Telling Signs that it’s Time to Replace your Garage Door

We get this question a lot: “when should I replace my garage door?” If you are experiencing any of the problems below, it could be a sign it’s time to replace your garage door.


  1. Age: If your garage door is more than 20 years old, it may be time to consider replacing it. As a garage door ages, it can become less energy efficient and more prone to problems.
  2. Deterioration: If your garage door is showing signs of wear and tear, such as dents, cracks, or rust, it may be time to replace it. A damaged door can be unsightly and may not function properly.
  3. Inefficiency: If your garage door is not sealing properly or is letting in drafts, it may be time to replace it. An inefficient garage door can drive up your energy bills and make your home less comfortable.
  4. Difficulty operating: If your garage door is difficult to open and close, or if it makes loud noises when in use, it may be time to replace it. A malfunctioning door can be a safety hazard and may require frequent repairs.


If you are thinking about replacing your garage door, it is advisable to consult with a professional to determine the most appropriate course of action. A professional can evaluate the current condition of your door and provide recommendations based on their expertise and knowledge of different garage door options. This can help ensure that you choose a door that meets your needs and budget and is installed correctly for optimal performance and safety. 

Precision Garage Door of Eastern Shore is your go-to source for custom design options and professional installation services that can help you improve the appearance, value, and functionality of your home. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about our quick and efficient service.


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