The Necessity of Tools and Materials

You wouldn't go to battle without armor, would you? Similarly, starting your garage door installation without the proper tools is setting yourself up for defeat. The basic arsenal includes items such as wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers, and a level. But remember - this isn’t an exhaustive list. Each installation process might need unique tools, depending on your specific garage door model.As important as having the right tools is knowing how to use them effectively. So make sure you familiarize yourself with each tool before diving into action.

Anatomy of Garage Door Installation Steps

If installing a garage door were like baking cookies from scratch – let’s just say we're now ready to mix our ingredients. First things first: Remove any existing doors carefully (we don’t want accidents.). Then get busy measuring everything out correctly – width across the opening at three different heights should be spot-on accurate because precision matters here.A good tip: when in doubt always refer back to manufacturer instructions provided along with your new garage setup kit.