Garage Door Tune-Up

Inspect and maintain your garage door annually for safety and convenience sake.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Tape measure
  • Screw gun
  • Pliers
  • Wrench set

You'll also need an old toothbrush and a flat-blade screwdriver

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Spray-on white lithium grease
  • lubricant/cleaner such as WD-40
  • 2x4
  • You could also possibly need replacement rollers
  • weather seal
  • 1-in. galvanized roofing nails
  • silicone spray or rubbing alcohol
  • 2 lift handles
  • extension spring containment cables
  • fender washers and locknuts

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