Standard supplies for fixing a garage door opener include a hammer, socket set, screwdriver, wrench and nut driver. Depending on the project, people may also require a punch, wire cutter, batteries and silicone spray. Specific types of repairs require different materials.Continue Reading
Perform garage door opener repairs with the door down if possible. Unplug the opener to prevent another person accidentally using the remote button. This also helps to avoid accidental electrocution.
Garage door openers are motorized devices that close and open doors. Normally the openers use a switch on a garage wall. People can also operate the opener by remote control.Learn more about Home Maintenance