If your garage door isn't functioning as it should, the culprit might be a broken garage door spring. Garage door springs are essential for lifting and lowering the door, so it's important to repair or replace them as soon as possible if they're damaged. But how much does it cost to get a new garage door spring? And is it something you can do yourself? After reading, you will know exactly how much it costs to fix or replace your garage door springs in Houston. Furthermore, we have included information on the cost to hire an expert garage technician to replace or repair a door spring.

Cost to Repair a Broken Spring

The price of repairing a spring is often much more affordable than installing new ones. The average cost for garage door spring repair ranges from $180-$200, depending on type and condition. When an installer takes apart your brackets to fix the spring, the charge would be between $100 to $350.

There are general repairs that all garage door mechanics should perform, such as balancing the springs, lubrication, and installing safety cables to avoid major problems when a spring breaks.  A homeowner can lubricate their own springs, lubricant cost typically ranges around $5-$6.  The cost of safety cable installation can be anywhere from $140 to as high as 200 dollars.

Cost to Replace a Broken Spring

Door springs can get broken for a number of reasons and sometimes it is not possible to fix them. If this happens, the best option left would be to replace it.

If you're thinking about getting new springs for your garage door, keep in mind that the cost will vary depending on where it's done and who does them. A DIY project can get pricey fast if there are any errors made during installation or removal of old parts, whereas an expert job would be more affordable at around $180 to $350 total with prices including both torsion and extension springs ($10-100) and expert labor which ranges from 40$ - 70$.

The price to replace a garage door spring can vary depending on what type of replacement you need. For example, the cost for tilt-up springs is around $140 while roll-up replacements range from 200 - 250 dollars

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Affordable and Quality Spring Replacement Service

Looking for a quality and affordable garage door spring replacement service?  Look no further! Our team at Mojo Garage Doors offers top-rated spring replacement services that are both affordable and reliable. We have been providing quality service to residential and commercial properties in Houston to customers for years. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.