Garage Door Cable Repair

Overhead garage door Cable Repair
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Garage Doors Cable Repair New York

Garage Door Cable Repair New York

The overhead garage doors specialists of Same Day Garage Door Repair INC can fix today any broken garage door in New York NYC. And since we carry all parts with us, in case your garage door’s cable in New York snapped, we can replace it and make your overhead garage door work again today. Commercial overhead door, or home garage door, Same Day Garage Door Repair INC repair 95% of garage door issues on the first visit, since we carry with us the parts which are required to complete the repair on the spot. And since we service all types of garage doors in New York NY, and since when can repair any kind of garage door issue, we can repair or replace any broken garage door cable. If you are looking for a company that repair garage doors near New York State, Same Day Garage Door Repair INC are ready to help.
The impact of a snapped cable on the garage door can be that the door will not open, close, the door will go out of balance, off tracks and more. The symptoms are almost identical to the symptoms of a broken garage door spring in New York. The steel cables - which are part of the garage door mechanism - is the connection between the garage door’s spring system and garage door itself, and since without the cables the tension of the spring get lost, and since the garage door cables carry the weight of the garage door; if the cable break, the door shouldn’t be operated until a new cable will be supplied and installed by a qualified garage doors specialist in New York. When steel cable of garage door in New York snap, it result with garage door that should not be used, since the door is out of balance. Just as if the garage spring breaks, when the wire snap, the door is not being supported on one side and in many cases the door is not safe for use anymore. If the cable snapped, and you are looking for local garage door cable repair in New York, you just found what you are looking for. Same Day Garage Door Repair INC can repair any broken garage door cable in NYS today.

Garage Door Cable Repair New York

Broken Garage Door Cable & Safety

Please pay attention: In many homes in New York, although the garage door’s cable snapped, the door still operable and open up, even if it is not as smooth as it used to. And since the door can partly operate, you might mistakenly assume that it can go on and use the door the way it is and not hiring a local garage door supplier in New York State to come and repair the door for you by replacing the broken cable. But that will be a dangerous mistake. As we just explained earlier, the entire weight of the door will be on the remaining cable, and it can easily break as well, resulting a dangerous situation of a heavy overhead door which connected to nothing to hold it from crushing into the floor. For that matter it doesn’t matter where you are and what type of garage door you own. Home garage door in New York, commercial overhead garage door in Syracuse, or rollup door in Queens, When the cable snap, STOP USING THE DOOR, and call a local expert to come and replace it for you. And one more thing: Using a motor driven garage door with a defective mechanism can result with a damage to the garage motor. If you own a motor driven overhead door in New York NYC, do not use it if there is something wrong with the door, it is for your safety.
We wrote this article about garage door cable repair in New York, but the warning to never use a broken garage door apply to any type of problem. It can be a broken garage door in New York, a commercial garage door repair in Staten Island, or sectional garage door in Penfield, one thing must be remembered: NEVER USE A BROKEN GARAGE DOOR!
Why the garage door cable snapped?
When someone is noticing that the garage door cable snapped, ask themselves 2 questions: Who repair garage door in New York NY? And, what is the reason that the cable snapped. And it is impossible to give one answer, since there are many possible reasons that can lead to a snapped garage cable in New York. We would like to present few possible reasons to a broken wire, but again, this is only a partial list. And it is possible that the steel cable of the garage door you own snapped for a completely different reason. No matter what the reason is, get in touch with a local garage doors company in New York NY if there is something working with the way your garage door is working.
Sometime the reason is simply that the cable was installed more than 20 years ago, and got weakened over the years. But if the reason is within the garage door itself, you need a professional garage door technician who is familiar with overhead doors in NYS and who can locate the reason the cable snapped and address it as well.

