Blog

How to choose the right garage door color

Curb appeal is something a lot of homeowners are encouraged to consider when making improvements to their home. There are a number of elements that inform the overall look of your home, including landscaping, siding, and window trim. One thing you may not consider is a competent use of color. Offering a large space, a [...]

By | 2018-08-01T23:54:31+00:00 July 1st, 2018|Blog, Garage Door Repairs|0 Comments

4 Signs You Should Invest in a New Garage Door

When there are so many home improvement projects on your to-do list, a new garage door might not take priority, especially if the one you have is functioning adequately.  However, you should know that there are benefits to be gained from maintaining your garage door, as well as replacing it at the right time.  Your [...]

By | 2018-08-01T23:50:06+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Blog, Garage Door Repairs|0 Comments

Garage Door R-Value 101

As long as your garage door opens and closes, you might not put much thought into other factors of functionality.  However, your garage door is also part of the structure of your home, which means it helps to keep the elements at bay, including sun, wind, rain, and of course, outdoor temperatures. Just as the [...]

By | 2018-08-01T23:49:44+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Blog, Garage Door Repairs|0 Comments

Should You Choose a Large Double or Two Single Garage Doors?

If you are designing a new garage, there are several details to consider. One of the biggest considerations is whether to choose a large double door or two single doors. This decision comes down to a matter of personal choice, lifestyle, and the amount of space you have available. You can usually find large double doors [...]

By | 2018-08-01T23:33:25+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Blog, Garage Door Repairs|0 Comments

What Purpose Do Reinforcement Struts Serve?

If you are the proud owner of a double garage door, you’ve probably taken note of the steel, U-shaped bar (or bars) on the inside of the door. Say hello to your reinforcement struts. This important part of your garage door system supports your garage doors when you open them, while also reinforcing and protecting your [...]

By | 2018-04-05T21:19:54+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

How to Avoid Costly Garage Door Repairs

How to Avoid Costly Garage Door Repairs Your garage probably opens and closes more than 1,000 times per year, and you might depend on it more than you even realize. There is a good chance that you invested a pretty penny in your garage door, and you may be reluctant to spend any addition [...]

By | 2018-04-05T20:51:53+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Blog, Garage Door Repairs|0 Comments

Raising The Bar on Service – A Letter to You

Nice to meet you! We are D Bar Garage Doors: A Portland, OR-based garage door service company.  Taking much pride in our owner-run business and employing only highly skilled and trained technicians to complete our projects helps us to continue raising the bar on service in the Portland metro area.  We consider that our community [...]

By | 2018-04-05T20:56:36+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments