Door Closer Repair Service

The excellent customer service begins before clients enter your front door. Every new visitor who opens that door is a potential customer whose first impression about your business is made outside your shop. Make sure the first impression begins with a door that works well. Glass Doctor® of Highland, MI, provides fast, expert door closer repair and maintenance services. Our repair and maintenance care guarantee your doors properly operate and are safe to use in commercial settings.

Door Closer Basics

Door closers allow the public to enter and leave your business by safely regulating the speed which these, often heavy, doors open and close. An expertly installed door closer ensures opening a door is nearly effortless, no matter the size or actual weight. When the door is released, spring-loaded hydraulics in the closer allows the door to slowly and gently shut behind the customer.

Door Closer Repair

There are several common problems door closers develop due to a lack of maintenance, time or part failure. The Glass Doctor® of Highland, MI, team is trained to quickly identify the problem and take the necessary steps to correct it. Our installs, adjustments and door closer repairs are unmatched in the industry.

Common Door Issues

Inappropriate Door Closers: Door closers must match to their applications, especially in commercial settings. For example, heavy doors require door closers with strong springs. A door fitted with the wrong type or size closer can pose serious safety risks to the public and lead to door misalignment or damage.

Improper Installation and Adjustment: Every door closer is unique, but an essential requirement for any entryway is the door closer body and door closer arm are properly and securely attached to the doorway components. Specialized techniques are necessary in order to properly install and adjust door closers, which are team has studied to ensure our successful treatment of your shop. Untrained installation and adjustments lead to:

  • Costly damage to the doorframe
  • Abnormal or unexpected movements of the door, which can pose safety hazards
  • Door alignment issues

Faulty Seals and Leaking Oil: Broken seals leave the door closer’s hardware vulnerable and may cause oil leaks. Depending on the severity of the leak, it can be an indication of an easily replaced missing screw, a failed seal or broken O-ring. Serious leaks require a total door replacement service, although our experts will make every effort to make precise repairs before recommending replacement service.

Locking Difficulty: A door that’s difficult or impossible to lock not only affects the integrity of the door frame and the door closer hydraulics, it poses a security risk to your business.

Door Closer Maintenance Services

Our door closer repair and maintenance program guarantees you unparalleled service. Call the specialists at Glass Doctor® of Highland, MI, to check your entryways and safeguard your property.