The California legislature passed SB 969 with overwhelming support from both sides. Starting July 1, 2019, all garage door openers sold and installed in the state of California must have a battery backup. This law was signed into effect on September 21, 2018. Why Battery Backups? This law is a response to several deaths during […]
These are beautiful doors from Carriage House Door Company. They showcase the quality and custom manufacturing capabilities of this company. The arch is custom designed to match the opening. These doors were installed recently by our shop in Sonora. If you are interested in something like this, we can help you out.
We recently completed a small loading dock job in Livingston, CA, for Foster Farms. Jose Gonzalez, our dock expert, is the one to talk to if you need any help! This features a Blue Giant loading dock, loading dock seal, and a Strong Arm vehicle restraint.
CHI Overhead Doors produced a short overview video on how rolling steel doors are made. It is a lengthy process, from rolled steel to a finished door. The manufacturing technology behind these products is pretty amazing! Thanks for watching!
An upscale garage door replacement increases your home’s value enough to pay for itself, according to the 2018 Cost vs Value Remodeling Report. It has the highest returns on any remodeling project in the report! The Pacific region shows a 120.8% return on the investment, while the nationwide average is 98.3%. This study was based […]
Have you ever thought about repainting your garage doors? A fresh coat can make older doors look new! These instructions are directly from our manufacturer, CHI, regarding their doors, but they would apply to most garage doors. Painting Instructions for Steel Doors Repainting the Door: Wash surface thoroughly with a solution of trisodium phosphate (commonly […]
So, you have a broken garage door spring? This guide is a great place to start! We want to help you get your garage door working again. Lets start by finding out what type of springs are on your door. Then we can explain the necessary details and show where to get replacement springs. Please […]
This four-part video series published by IDA and IDEA gives some helpful tips on identifying garage door repair scams. Throughout the United States, malicious companies have been scamming customers by charging hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars more than a fair price. Please take the time to be familiar with the signs of a dishonest […]
Barton Overhead Door, Inc., is excited to announce that it has recently become an IDEA Accredited Garage Door Dealer. IDEA stands for the Institute of Door Dealer Education and Accreditation. This is an independent non-profit organization that is dedicated to increasing the professionalism of the door and access systems industry. Several associations, including the International […]
Did you know that a garage door is often one of the largest moving objects in the home, weighing hundreds of pounds and lifted overhead several times per day? Garage door safety should be a consideration of every home that uses one. Proper installation and ongoing maintenance are both required to keep your garage door […]