Garage doors are often very large and costly openings that are found in almost all homes in Canada. With so many features and benefits, it can cause a lot of harm or injury, if its not operating properly. Almost every year, thousands of people gets injured seriously, due to the overhead door failures. Although, they are designed and manufactured keeping safety in regard, some extra precautions needs to be taken to keep your family safe.
Few tips that should be kept in mind while working with garage doors are:
1. Keep The Opener Remote In a Safe Place
The first ever precaution to be taken is, don’t leave the remote at such a place from where kids or pets can easily grab it. Install a holder on the garage wall and place the remote there, so as to avoid misplacing or stealing. There are many features that allow to access the garage door with the help of a switch or other ways. This reduces the need of a remote. Its advised to work safely with remote, to avoid any unfortunate accidents or falling down of doors.