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The best place for the latest in garage door information, our own garage door success stories, and all around awesome garage door related information. The Wright Door Blog is always cooking up something new!


The Best St. Louis Garage Door Spring Repair

$150.00 Garage Door Spring Repair in St. Louis Garage door torsion springs have what is known as “life cycles” (that is the amount of up and downs that it should last), industry standards very with each company,10,000-12,000 being common. The larger the wire size the more cycles it can handle before breaking, it is going to happen,  is just a matter of time and always happens at the worst possible time. Please remem…

Florissant MO Garage Door Repair

Quality, Professional Garage Door Repair now available in Florissant, Missouri! The Wright Door Co. has expanded their garage door repair services, both residential and commerical to the Florissant, Missouri area! All too often, Garage doors are taken for granted until they fail to work, and on that day, the last thing you need is to find the time to pick the right garage door repair company. That's …

Should I Use A Garage Door Repair Company?

At The Wright Door Co., we are asked hundreds of questions regarding garage doors and electric garage door openers by customers. Today we will highlight and answer the four most commonly asked questions. Why should I use a professional garage door dealer/installer? A garage door is the largest moving object in your home and proper installation is highly technical. The springs, cables and fixtures are under extreme pressure and if the…

Freeing A Stuck Garage Door

How Do I Free a Garge Door That is Stuck? This is a common problem for home owners when the outside temperature drops below freezing. There are several issues that may be factors, either individually, or in any mutual combination. We recommend investing in an annual or quarterly garage door maintenance plan from one of our top St. Louis Garage Door Repair companies to make sure these items are addressed by a professio…

Protecting Your Garage Door Opener: The Importance Of A Surge Protector

Most of us take for granted that our garage door opener will always work at the push of a button. We rely so much on this helpful device but what happens when it doesn't work-usually when we are in a rush to work or coming home late at night? While there are a few reasons that could cause your opener to malfunction, one of the biggest threats to your opener is a power surge. A power surge (also referred to as a "voltage spike&qu…

Summer’s Near! Garages Heat Up As The Warm Months Approaches In 2018

Don’t you remember? It happens every year. You’re sitting in your AC’d house and you remember you forgot something in the car. You then proceed to run out to the garage and – bam – you get hit with a 120+ degree heat slap in the face. Garages can be tough customers to deal with during the summer months, and while most people just grumble and complain about the heat index, the stress your garage door re…

Top 10 Garage Door Safety Tips For 2018

How to Stay Safe with Your Garage Door With all the advantages a garage brings to a home —storage, home projects, play— your garage also brings with it some safety and security challenges, just due to the nature of what it is. At The Wright Door Co., we know how important security is, and this is why we recommend an annual check up on your garage door. In addition to that, there are a few things you need to consider …

2018 St. Charles Home Show - April 6th - 8th

Come Visit the Wright Door Co. At St. Charles Home Show - Spring 2018! An annual tradition to St. Charles, April 6th through 8th 2018, this spring welcomes back yet another a special event to the St. Louis area -- the St. Charles Home Show. Thanks to a yet another year of excellent quality work, top ratings from Angie's List, and the best customer service in St. Louis, The Wright Door Co. will be available for question…

Garage Door Torsion Springs

St. Louis Extension / Torsion Spring On average Extension or torsion Spring changes for standard sized garage doors average between 150 to 250 dollars. There are several types of spring systems designed to counterbalance your garage door. Torsion and Extension are the most common. The most important piece of information I can give you that many companies mislead customers about is: What the spring is made of and how it was treate…

Gearing Up For Valentines Day 2018

Valentines Day is the perfect day to get swept up in the Hallmark spectacle of consumerism and emotional greed. It's also a great day to remember how much you love your significant other! While you are planning on chocolates, cards, and expensive dinners, don't forget the honey-do lists that have been piling up. Obviously, don't replace Valentines Day with the honey-do list. They are just as equally important.

Happy New Year 2018 From The Wright Door Co!

The advent of spring looms just out of reach for the next few months as we trudge through the somber throws of winter. But, never fear! The Wright Door Co., is here to lift your spirits -- and fix your garage doors.

Merry Christmas From The Wright Door Co.

It Came Upon A Midnight Clear... At this time of year, it's always a blessing to spend time with family and friends and remember the challenges, the joy, and the gifts of love we have been given. The cold, dark hand of winter often drives us to worry and fret, especially if our garage doors stop working, but with the advent of a new year, we have the promise of new life and restoration. Hope, mercy, and love -- the greatest of th…

St. Louis Garage Door Winter Lubrication

As the bitter cold wind of January blows to the St. Louis area, you might discover your Garage Door may be "moaning" more than usual. Naturally, the drop in temperature here in St. Louisi is the most likely culprit and there may just be a simple remedy to the situation. Thankfully, the Wright Door Co. can help you! IMPORTANT: St. Louis Garage Doors should have Preventive Maintenance checkup every year. Lubricate Y…

Garage Door Repair In The St. Louis Winter

Picking Up the Right St. Louis Garage Door Repair Company to Help You Prepare for the Winter Garages come in all shapes and sizes. Some serve as a storage area for the family car and dad’s power tools while others function to assist with the parking needs of multiple customers and patrons at any given time.  Garages are convenient, but many people may wonder exactly what to do when a garage door malfunctions. Trying to fix a g…

St. Louis Garage Door Insulation

Insulating Your St. Louis Garage Door There are many types of garages in St. Louis, but the main function of most of them is to house cars. A secondary function some garages serve is to offer a great place for a workshop. Of course, if you are like most of us, they also function as additional storage areas. In St. Louis, we do all three of them! Whether you have a one-car, two-car, or larger garage in your St. Louis home business,&nb…

St. Louis Commercial Garage Door Repair & Replacement

Taking Care of Commercial Garage Doors in St. Louis It’s no secret that commercial garage doors are different than residential garage doors. Heavier, more robust, and, due to extensive industrial use, often prone to more frequent problems, commercial garage doors can be a significant investment for any company. For St. Louis businesses that are looking to replace their current commercial garage door(s) or those who w…

St. Louis Garage Door Questions & Answers

At The Wright Door Co., we are asked hundreds of questions regarding garage doors and electric garage door openers by customers in St. Louis. Today we will highlight and answer the four most commonly asked questions. St. Louis Garage Door: Why should I use a professional garage door dealer/installer? A garage door is the largest moving object in your St. Louis home and proper installation is highly technical. The springs, cables, and…

How Do I Unstick My St. Louis Garage Door?

St. Louis Garage Door Unsticking Solution This is a common problem for St. Louis homeowners when the outside temperature drops below freezing. As we prepare to head into October which heralds cooler temperatures, there are several issues that may be factors, either individually, or in any mutual combination. We recommend investing in an annual or quarterly garage door maintenance plan from one of our top St. Louis Garage D…

St. Louis Garage Door Tune Up Recommendations

Most homeowners in St. Louis use their Garage Door as the primary entrance to their homes. In one month, your Garage Door can go up and down hundreds of times. Your St. Louis Garage Door is also usually the largest moving object in your house and has many moving parts, so lack of maintenance or other neglect can cause serious problems. Once a St. Louis Garage Door or one of its components breaks or malfunctions, it's often a sign tha…

St. Louis Warehouse Garage Door Repair

The Wright Door Co. brings professional commercial repair to the St. Louis garage door repair marketing, no matter the size of the garage door, nor the issue impeding its function. We've been working in the St. Louis area for many years, with over 35+ years experience in taking care of garage doors, both commercial and residential, and we've seen and done it all. We're the guys the chain garage door repair company's call …
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