Garage Door Safety Inspection

Garage Door 25 Point Safety Inspection

Take a few minutes to inspect and test your complete garage door system. Make monthly inspections and testing a part of your regular routine. Safety is very important !

Do not attempt to repair or adjust springs yourself!

Garage Door

  1. Door Balance
  2. Springs
  3. Rollers
  4. Cables
  5. Safety Cables
  6. Drums
  7. Center Bearing
  8. End Bearing Plate
  9. Pulleys
  10. Forks
  11. Shaft
  12. Hinges
  13. Brackets
  14. Tracks
  15. Hinge Arms
  16. Strut/ Truss Rod
  17. Spring Anchor
  18. Bottom Weather Seal
  19. Panel Condition

Garage Door Opener

  1. Control Panel/ Remotes/ Keyless Entry
  2. Boom/ Trolley
  3. Safety Eyes
  4. Motor/ Gear
  5. Bellwire
  6. Safety Reverse/ Limit Switch

Never remove, adjust, or loosen the screws on the bottom brackets of the door. These brackets are connected to the spring system by the lift cable and are under extreme tension.

Garage Door Tips:

To protect your garage door from moisture related deterioration:

  • Paint and repair all exposed wood
  • Make sure to put weather stripping and that it is in good condition
  • Keep water from collecting from the base of the door by clearing nearby drains and gutters of debris
  • Correct any existing drainage problems
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