How to lubricate a garage door.
How to grease garage door chain.
The regular wd 40 with the red cap is an amazing cleaner.
Once your door is clean spray a lithium based grease or garage door lube onto the hinges and rollers.
The special garage door lube penetrates the parts as a liquid and dries to form a non tacky grease that won t attract dirt and dust which can gum things up.
Before lubricating be sure to clean all parts with a dry cloth to remove any dust or debris.
Then clean the garage door tracks with a damp rag to get rid of any dirt and debris.
A squeaking or grinding noise.
Periodic maintenance of a liftmaster chain driven garage door opener includes lubricating the chain and greasing the chain rail.
Never lubricate the chain.
Here s how to lubricate a garage door.
To lubricate a garage door first close it and disconnect the power by turning off the switch or circuit breaker.
A squeaky garage door is a hassle and over the years things will just get worse.
Remember that can of the original wd 40 that i told you to put down earlier.
How to lubricate a liftmaster chain driven garage door opener.
Invest the 7 minutes to watch the video and we promise.
Without proper lubrication a chain driven garage door opener s moving parts quickly wear out.
It gets constant use and that wears down the gears chain and integrity of the door.
Here s where you can use it.
Close your door and cut the power to it.
Lubricating your garage door is a simple task and will make the world of difference to your garage door.
The chains on your garage door opener are lubricated from the factory and that should last the life of the motor.
Lubricate all moving parts every six months to reduce wear and keep the door quiet.
Many parts of a garage door require frequent lubrication for smooth opening and closing operation which should be part of your self designed garage door preventive maintenance.