How to Prepare your Garage for Winter

How to Prepare your Garage for Winter

Is your garage ready for the approaching treacherous Michigan winter? Without proper insulation, pipes in the garage often freeze over and can potentially burst. As a result, your car, shop tools, storage items and walls can be severely damaged. Motor City Door is...
How to Prevent Broken Garage Door Springs

How to Prevent Broken Garage Door Springs

When it comes to your garage door, there are many crucial parts that must work in unison to ensure quality performance. The garage door spring, or torsion spring, is designed to do the heavy lifting and it’s a major factor in efficiency. There are many dangers in...
Dock Leveler Maintenance Checklist

Dock Leveler Maintenance Checklist

A broken dock leveler is bad for a business: add the lost productivity from however long it takes to get fixed, plus the extra effort and manpower needed to make the work happen… and a broken dock leveler can be a huge disaster. At Motor City Door, we would hate to...
Halloween Home Decor Ideas

Halloween Home Decor Ideas

Sometimes all it takes to give your home that fall feeling is a couple of hay bales and a wreath with some multicolored corn placed inside. But that’s not enough for you and we understand that, so we’d like to help give you some ideas about how to spruce up your home...
The Dangers of a Broken Garage Door Spring

The Dangers of a Broken Garage Door Spring

At anywhere from 150 to 250 pounds, opening a garage door by yourself – without the help of a spring – would be near impossible. And while these coils may help us open and close garage doors with ease, they can also be extremely dangerous when allowed to...
Preventative Garage Door Measures

Preventative Garage Door Measures

As the garage door is one of the most frequently used features on the exterior of a home, it’s important to keep yours in top working condition. Here are the top preventative garage door measures for the least amount of maintenance in the long run. Check Your Garage’s...
Broken Garage Door Cables: What to Know

Broken Garage Door Cables: What to Know

Your garage door serves many functions that can often be taken for granted. It keeps unwanted critters out of your garage, keeps your car safe at night and is the largest moving part of your home. However, once you experience broken garage door cables, it can create...
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