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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 …

St. Louis Residential Garage Doors

St. Louis Residential Garage Doors St. Louis residents, like most people, find themselves only thinking about their garage doors when disaster strikes. It's just like what happens to our driving skills when the first snow flake falls. From broken garage door springs to damaged rollers and frames, garage doors usually get a brunt of use with nominal attention from their owners. The Wright Door Co. garage door specialists are…

Pine Island FL Garage Door Repair

The Wright Door Co. made a special trip down to Florida's exclusive Pine Island to provide garage door services that included installing a new model of garage doors. This out of state opportunity was thanks to a partnered venture with Pine Island Reality, Garage Door Repair in Southern Florida No matter where we visit, the Wright Door Co. brings the same quality our clients expect and service they deserve. The home we instal…

Garage Door Maintenance Tips & Fixes

Garage doors lead pretty simple lives. Up, down, up, down, over and over until they suddenly don't work the way they should. Fortunately, that simple life usually makes for relatively simple repairs. Sometimes, though, even reliable old garage doors bite the dust. If you are having trouble with your garage door, here are some tips on what to do. Quick Garage Door Fixes When your garage door starts acting up, more often than n…

Why Won't My Garage Door Open?

The Top 10 List of Reasons Your Garage Door Won't Open​ As commercial and residential garage door service professionals, we’ve pretty much dealt with every issue you can think of when it comes to garage door repair. Even still, there are sometimes issues that continue to surprise us, like the tiny insect nest growing on the photo eye sensor or the tennis ball that somehow managed to knock the door entirely off its track. Even…

DIY Garage Door Repair Recommandations

First off, at the Wright Door Co., we don't recommend you tackle the large mechanical parts of diagnosing or fixing your garage door. More than 20,000 garage-door related injuries occur each year, and most are due to trying to restore functionality after the garage door gets stuck. With that being said, we'd like to share some great DIY tips that won't get you killed or severely maimed. Check out our recommended Do-It-You…

KTRS McGraw Milhaven Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament Benefiting Military Veterans Charities Big 550 KTRS sponsored a golf tournament hosted by McGraw Milhaven at the Normandie Golf Club on June 9th, 2017. The tournament supported the Focus Marines Foundation and the Greater St. Louis Honor Flight, Nunc adipiscing, lectus eget fermentum varius, diam risus elementum nisl, vel cursus nibh lectus et elit. Pellentesque vel turpis odio, sit amet egestas magna. Proin quis…

Garage Doors In St. Louis Missouri

St. Louis Garage Doors and Garage Door Repair Welcome to summer 2017, which includes all the heat, humidity, and mold that one would expect from a St. Louis summer. Your garage doors aren't immune to the adverse effects of heat, and neither are the contents of your garage. The Wright Door Co. has the best Garage Door Repair and Garage Door Installation and Replacement services in St. Louis, and our Angie's List rating and hig…