top of page
Garage Door cables long island ny

Long Island Garage Door Cable Repair :

best garage door cale repair

Garage Door Cable

Let Long Island Garage Door Cable Repair fix your cable issues with our FREE consultation and budget-friendly repair/replacement services.


Understanding the Science Behind Garage Door Cables

The garage door cable is the essential working cog in the entire machinery. Its load bearing capacity dictates the complete opening/closing operation. Basically, they lift the door up and down as per opener’s instructions. After years of consistent use, the garage door cables long island frail or lose their strength. Rusty cables with splinters coming out can snap easily. Garage door cables are generally characterized as per weight, length & strength.

Garage door cables can further vary according to the pulley or drum system employed in the assembly of the garage door. They are secured by the vise grips at every end of the garage door cable. Wayne Dalton garage doors and Amar garage door are few brands that offer genuine cable accessories.


Types of Garage Door Safety Cables

Garage Door Cables come in a variety of shapes and sizes starting from smaller 3 ft and going up to 12 ft in length.

Custom garage door cable repair long island can also be ordered for tailor made designs.

Garage door cables can differ as per,

extension and torsion spring garage door systems.


3/32″ cable – We provide this only in open loop form for any custom length.

¼”, 5/32” and 3/16” diameter cables are available in thimbles or open loops.

Our cables come equipped with a loose cable stop and crimped cable stop on each end. This ensures cable drum accommodates the cable ends perfectly.

The length of garage door cable depends on life style and door type. High lift and vertical lift garage doors need longer cables for operation. On the other hand, the standard-lift doors use smaller length cables due to style and positioning of cable drums.

For old cables, our experts measure the complete length including thimbles, spools, stops, and loops.

For Do-It-Yourself owners, offer oval and stop sleeves, spools, and thimbles. 


cables garage door
expert garage door repair

Most modern Garage Doors require simple cable replacement. So, pre-assembled cables are available for extension or torsion springs. These garage door cables are available for doors ranging from 7 to 9 in height from any door hardware store.


There are strands of wire meshed together in coherence to provide durability and strength. 

Specially designed to lift garage doors in long island.

Galvanized steel for maximum strength, reliability, and flexibility for your garage door in long island.

Longer life for general winding and unwinding.

High tensile strength for overhead garage doors long island.


Dangers of Loose Garage Door Cables

Garage door cables work at optimum tension. They operate with force supplied from the rest of the assembly. The movement of the door depends entirely on the flexibility and strength of the cable installed. Over time, fatigue takes its toll on the cable thereby weakening the cable beyond repair.

Faulty cables can snap back with violent force and cause serious injury. In some models, springs are directly attached to the cable. So, lose cable can also cause spring to recoil violently. You will have a dented car or worse a fractured limb. Such accidents can also turn fatal in extreme scenarios.

It is not advised to deal with high tension cables on your own. Underestimating the potential injury can land you in the hospital. Call the professional repair technicians of Long Island Garage Doors. Repairing it yourself is not worth the potential injury.


Release the Tension

We advise some tips in an interest of the general public of Long Island NY. Garage door cables must be handled by the professional repair technicians. But homeowners can take certain steps before accidents. Release the tension in the cables. The garage door must be fully opened in order avoid the danger of stuck door. Place some C clamps close to the lowest wheel of the garage door on the track. Do not unhook the spring.


Advantages of Choosing Garage Door Cable Replacement from Long Island Garage Doors


Why trust us? Here’s why:

  • No compromise with safety: Our Long Island garage door technicians never put the safety on number 2. It ranks first always. So, only the trusted and tested brands are chosen. The cables are made from high strength materials eliminating injuries and accidents from ever happening.

  • Perfect Match for Door Style and Cable: We match the cable with style of door and other necessary requirements. Absolutely no mismatch occurs ever. If the overhead garage door has a high ceiling, we install longer garage door cables with more diameter.

  • All-inclusive analysis: When replacing garage door cables, we also analyze the springs and other components related to the cable. If faulty, they are also repaired or replaced or repaired at a reasonable price.

  • Courteous yet professional: Our staff undertakes every project with due diligence. We believe in professional ethics with a courteous attitude.


Professional Services from Long Island Garage Doors.

We are a trusted local company that focuses on Long Island residents. This attention to localized market makes us the favored company for many long island households. Our 24/7 emergency garage door service is renowned. We offer every major garage door manufacturer and offer their complete catalog. And for the discerning few, we also provide the custom made doors that stand out from the crowd.

Don’t procrastinate in replacing garage door cable. Call Long Island Garage Door Cable Repair & Service NOW.

cable garage doors
garage door cable pullys
free estimate for  garage door cables

All garage door cable repairs are 20% OFF the total price when this promotion is mentioned
PLUS A Free Garage Door Tune up (*150.00$  Value For Free*)

Garage Door cables
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Google+ Social Icon
  • Google Places Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Yelp Social Icon
  • Flickr Social Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Blogger Social Icon
  • Houzz Social Icon
  • Myspace Social Icon
bottom of page