• Garage Door - Slide 1
  • Garage Door - Slide 2
  • Garage Door - Slide 3

Buy Garage Door Parts Online

We are Garage Door Nation - the #1 source for garage door springs and replacement parts online! With step-by-step tutorials and industry-leading wholesale prices, you can save hundreds of dollars by fixing your garage yourself!  

DIY garage door repair has never been easier or more affordable with Garage Door Nation!

But you don't have to just take our word for it. Check out this recent testimonial!

"I just wanted you guys to know that I received my torsion spring and completed the install. The actual installation took less that 30 minutes! I told several people that I planned on installing a garage door torsion spring after mine broke. ALL of them told me that it was too dangerous and a few feared for my life! Honestly it was one of the simplest home repairs I have ever done. That is thanks in large part to your very helpful installation video. Your videos on measuring springs etc. were also very helpful. All of the necessary details are there. I just wanted to say thank you for the great products and excellent videos." 

- John H.

Whether you need springs, parts, or storage, Garage Door Nation is your one-stop shop for all your garage door repair needs!

FAQ & Tutorials

Here are five of the most frequent garage door problems:

Door Opener

The garage door opener might develop a glitch in its system. Sometimes, the door does not easily close or does not reverse back before hitting the floor. This is because the garage door operator might have a technical glitch.

Spring Replacement

The garage door springs hold the tension of the system. For that reason, they are easily worn out. If you think that the door starts to open or close slowly than it did before, the springs might need to be replaced.

Remote Control Glitch

The remote control of the garage door system is very important because it manipulates the operation. More often than not, the remote control fails either because it fell countless times or simply because of battery drainage.

Garage Door Insulation Kit

 

If you plan on insulating your garage door, you will need stronger tension from your springs to hold the new added weight.

Misaligned Track

The track should always be aligned. Misaligned tracks can cause great damage to the entire system. 

Garage Door Nation offers online selling of different garage door spare parts that you may need to maintain and repair your garage door system. Garage Door Nation offers all kinds of materials from cable drums to gauge hinges.

Here are basic steps on how you can repair your garage door:

Step 1 – The track and the mounting bracket are the most essential parts of the garage door because it connects the system to the wall. This means that the track and the mounting bracket are responsible in bridging the support needed by the garage system from the interior of the garage. If they are off the hook or if they are experiencing rust and total deterioration, the garage door system might collapse at the time you might least expect.

First, check the track for possible flat spots, dents or crimps. If there are spots, use a rubber mallet (or a simple hammer) to pound it perfectly. Next, check the mounting brackets to see if they are screwed properly. Use a screwdriver to tighten up loosened screws. If possible, change them outright. 

Step 2 – The tracks should always be properly aligned. To check if it is aligned accordingly, use a level tool. The horizontal track on the wall needs to be perfectly aligned to avoid malfunction. Often, if the track is not aligned, the door is hard to open. It should be slightly curved downward the garage door to connect it with the interior sidewall of the garage. To avoid breakdown, the vertical slide of the track should plumbed. It is noteworthy to remember that the horizontal and vertical slides of the track should be of the same height on the wall. 

Step 3 – The track should also be grease-free. Clean it with detergent or liquid soap to harden the greasiness of the tracks. 

Step 4 – The rollers play an important role in the garage door system because they are responsible in rolling up and down the door. Always check if the rollers are tight and steady. If they are ignored, opening the door might be a risk. Make sure that the rollers are screwed tightly to avoid accidents. If they are loosened, buy new ones and install them immediately. People in your house might end up being shut down by the door. 

Step 5 – Don’t just work on the tracks, mounting brackets and rollers. Also, check the other parts of the garage door, which connect it to the interior of the garage. If you have a roll-up garage door, inspect the hinges that hold the entire system. Use screwdrivers to screw them properly. That way, the sections of the system will be in place. For swing-up garage door systems, the plate should be tightened. Clean the springs of the garage door to wipe away rust particles that are the common cause of system glitches. 

Garage doors are simple systems that are operated by a low-powered motor device that runs the opening and closing of the entire system. However, they face serious problems like deterioration as time goes by. Passage of time is the reason why garage doors wear and tear; causing depreciation. If the garage door is not properly maintained or repaired, it might fall one day without any notice.

We Carry Parts to Fix These Popular Brands
  • Brand logo 1
  • Brand logo 2
  • Brand logo 3
  • Brand logo 4
  • Brand logo 5
  • Brand logo 6
  • Brand logo 7
  • Brand logo 8
  • Brand logo 9
  • Brand logo 10

DIY Garage Door Repair Tips & Tutorials

How To Weigh A Garage Door With Extension Springs 09 Mar
How To Weigh A Garage Door With Extension Springs
Door weight plays a major role in determining what size springs you will need for your garage door. In fact, if you plan on converting...
The Best Garage Storage Shelves 05 Mar
The Best Garage Storage Shelves
The garage space has become more than just a place to store your vehicle. It’s now an extra room on the property that can serve...
The Best Garage Gym Equipment 24 Feb
The Best Garage Gym Equipment
For those who love to exercise and have a garage, why not double them up and exercise from your garage? Not only will it be...
The Best Portable Garages 29 Oct
The Best Portable Garages
Owning a portable garage comes with so many benefits. Imagine you have a vehicle but have no garage to keep it in. There is no...
The Best Garage Tool Kits 22 Oct
The Best Garage Tool Kits
Every garage needs a tool kit, and without one, you’ll be unable to carry out those basic repairs and maintenance issues that pop up in...
Types of Garage Door Openers 19 Oct
Types of Garage Door Openers
Garage door openers are the type of device that you don't think about that much unless there's a problem. It could be that it makes...
The Best Alarms For Your Garage 16 Oct
The Best Alarms For Your Garage
Do you keep a lot of valuable possessions in your garage? If so, then you need to protect the contents. But how?  Fortunately, there are...
The 7 Best Cabinets For Your Garage 09 Oct
The 7 Best Cabinets For Your Garage
Storage space is a luxury that some of us don’t have a lot of, and the garage space can be a great opportunity to make...