Garage Door Cable Replacement New York

Reasons for broken garage door steel cable in New York:

  • The snapped garage door cable was used to many times, and wasn’t replaced for many years. Like other components of overhead doors in NYS NYC, such as the springs or the pulleys, the cables can break after different amount of years, and it depend on many variables. Replacing a home garage door cable shouldn’t be a complicated task for a qualified repairman who is experienced in repairing garage doors in New York NY.
  • The garage door wasn’t maintained and lubricated as required and as a garage door in New York should be maintained. For residential doors in NYS, we recommend maintaining the door once every 6 months. In case of commercial overhead door, they might require more often lubrication. If you are not sure, get in touch with us and one of the experts of Same Day Garage Door Repair INC will be glad to assist you.
  • The overhead door itself, the mechanism of the door, or the steel cables weren’t installed properly, and over time the steel cable snapped. When the door wasn’t setup correctly to begin with, it can lead to problems in the future, and snapped cable is one of the possible problems. This is why at Same Day Garage Door Repair INC we always recommend hiring a qualified garage door technician in New York for the job.
  • The steel cable was rubbing constantly and slowly split open it completely broke as we see sometimes while servicing garage doors in New York.
  • The steel cable that was installed is from poor quality, and it is not as strong and resistible as the high quality steel cables are. We always say that quality is something worth investing in. And when you purchase high quality parts, from a reliable garage door supplier in New York, you get in return a garage door which is both safe for use, and that will not get jammed anytime soon.

What to do if my garage door’s cable in New York snapped?

In most situations of a broken garage door cable in New York, it occur when the overhead door is closed (Down position), or while the door is movement. The reason that the wire snapped when the door is close is usually since the pressure level on the wires is the highest when the overhead door is closed. When the steel wire snap, the door might seem out of balance, or it can be impossible for you to open the door. Trying to force the door to work, or repeatedly trying to make the door wok can only lead to a greater damage, and can even end with injuries. The best thing for you to do will be to stop using the door, let other people who might try to use the door know that the door is broken, and contact local overhead door company in New York who will come and replace the broken wire. No matter if it is a garage door with broken cable in NYS NYC, or garage door with broken spring in Rochester NY, the right and safe thing to do is to call a local garage door repairman to come and change the cable for you.

Garage Door Cable Repair New York

Where to buy new garage cable near New York?

When shopping for new garage door steel cables in New York, or any other garage door component for that matter, you must realize that there are many different types of garage doors, and there are several different components. The steel wire which will be the right steel cable for a single home garage door in New York, might not be the perfect steel cable for a commercial rolling gate repair in Washington D.C. The same goes for springs, tracks, hinges, rollers, panels, etc. Two springs, which are not the same, might look the same to you, since you did not see enough types of springs and garage doors, and you might mistakenly consider two different springs as the same set of springs. If you decided to buy a new steel cable, and replace the snapped steel cable by do it yourself garage door repairs, make sure that you are getting the right part for your door. If you are not sure, if you have questions, or want to learn more, contact a local garage door company in New York to come and assist you.

How to replace garage door cables in New York?

In case you are planning to replace the snapped cable by doing it yourself, and not to use a local garage door specialist in New York for the job, there are few things you need to know, and this can applied for ant broken overhead door. No matter if it is a garage door in NYS, or garage door repair in The Bronx, the information we bring here can be helpful.
Replacing broken garage door cable is not always an easy task. There are some home garage door repairs in New York that can be perfumed by yourself, and there are some repairs which should only be done by a local garage door specialist. And replacing a broken cable come someplace in the middle.
You might think that your friend or your neighbor who is a handyman, and did some jobs in New York will be able to replace the cable for you. But the truth is that some cable replacement for specific doors in NYS NY are complicated, and might require special equipment. We recommend that in case you are not sure, hire a local expert to do the job for you.
Now you probably thinking, of course they will say that, this is their job. And we are glad you asked, since we have a case study written just to answer that question:

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Garage door repair New York - Case study

