In 2020, the entire world is going through a pandemic, namely Coronavirus or COVID 19. Most corporate and government sectors have been closed due to lockdown to prevent the virus from spreading in society. To tackle this global health risks, gatherings, and movement of the general public have been restricted now. Well, we can just hope for the best!
Nevertheless, doctors and nurses need to be outside for our sake. However, they need to keep their family safe as well. Emergencies are unpredictable. Hence, you need to pay attention to your garage door and its maintenance. Have you ever noticed that you use the garage door system more than your entrance? If yes, you need to provide these following tips to your family. It will keep them safe, especially when you are outside during such a pandemic outbreak.
Keep your garage door remote out of sight in your vehicle
When it comes to the security of your kids, make sure to keep remote away from them. If you have a car key remote, attach it to your key ring. It is equivalent to your car keys. It will be better if you use Wi-Fi technology to open and close the garage door. It doesn’t matter whether you are at home or miles away.
Once a month, take a quick look at the various components
It’s essential to undertake the maintenance service of your garage door at least once a month. You can follow the guidelines below to take a glance. Such as follows:•
- Check if there are any loose bolts or nuts.
- Make sure the horizontal tracks of the garage door are parallel.
- If you find the rollers of garage door about to break, call an expert to fix it.
- You can contact a garage door expert to repair springs, hinges, lifting cable, and many more if needed. You shouldn’t attempt to fix them alone.
Never hang on to your garage door
Pay attention to your kids’ activities when they are around the garage door. Make sure to prevent them from climbing or hanging on to the door while operating it. When you have a double garage door for safety, it contains reinforcement bars inside.
Avoid touching the moving parts at all times
It is essential to advise your family not to touch the garage door while it’s in motion. If you have kids at home, teach them not to place fingers between the door sections while operating. Besides, make sure not to slide your hand between garage door panels.
Well, we don’t have any intention to frighten you. However, it’s better to follow these tips for preventing accidents. If you find anything strange with your garage door system, visit us. We, ‘Supreme Garage Door’, are offering services maintaining all the safety measures during this COVID 19 outbreak.
Our professionals use sanitizers and disinfectants to keep our hands and tools clean. Besides, we keep the required distance while serving our customers. To know further about our garage door services in the COVID 19 pandemic, read our other blogs.