New article on garage doors and openers

You don’t often think about how dangerous garage doors can be, but tens of thousands of injuries happen every year as a result of defective components and misuse. Garage doors weigh hundreds of pounds and are held in place by springs under extremely high tension. As inspectors, you should know what to look for in garage doors to make sure that they are not creating a serious safety hazard, and also what to tell clients about ways they can stay safe. To find out more about this inspection area, take a look at our new article on garage doors and garage door openers.