One of our clients who own garage door in New York, decided one day that he doesn’t need us to replace the broken cable for him, and asked us to sell him the cables, so he will be able to do so himself. We usually do not sell parts, but we agreed since he has been our customer for more than 10 years now.
The next day he call us, and tell us that we sold him the wrong cables just because he wanted to do that by himself. We explained that we would never do such thing, but that we are willing to send him one of Same Day Garage Door Repair INC’s technician that will repair the door with the same cables that we sold him. If the door will not work, we will replace it with the cables we sold him a complete new door for free.
It took our technician who have replaced cables for countless overhead garage doors in New York over the years less than 5 minutes to locate the issue: The customer was trying to add tension to the torsion springs the wrong direction. He was lucky he didn’t get injured while trying to repair the door. We showed him how it is being done right. So if you decided to replace the cables on your own and not using the service of a local garage door expert in New York, make sure you got the right tools and parts for the job, and also make sure you know exactly how to replace a broken garage door cable.

How Much Does It Cost To Replace A Cable On A Garage Door in New York?

Same Day Garage Door Repair INC repair and replace many garage doors cables in New York over the years. The garage door cable itself isn't very expensive even when it is made from high quality materials. But the instalment of the cable can take some time and require knowledge in the garage doors services. Hiring a garage door specialist in New York to replace a damaged garage door wire can cost anywhere from $59 to $129.

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How Long Does Garage Door Cable in New York Last?

Garage door’s cables in New York last for many years when being made from high quality materials. Depending on how old is the cable, how often the garage door is being maintained, and how often the garage door is being used, so if we need to make a rough estimate on how long garage door cable in New York should last we would say between 5-10 years (As long as it is a high quality garage doors cables such as the cables that Same Day Garage Door Repair INC supply and install in New York.

Why garage door's cable in New York snapped?

There are many possible reasons why garage door cable in New York NY snapped or came off the pulley or the drum. From wrong use of the door to a cable that got damaged over the years. The important thing is to never use a garage door with a broken cable in New York and to hire a local expert to come and replace the garage door’s cable.

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Do you sale garage door’s cables?

Since garage door cable replacement require knowledge of the garage door’s mechanism, we stopped selling garage door’s parts years ago after a one of our customers in New York purchased garage door cable and almost lost a finger trying to replace it. And with our same day garage door cable replacement in New York, one of our experts can come and replace your broken garage door cable today.

Do you repair garage door cable on residential garage doors in New York?

We repair all types of garage doors and overhead doors in New York NYC. The experts of Same Day Garage Door Repair INC repair and replace garage doors cables for all garage door in New York. So the answer is YES, we repair and replace garage door’s cables for residential garage doors.

Do you repair garage door cable on commercial garage doors in New York?

The experts of Same Day Garage Door Repair INC repair and replace garage doors cables for all garage door in New York. So the answer is YES, we repair and replace garage door’s cables for commercial garage doors.

Garage Door Services In New York NY

Same Day Garage Door Repair INC repair all types of overhead doors and rolling gates in New York NY. Whether you need garage door cable repair in New York, or a commercial overhead service in NYS, or new home garage door installation, we are the answer for all your garage doors needs in New York. We carry steel cables for all types of garage door that can be found in NYS NYC, and we can complete any garage repair on the spot. We can replace snapped steel wires for commercial garage doors, or home garage doors in NYS. If you are looking for a local garage door company who service New York area, and offer same day garage door repair services, we welcome you to get in touch with us today for same day garage door repair service. Whether it is a broken torsion spring, a snapped garage door cable, damaged pulley or drum, Same Day Garage Door Repair INC can be there and repair your broken garage door in New York today.




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  • “I couldn’t ask for better service than the service provided to us by Same Day. Raymond was amazing, he came on time, he answered all questions and he did not try to sell us things we don’t need. Glad to 5 stars Same Day and to recommend any home owner in NYC who need garage door repair service to hire Same Day.”

