When your garage door won’t open, it can cause serious frustration. Many people call about repair in Orem UT, and more specifically, they contact Website for this very reason. There are a few different reasons why this might be happening, and understanding those reasons can help you decide if you need to call for service of if you can simply do the repair yourself. Here are some possible causes of the garage door not opening.
First, make sure that the garage door isn’t locked. Many doors have a setting that allows the user to put them on ‘vacation hold’ or lock them. This could be a simple solution to this very frustrating problem.
Second, check the battery in your remote. If no lights are coming on at the remote box, then it likely means that you need to replace your battery. If the light does come on, then you might have a different problem elsewhere.
Check for loose wires running from the box to the switching the wall, and the wires running from the box to the eye of the remote. Press the button while you wiggle these wires and see if any are loose. If this is the case, you may have to call for garage door repair.
Another common problem is that an insect has gotten into the eye of the garage door. There are two boxes that aim a beam as a line so that the door won’t close if there is something blocking the beam. If an insect has gotten in the way of the eye, then the door may not open or close, since the beam is interrupted. There is also the problem is a misaligned eye, but for this you might have to call for garage door repair and get a professional to take a look.