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The Next Gen LiftMaster Openers are Now Here!
The Next Gen LiftMaster Openers are here and ready to be shipped! According to LiftMaster, the upgrades made to the Next Gen LiftMaster Openers are the most significant in over a decade. These openers are bursting with superior features that meet the needs of today’s homeowners.
5 LOW HEADROOM SOLUTIONS FOR GARAGE DOORS
5 Low Headroom Solutions For Garage Doors
Many modern houses have living spaces above the garage which limits the space available for the garage door to travel. There are several options to help solve headroom issues. In this post, we go over some of those options.
Swing Gate Opener Installation
How to Install a LiftMaster Residential Swing Gate Operator
In this guide, we will review how to install a residential swing gate operator. We are confident that this guide will help you be a better installer and provide better customer service and value to your customers.
Google Analytics
How to Easily Setup Google Analytics on Your Website in 3 Steps
Google Analytics is an invaluable tool for your business. It allows you to discover many things about your site and the visitors to it. In this setup guide, we walk you through 3 simple steps to add Google Analytics to your site.
Common Terms
Common Garage Door Terms to Know For Dealer and Installers
At SSC we want to help you get familiar with some of the numerous industry specific terms and definitions that you as a dealer/installer will need to know in the field. This glossary of terms will be looking at the most common terms you would use on a daily basis.
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DASMA Color Codes for Garage Door Springs
When you look closely at garage door torsion or extension springs, you’ve likely noticed the colorful paint that is used to differentiate springs the overhead door industry. DASMA has created the industry standard for color-coding springs.
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Introduction to Counterbalance Assembly
The counterbalance assembly does the heavy lifting of any garage door. Without it, the garage door is dead weight. The main components of the counterbalance assembly are the springs, drums, cables and cones, shaft, center and end bearing plates.
Stocking Springs
3 Garage Door Spring Stocking Methods - Advantages & Disadvantages
Looking for help on how to manage your inventory and stock? In this guide we look at 3 different ways to stock garage door springs while addressing the advantages and disadvantages of each.