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HOW TO CHECK IF THE GARAGE DOOR SPRING IS BROKEN

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You should regularly inspect your garage door springs and be aware of the symptoms of a broken garage spring to prevent issues with your garage door.

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Worn spring signs

Both extension and torsion springs are strong. They have a 10,000 cycle endurance. The spring on your garage door should last 7 to 14 years if you use it every day. 

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Damage to the spring

Check to see if the spring has any gaps. Additionally, these gaps indicate a broken torsion spring in the garage door.

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Weakening of the springs

When the spring has been in use for a while, this typically happens from wear and tear. An adjustment to the garage door springs may be sufficient in the case of the weakened springs.

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Corrosion

When the spring has been in use for a while, this typically happens from wear and tear. An adjustment to the garage door springs may be sufficient in the case of the weakened springs.