Identifying Common Garage Door Problems

You don’t have to be an expert to know if there is a problem with your garage door. The problem often seems as simple as a screeching noise, a gap in the panels, a lagging movement, or a crash, but the underlying issue is usually something more. Here are a few tips to identify common…

10 Tips for Getting Your Garage Clean This Spring

At Aladdin Doors, we are just as excited for warm weather and longer days as you are. We can’t wait to pull out the bikes and watch the kids run around the neighborhood. But before we can let loose, we need to reel it in and get the garage ready for spring.  Strategize  When in…

Misconceptions About Glass Garage Doors

Glass garage doors are not the typical choice for Midwesterners. Most homeowners opt for a more traditional and standard garage door rather than choosing something out of the ordinary. There are pros and cons for each type of garage door option on the market so today we will outline a few of the advantages and disadvantages…

How Cold Weather Can Affect Your Garage Door

Chicagoland just experienced the longest cold spell in a long time. Many people were able to avoid going out by working from home or using a sick day, but as those who unfortunately had to brave the elements will tell you, it was like nothing they’ve ever felt before. You weren’t the only one affected…

Misaligned Garage Door Tracks Can Cause Major Problems

It’s easy to take your garage door for granted until suddenly you’re locked out, or worse, locked in. Your garage door is usually a well-oiled machine, working at the push of a button with ease. But when your garage door tracks are misaligned, this perfectly functioning machine is in need of immediate repair. As always,…

5 Fall Garage Organization Tips

Midwesterners have more in their garage than most, summer gear, fall rakes and blowers, and winter snow gear. It’s no wonder our garages are constantly a mess and we can’t find what we’re looking for. At Aladdin Doors, we want to help get your garage in shape for the winter by sharing a few organization…

Top Rated Garage Door Brands

Thanks to the popularity of the internet, we are no longer limited to what we know. We have unlimited access to finding the best options for garage door brands and finding the right garage door service company. At Aladdin Doors, we work with all types and brands of garage doors but we’ve gathered a bit…

My Garage Door Won’t Open All the Way!

Whether your garage door is only opening an inch, a foot from the bottom, or a foot from the top, there is an obvious issue that needs to be addressed. We know it can be tempting to fiddle around and try to fix issues on your own, but your garage doors can weigh hundreds of…

Garage Door Tune-Up

The kids are heading back to school and the carpooling is about to begin again. There are few things worse than trying to rush out the door and being greeted by a garage door that won’t open. One of the best ways to avoid this unfortunate situation is to call your trusted garage door experts,…

What to Do in the Event of a Broken Garage Door Spring

Snap, bang, crash! Whatever the sound may be, you know it isn’t a good one, especially when it comes to your garage door! So, what do you do first when you hear a problem? We want to help keep you and your family safe while getting the job done right. Assess Damages First things first,…