to show us what he was doing, and when he demonstrated to us, we immediately stopped him, and told him that he is lucky that he did not get injured, and that the door did not break. The problem was that like many garages in San Fernando Valley, he had law headroom garage door, with torsion coil springs, and he was trying to put tension on the coil springs in the wrong direction. All he needed, was to ask garage door expert in San Fernando Valley to tell him what he was doing wrong. But sometime the knowledge on how to do things is more important than if you do or do not have the ability and the tools to do them. To read more about DIY coil spring repairs, you can read this article by Matalonco Garage Doors. Or visit a garage door repair blog where people can share tips and help to on how to fix a broken garage door.
There are some garage door repairs in San Fernando Valley that can be done in a DIY. And there are many that should be left for a qualified technicians. The extension coil spring replacement comes somewhere in the middle: There are garage doors coil spring replacement in San Fernando Valley which can be relatively easy to perform, and can be done in a do-it-yourself repair, and some are so complicated, that even a trained and experienced repairman can find them difficult, complicated and dangerous.


When it comes to do-it-yourself coil spring replacement, If we were asked to give one important tip, that we recommend to use for every garage door repair in the world: make sure that you follow the safety guidelines, and never take unnecessary risks, because there is no money in the world that worth your health, and the safety of your family. Even if your car is locked inside the garage and you must take it out, and even if your door is open and it is raining outside, do not touch things that you are not sure about them. There are people that fixing garage doors in San Fernando Valley is what they do, and they can fix your garage door today.

Garage Door DIY and Safety

If you understand the garage door mechanism, and the way overhead doors in San Fernando Valley operate, and you decided to go ahead and replace the snapped torsion coil spring by yourself and nor using garage door expert in San Fernando Valley for do the coil spring replacement for you, make sure that you have the right coil spring for the door, and when we say the right coil spring, we mean the exact one and not a coil spring which is almost the right one, or that you hope that will make the door work. We witnessed many cases of people who used the wrong coil springs for their overhead door in San Fernando Valley, and a door of few hundred pounds simply “jumped” or crashed down into the ground.
Some of the garage door parts, like cables, coil springs hinges and other parts are under a lot of tension, and that makes them dangerous. After servicing overhead doors in San Fernando Valley, we have the experience to locate the broken or the problematic part, and we know how to low the tension and repair the problem, but you may not have such an experience in servicing overhead doors in San Fernando Valley, and removing the wrong part, or losing a screw when there is still tension on the door can result with serious injuries. There are right ways to replace snapped garage coil springs in San Fernando Valley, and trying to perform the coil spring replacement in San Fernando Valley with the wrong tools can be dangerous.

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Why the garage door coil spring snapped?

There are many possible reasons why coil spring of garage doors in San Fernando Valley snap, and they apply to all garage doors, whether it is a garage coil spring repairs in Hermosa, or a garage door coil spring in Los Angeles here are some of the possible reason:

  • Lack of maintenance: Most of the time when we arrive to a customer’s place in San Fernando Valley California to inspect the door, we find that it has been few years since the door was maintained. When you do not lubricate your garage door in San Fernando Valley at all, you are speeding the process of the parts wearing, and so for the coil springs.

It is recommended to lubricate overhead doors in San Fernando Valley once every 6 months. It is a short process, which not only improve the way the door works, but also protect the parts of the door. Maintaining your overhead door in San Fernando Valley will ensure the smooth and safe operation of your overhead door.

  • Usage of the door: Some garage doors in San Fernando Valley are being used once a day, some are being used 20 times and more. How often you are using your overhead door in San Fernando Valley, affect the coil springs and the door. The more the door is being used, the shorter will be the life cycle of the coil springs.
  • High quality coil springs: If your door is made from high quality garage door materials, the parts and the door will last longer. Today there are overhead doors in San Fernando Valley that can last for more than 30 years, as long as they are made from high quality materials.
  • Is it the right coil spring for the door? We sometime find that the coil springs that were installed on overhead doors in San Fernando Valley are the wrong set of coil springs for the door. Like we explained earlier, every overhead door in San Fernando Valley has a unique set of coil springs, and using the wrong coil spring will eventually result with a stuck garage door.

Garage door coil spring replacement in San Fernando Valley California

Do not ask Who repair garage coil springs in San Fernando Valley”, since you just found the best garage doors company in Los Angeles. Just give us a call and we will be there for you today. Fixing overhead garage doors in San Fernando Valley California, whether it is a broken coil spring, extension or torsion, including cables, pulleys, drums etc. is our job. And after years of fixing overhead doors in San Fernando Valley and replacing broken coil springs, we know which coil springs are most likely to snap, and we carry many of them with us, to get your garage door in San Fernando Valley back on track with new coil springs ASAP.

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