You should replace weather stripping whenever you notice that current weather stripping is cracked, damage, missing, ripped, or otherwise deteriorating, regardless of the month. That being said, changing weather stripping before the coldest months of the year is often ideal, as that way your garage is protected throughout the winter. Try to change the weather stripping on your garage door on a day where weather is mild; if you try to change the stripping on a day that it’s rainy out or excessively hot, moisture or heat may interfere with the process.
Yes! The good news is that while weather stripping usually needs to be replaced annually, doing so is not too complicated if you have the time and put forth the effort. In order to replace your weather stripping:
When you are checking the health of your weather stripping, it is recommended that you give your garage door and its moving parts a thorough lookover as well. If you notice anything out of the ordinary, like broken parts or strange sounds, you should contact a garage door professional. At Affordable Garage Door, Inc., we have been serving those in Lake County, IN for more than 30 years and know everything there is to know about garage doors. To learn more about how we can help you when your garage door is in need of maintenance or repair, call us today at 219-696-4279.
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