Garage door springs provide essential support to your garage door opener. It's the spring --or springs, depending on the type of garage door -- that enables you to lift and close your garage door without requiring super-human strength. These springs are thick, strong, and tightly wound.
A broken spring can suddenly send pieces flying across the room, and may cause damage or injuries. Knowing the signs that your garage door spring is breaking can help you avoid a potentially devastating problem. Here's what you need to know.