For some people, their garage is their mecca. They use it, they store stuff in it and they maintain it. And for those who would like to maintain their garage, there comes a time that you feel at loss as to what times you would like to stock up in cases that you need to repair and maintain your garage. Here listed below are some tools that may help you in which items to store in cases you want to work on your garage door opener or if you need to fix anything related to your garage.
Lubricants are best applied to your Liftmaster garage door openers so that they will stay functional, not get stuck and not get rust. You can use WD-40 or a citrus based solvent you need to lubricate any bearings and pulleys so that opening your garage door will be smooth and cases of it getting stuck will amount to zero.
- Old toothbrush or any small brush and kerosene
If there are stubborn hinges and rust that makes your garage door hard to close or open, you can soak these hinges with kerosene. Apply it using a small brush or an old toothbrush. After soaking these hinges for a couple of hours, wipe off the rust away and you can see that your garage door will work as good as a new one.
In cases of weathering and scratches, a fresh coat of paint on your garage and garage door will make your garage look fresh.
- Your trusty old Garage Door maintenance guy’s number
If all else fails and you feel that you cannot handle or if you do not have time to maintain and check if your garage is okay. You can always call and contact any house cleaning professional to maintain you garage and any garage door expert to check if your garage door is working and functioning well.
Garage door maintenance is always ideally done every six months to a year. It is also done best during spring and fall where temperature and weather conditions are changing and are more extreme.