    Jeremiah H, NYC. 4/11/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Same Day Garage Repair replaced our very old garage door opener to one of the moderns and improved ones. After some searching and reading reviews, we decided to contact Same Day Garage Repair for an estimate which provided good information. Raymond came out for the installation and was very efficient. We are very pleased with the product and the overall service provided. Will call Same Day Garage Repair again when we decide to replace the opener on our other door.”

    Kaura N From NYC. 4/08/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Bennett was super quick response and came the next day after messaging on a Sunday. Great overhead door repair service and my door works great now! Highly recommend Same Day Garage Doors Repair if you are searching for a local garage door company in NYC. I know that our garage door never worked so smoothly and quietly as it is working after Martin serviced it. ”

    Adrian Garcia, Flowers For You, NYC. 4/1/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Martin From Same Day Garage Doors Repair was amazing. Set up an appointment. They said they would call the morning of the appointment and they did. Set up a time and Martin arrived when he said he would. Fixed the problem with the sensors, did maintenance and he was done. This experience was so smooth and organized. Just the way I like it. The garage works like new. When we are ready for a new door and/or opener we will call Same Day Garage Doors Repair.”

    Jose Wilson, NYC. 3/29/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “I'm not one who write reviews that often, but, how could I not when the service provided by Same Day Garage Doors Repair is a 100 stars service? My garage door hinges broke recently. We had a hanging panel connected to the actual overhead door machine. We basically had to get a new garage (Or that what we thought we need). Quinn answered the phone right away and came out to do an estimate shortly afterwards. He went over the door and the hinges and told us he can repair the door and provide 6 months warranty. Now here is the thing, I think that if someone is willing to offer 6 months warranty on repair, it means that he believe the door will work for much longer than 6 months. I signed the invoice and he started the work. About an hour later he asked me to open the door. I entered the code and couldn’t believe when the door opened up so smoothly. I could tell that Same Day Garage Doors Repair are experts. The door seemed like nothing will make it work again an hour earlier.”

    Nina, Astoria, NY. 3/24/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Quinn of Same Day Garage Door Repair was super responsive to my garage door repair needs. Quinn called me in the morning to confirm and worked around my schedule, he was 30-minutes earlier than he anticipated, which was awesome! I will definitely be using Same Day Garage Door Repair in the future if we need further service on our garage doors.”

    Debora Thompson, Queens, NY. 3/20/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Same Day Garage Door Repair came out to fix a garage door cable that kept coming off the roller. They gave the whole set up a once over and made some other adjustments. Great group of guys and very reasonably price and great availability.”

    Ayden Martin, NYC. 3/14/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Super responsive. Was out to replace the coil on my garage door within 50 minutes of my call. Frank made quick work of it, and the door was up and running within 20 minutes. Thanks so much for running such a customer-friendly business, with fair prices and friendly service. Would recommend to anyone in need for overhead door service in NYC!”

    Josiah Sanchez, NYC. 3/09/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “I had such amazing service with Same Day Garage Door Repair. My old style spring broke so I started looking into fixing it. Same Day Garage Door Repair had the best reviews, so I thought I should try them. They were very honest and clear about how much it would cost. And I got really good price for converting my spring to the traditional style. In addition they lubricated the opener track and fixed a minor issue with my other door for free. I would never ever go anywhere else. Same Day Garage Door Repair have the best prices and service period.”

    Cole Clark, NYC. 3/02/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Frank showed up to our home and replaced the springs on my garage door this afternoon, I really like his customer service and his professionalism as he worked. Very outgoing personality. I highly recommend this gentleman and the Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair company he represents. Hard to find honest people these days, and Frank is one of the rare ones.”

    Melanie Robinson, NYC. 2/26/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “9 years ago Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair installed a complete replacement door and opener. It has worked flawlessly, until last night. Came home to find one of the springs finally broke. I made a call to them this morning at 8am, and I had technician Frank out by 2pm! I went ahead and had them replace both springs and he performed a tune up on the door. It’s like new again. I will definitely us Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair in the future.”

