It is necessary to replace a garage door when it is severely damaged or has come to the end of its useful life. Upgrading to a more modern and advanced system is also done through replacement. The choice of a new door depends entirely on the property owner. The only limitations are the dimensions of the existing opening and the height of the garage. The replacement involves the removal of the old door and its hardware components and the installation of a new system. If the replacement door has the same weight as its predecessors, there will be no need for the opener to be changed. Still, it is possible for this component to be upgraded.
Special knowledge, skills and equipment are necessary for the completion of the garage door replacement project. Safety measures have to be taken so that the risk of accidents is reduced to the very possible minimum. The disposal of the old parts and panels has to be provided for as well.