Research proves two interesting facts about garage doors. For one, garage doors are the heaviest objects in our houses. Secondly, the average garage door opens and closes about 1,500 times in a year. An equally important fact, though not proven by research, is that several people are not sure how long a new garage door lasts.
It is quite odd, but a lot of people tend to overlook garage doors when they think of household hazards. Garage doors, especially the older models, can be dangerous. Every year, thousands of people get injured by faulty or damaged garage doors. So, it is essential to keep and follow some safety guidelines when using your garage doors. The following tips, along with regular maintenance, should keep you safe.
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