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How to Fix a Dented Garage Door

How to Fix a Dented Garage Door A garage door helps keep families, employees and anything you have in storage safe from theft, inclement weather and extreme temperatures. To ensure your investment stays in top shape, it’s important to monitor the condition of panels and pay close attention to wear and tear. Whether you accidentally backed your car into your garage door or a bad storm resulted in dents, it’s possible to repair garage door dents with the help of the professionals. Learn More About Our Panel Repair Services Determine the Extent of the Damage There are numerous methods for repairing a […]

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When Should You Replace Your Garage Door?

Your garage door should be strong enough to guard your home against the weather and keep thieves out. Upgrading this part of your house can increase your home’s curb appeal and even raise its resale value. It may be time to invest in a new garage door if your door is not as durable and attractive as it used to be. To save money, you could repair a part of the door to make it work more efficiently. Whatever the situation you find yourself in, there are options to improve or upgrade your garage door. Use this guide to determine when […]

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How Do I Know if My Garage Door Sensor Is Out of Alignment? 

Garage doors keep our lives on track as we open and close the entrance to our garage. With the click of a button or a quick combination on a keypad, the door raises or lowers, helping protect our possessions. When the garage door breaks down or will not open or close properly, it affects our daily lives.  A common problem with a garage door is when the sensor moves out of alignment. How can you be sure your garage door sensor is the culprit of a broken door? RCS Garage Doors is here to help you understand garage door sensors and how […]

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Common Garage Door Problems

You rely on your garage door to safely open and close for your security and home comfort. When you have a problem, you risk your vehicle and everything in your garage. If your car is still inside when your door won’t open, you may have issues getting to work. Whether you have a garage door opening and closing problem or another issue that keeps it from working, find out what’s wrong and if you need a professional repair. When in doubt, call the experts. Learn More About Our Garage Door Repair Services Why My Garage Door Won’t Work Several problems […]

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Buyer’s Guide to Custom Residential Garage Doors in Charlotte, NC

You’ve customized your phone, you’ve customized your car — you’ve even customized your lunch order today. Why not customize your garage door too?  Since 63 percent of homes have a garage or carport in the United States, customizing your garage door is a great way to set your garage — and your home — apart from the rest. Customizing your garage door allows you to select the materials, colors and style that best fit your home’s architecture — and your budget.  View Our Selection of Garage Doors However, customizing isn’t just about making your garage door more personal. In some cases, garage door […]

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RCS Garage Doors Included in UGA Alumni Association’s Bulldog 100 List!

RCS Garage Doors, based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is included in the University of Georgia Alumni Association’s 2020 Bulldog 100 list of fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni. More than 533 nominations were submitted for the 2020 list. RCS Garage Doors, owned by 2006 UGA graduate Amber Signor, specializes in commercial and residential garage door sales, installation and repair. The company offers both Clopay® and LiftMaster® models and accessories.  “I’m extremely proud to be included in the 2020 Bulldog 100. For over 20 years, RCS Garage doors has been committed to serving the community through high-quality garage doors and accessories that keep families […]

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Buyer’s Guide to Choosing a Faux Wood Garage Door

Are you considering replacing your garage door? If so, you might consider installing a faux wood garage door. Many people love the aesthetic of a wood garage door, as it can give a home a natural, warm, rich look. But real wood garage doors aren’t for everyone. Real wood garage doors tend to be quite a bit more expensive than garage doors made from fiberglass or steel and usually require more maintenance. Fortunately, with a faux wood garage door, you can enjoy the look of a wood door without the expense or the regular maintenance. View Our Selection of Garage […]

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Choosing a Carriage House Garage Door

Did you know there are more than 70 million single-family garage doors in the United States today? That’s a lot of doors! Garage doors are designed to last a long time. Many homeowners have never needed to purchase one, so when it becomes clear their old one won’t cut it anymore, it leaves them wondering where to begin. View Our Selection of Garage Doors When it comes time to select a new garage door, there’s a lot to consider — design, cost, finishes and more. There are many choices on the market today, but one of the most popular garage […]

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Buyer’s Guide to Insulated Garage Doors

It’s easy to forget about your garage door. It’s an item that we use daily but think about rarely. Yet from a street-level view, your garage door can comprise a surprisingly large area of the front of your home. While it may be hard to think of your garage door as an important factor in keeping your home heating costs under control or to ultimately improve your selling price if you decide one day to leave your home, your garage door can play important roles in both cases. For many people whose home has a garage, it’s one of the […]

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FAQs About Garage Door Springs

Your home’s garage door is the largest access point and as such is the biggest security concern. That means you want to be sure it stays in top working order at all times. Besides making sure that the integrity of the garage door itself is maintained, you should also pay attention to the operation of the garage door springs. Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions about the springs, also known as torsion springs. Can I replace garage door springs myself? It is both a question of “can you?” and “should you?” If you have the expertise, […]

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