    Destiny Walker, Staten Island, NY. 2/21/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Great company with timely response and scheduling. Technician Frank was friendly and professional. Did a great job fixing our garage door. Were little late but called to let me know.”

    Mariah King, NYC. 2/26/2021. 4/5 Stars.

  • “Yep, all the reviews are right - this is an A+ company in NYC. Called with a broken door - they answered the phone - gave me my options - I picked one. They were there the next day, replaced two garage door openers with a remote keypad in 2 hours all at a reasonable price. I wish all companies ran the way Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair is. Thank you!”

    Angelina Allen, Brooklyn. 2/22/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Loved this experience. When every other company wanted to come out to give me an estimate Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair was more than happy to give me all prices over email for repairs versus a new system. They called to confirm my appointments which I asked them to do because this was a surprise for my aunt and I didn't want them to show up at a time that she was home. Frank was done in under an hour and a half and the door works great! Couldn't be happier.”

    Liliana Nelson, NYC. 2/14/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “First off! Awesome job done by Frank! Very friendly, prompt and we love the new garage door! I know that sounds funny but our old door was cracked, bent, folded, and overall junk! We got a new door and all for an excellent price too! Thank you so much for delivering and installing our new garage door. ”

    Alejandro Rivera, NYC. 2/11/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “My garage door broke over the weekend and I called several companies in NYC, either no one answered or they couldn't get to us for days. Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair actually answered my call and moved a few things around to work me in. Very professional, very quick, and super reasonable price! They actually gave me a price for the job, not an hourly price which I appreciated! Love when I can honestly support a local family business!”

    Maxwell Campbell, NYC. 2/4/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Best company you will find in NYC. How often do you buy a new garage door? I admit, I was nervous. In the end, Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair was the right choice and I hope this helps your decision. Excellent communication, pricing and service from this family-run business. Frank came out to the do the initial quote, and our engineering challenge was not a big deal to him. "We can handle it." And they definitely handled it. Will call again when will need overhead door service again. ”

    Gracie, NYC. 1/28/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “I used Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair after several parts of our garage gave out and needed replacing. I called Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair and they set up an appointment for repair within 2 hours! Not only was their timing quick, their pricing beat out the competition. Frank showed up, was kind, friendly and even helped move some items around in our garage to complete the repair. He explained in enough detail exactly what was wrong and how it needed to be fixed, and got right to work to get our door operating again. After an hour and a half, our door was working perfectly. Very happy with the service provided by Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair, and wouldn't hesitate to use them again.”

    Aria Mitchell, NYC. 1/26/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Used these guys twice now and loved them both times. Service came quickly, and was done very well. Have no reason to ever look elsewhere. Hire Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair. ”

    Fernando Harris, NYC. 1/20/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “My garage door was acting up. Of 4 companies in NYC that looked at my system, Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair was the only one that determined the age of my door and springs and recommended NOT replacing them. They installed a new belt-driven motor, sensors, outdoor keypad, indoor button, and lubed the door in about an hour. And they provided 2 new remotes. The whole system, with installation, was very reasonable priced. These guys rock! I'd give them 10 stars.”

    Mario T, NYC. 1/26/2021. 5/5 Stars.

  • “Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair is as professional as it gets, and as down-home-friendly as it gets. They were extra helpful to help diagnose the issue before they came over, and helped me figure out what had broken over the phone, helping me to find the spring which had snapped in two. Same Day Garage Door & Gate Repair were so pleasant and flexible with scheduling, and when they came to do the work- it was fast, and they took the time to explain the issue, and what the fix was. There's no doubt, I will call them again if I need anything else garage-door related, and would recommend you do the same! Fantastic, Friendly, Fast service!”

    Charlie B, NYC. 1/12/2021. 5/5 Stars.

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