1. Six Reasons Why DIY Garage Door Repair Is A Bad Idea

    Starting in the 1980’s, do-it-yourself, or DIY has come a long way. DIY is a term that is used by multiple communities of professions that focus on people creating things for themselves, without having to pay for the actual product or service. It was not before long that people across the nation were taking part in the money-saving movement. People were choosing to do a variety of DIY projects, …Read More

  2. Security Tips To Prevent Garage Theft

    Your garage plays a pretty important role in your home. In addition to offering storage and protection for your vehicle's, many homeowners use their garages to store other belongings, too. However, garages are sometimes the most vulnerable areas of a home. Even if you live in a safe neighborhood, there’s always the unfortunate chance of theft and burglary. Usually, garages serve as a primary ent…Read More

  3. Reasons to Upgrade to a New Garage Door

    If you’re a homeowner, you may have wondered about what simple, affordable, and beneficial investments you can make to upgrade your home. Whether you’re thinking about adding a home theater or maybe that kitchen you’ve always dreamed of, it's more than likely that you won’t be thinking about your garage door. Garage doors play an important role in your home. It is most likely one of the la…Read More

  4. Know When To Call RTS All American Garage Doors!

    Garage doors play a very important role in our homes. In addition to being a key piece of a home’s visual appearance, garage doors protect your vehicles and other property, and in some cases, block an entrance into your home. Without a working garage door, your car and other belongings can either be trapped or vulnerable to theft, damage, or other consequences. Also, having a garage door that do…Read More

  5. Garage Door Maintenance Tips

    Garage Door Maintenance Tips for Spring Time! TEST DOOR BALANCE As springtime approaches, you will see garage door use increase. Here are a few Garage Door Maintenance Tips. Testing the evenness or balance of your garage door is also a telltale way of examining if other areas of the garage door unit are starting to fail. The steps for testing a door’s balance include: Closing the garage door Dis…Read More

  6. Garage Door Off Track?

      Is your garage door off track? If your door has magically just jumped off its track, you know it’s not only annoying, but it leaves your house unsecured until you can get it repaired. You can always call RTS All American Garage Doors but if you want to try to do the garage door repair yourself in a short amount of time, you can. So with a few simple tools, so you don’t have to wait for a …Read More

  7. Garage Door Equipment

    “Name That Garage Door Equipment” SPRINGS Weak Springs: Most double or two-car garage doors use two springs to produce enough torque to counterbalance the weight gravity of the door, enabling easy lifting by hand or electric garage door opener. The average lifespan of a spring is approximately 10,000 cycles (open and close). That sounds like a lot, but consider that most homeowners use the gar…Read More