Let Acrosstown Door Service be your #1 choice for garage door repair in Chicago and Suburbs! A working garage door gives you the convenient access to your home or business you need — while at the same time offering the curb appeal you want. Give us a call for any of your garage door problems, big or small — or get in touch when you’re building or considering adding a custom garage and garage door to your property.
Our experienced garage door team offers a number of services, including:
Residential Garage Door Repair
From broken springs to damaged doors, any number of issues can cause your home’s garage doors to malfunction. Plenty of homeowners attempt to fix those problems on their own — only to put themselves at risk of injury, or to make the simplest problems even worse. Don’t be that guy!
When something isn’t going right with your residential garage door, call Acrosstown Door Service first to get your questions answered, and to make an appointment for us to inspect and diagnose your issue. You might think you can fix the problem yourself eventually — but why bother when you can get us to finish it in far less time, and for a great price?
And when it’s time for maintenance of your residential garage door, we can handle that too. From lubricating the door’s many parts to cleaning or balancing the door for proper function, our home maintenance service may be just what you need.
Commercial Garage Door Repair
The doors to your commercial garages are an important part of your business — and when they’re not working properly, they can put your employees, customers and guests at risk. What’s more, an improperly-working door could put your business at risk of theft. Don’t give the local thieves an easy way to access your property!
The experienced team at Acrosstown Door Service can be there on the spot to help you diagnose and repair all the problems with your commercial garage doors. Our expert team is there to help you repair springs, fix damaged doors, or troubleshoot any other issues you may be having.
And as with all other garage doors, your commercial garage doors are going to need maintenance from time to time. Our years of experience in the industry means we’re able to quickly diagnose issues that arise, as well as creating a maintenance plan to keep those garage doors working smooth. Our maintenance plans can include cleaning, painting, lubricating and balancing the doors — which will help them function in tip-top shape for many years ahead.
Garage Door Installation
We are not only the garage door repair company Chicago and Suburbs home and business owners choose first for garage door repair — we’re also skilled in the installation of garage doors for residential and commercial purposes.
Installing a garage door properly is crucial for everyone’s safety — as well as being important for the longevity of the garage door and its many parts. When you choose Acrosstown Door Service for garage door installation, we’ll handle all the details from start to finish, including:
– Measuring the garage
– Carefully placing the tracks on the walls or ceilings of your garage
– Installation of the door’s panels
– Lubrication of the garage door and its components
– Installation of the garage door opener
– Testing and troubleshooting of the garage door
… and once your garage door is installed, our service doesn’t stop there! We care about the safety and function of your garage door, throughout its life cycle. Call Acrosstown Door Service whenever you need us, for installation, repair, or regular maintenance.
Garage Door Openers
If you have a residential or commercial garage that currently requires you to open it manually, it may be time to upgrade it! Whether that door is becoming increasingly difficult to open and close or you’re not as young as you used to be, and you want more ease of use in your garage, we can help you with the retrofit of a new garage door opener.
With a relatively simple job, we can install an automatic garage door opener for your home or business. Imagine never having to walk outside in the rain or snow — or in the heat — to open that garage door. With the automatic openers, all it takes is the press of a button!
Having trouble with your existing garage door opener?
We can handle that too. With our years of experience in the business of garage doors and their various parts, it often takes us just a few short minutes to diagnose the issues you’re having with your garage door. From there, we can often offer same-day repair service.
Whatever your garage door needs, be sure to give Acrosstown Door Service a call!
And remember Acrosstown Door Service Emergency Service is Available!
How to Measure a Garage Door
Please use the drawing and instructions below to measure your garage door. Take these measurements to your local retailer or Acrosstown Door Service to purchase a garage door. We will be happy to take these measurements for you, just give us a call
Step #1 Measure door opening width and height in feet and inches. This determines the size of door needed. The rough opening should be the same size as the door.
Step #2 Measure for sideroom: 3-3/4″ is required on each side for installation of the vertical track for standard extension spring and standard torsion spring.
Step #3 Measure area labeled “headroom” – distance between the top of the door opening (“ jamb header”) and the ceiling (or floor joist).