If you’re wanting to install a new garage door before the weather starts to warm, you may be wondering if this is a project you can have scheduled in the next several weeks. The good news is that yes, it is possible to replace a garage door during the winter. Although most people prefer to delay this project until the spring, so as to avoid exposing their home to the outdoor elements, a local garage door company can help with this during January or February, should you need an emergency replacement. If the weather forecast isn’t calling for a blizzard or high-winds, a local installer will be able to help you get the job done. The benefits to this can be substantial, especially if your garage is feeling especially damp or cold. Why? Because a damp garage can damage items that you may be storing within it. If your door has been compromised, replacing it right away can be especially important, as critters and other outdoor creatures may decide to take up residence inside your home as a way to avoid the elements. Who can help me replace my garage door during the winter? The experts at ATR Garage Door Repair have years of experience in helping Colorado homeowners with this very type of job, at all times of the year. We specialize in all types of garage door repair and replacement and we can also assist with an emergency repair or replacement, if needed. Did a houseguest accidentally back their car into your garage door? Did one of your children or pets manage to knock the door off its tracks? There are any number of reasons that a garage door would need to be replaced sooner than later—if you’re finding yourself in a place where you need a job done right away, we can help. If your garage door refuses to open, or it opens or closes part of the way before reversing course, we can help. Choosing a reputable service provider Regardless as to what’s wrong with your system, you’ll want to choose a repair / replacement company that has experience. Ask them how long they’ve been in business, if they’re licensed and insured and whether they have experience in working with the type of garage door you have installed at your home. There are many different types of garage doors, and there are many types of garage door materials. Just because a company knows how to repair or replace an aluminum overhead door that’s not to say they’re experienced in working with wood doors, barn-style garage doors or others. If you have questions about how to best replace a garage door during the winter, give us a call and we’ll be happy to answer your questions. We can even schedule a time for one of our installers to come to your home to provide you with a free, no-cost estimate and replacement timeline. For more information, call us today to get started.