In early March, the price of garage doors experienced a 22% increase, starting on April 1.This has caused a lot of concern for homeowners who need to install a new garage door or garage door repair an existing one. It is important to hire a professional to install a garage door, as it can be dangerous and difficult to do it yourself. There are several materials available for garage doors, each with its own price and qualities. Repairing an existing garage door is usually more cost-effective than replacing it.
The New York Times reported that it takes 20 weeks to get a garage door, which used to take the same amount of time to build a house.
Garagesare convenient spaces for homeowners, and older tracks may not be compatible with newer doors or openers. John Burns Real Estate Consulting said that the supply chain for garage doors is more complex than for windows, HVAC and plumbing fixtures. This means that you can wait a long time to get garage doors and parts such as springs and openers.
For those who maintain and install garage doors, rising prices do not mean greater profits. If you need to install or repair a garage door, contact Madden Door & Sons at 925-208-4907. They offer commercial and residential services and have the expertise to help you with your project. It is important to consider all your options before making a decision, as the final price of a certain type of garage door depends largely on the material of the door and any additional hardware that may need to be installed. Inventory is rapidly shrinking as manufacturers strive to produce new garage doors and parts built to meet strict federal and local standards.