There are several tests you can perform to tell if your door is balanced. Before testing your door, disengage you electronic opener.

  1. Raise your door in 1' increments, and the door should stay in place.
  2. When you lower the door, the door lowers in a controlled manner and doesn't slam down.
  3. When you raise the door, the door rises at a controlled pace.
  4. When the door is fully-raised in the open position, the bottom of the door should be aligned with the bottom of the header of the door opening.


Contact us at 612-400-9295 in case you find your garage door unbalanced. Our expert technicians will be there at your place with fully stocked tune-up vans in no time.