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Tips & Tricks

Garage Door Tips & Tricks

How to lube your garage door. (Quick & Easy)

How to properly lube your garage door. Easy 4-point check list. (Quick & Easy)

Areas to Lubricate:

  • Rollers (where the shaft meets the wheel)
  • Hinges (in the area they bend)
  • Springs (if you have torsion springs)
  • Bearings (garage doors with extension springs will have 4 extra bearings to lube)

What you will need:

  • A Ladder (or step stool)

  • A can of garage door lube


Remember to operate your garage door after lubricating to allow garage door lube to fully absorb into the bearings and / or the metal-on-metal contact areas.