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Friday, June 14, 2013






What Is A Dad?

A dad is someone who
wants to catch you before you fall
but instead picks you up,
brushes you off,
and lets you try again. 

A dad is someone who
wants to keep you from making mistakes
but instead lets you find your own way,
even though his heart breaks in silence
when you get hurt. 

A dad is someone who
holds you when you cry,
scolds you when you break the rules,
shines with pride when you succeed,
and has faith in you even when you fail...

Happy Father's Day!!

Alamo Door & Awning
300 S. Bowen Rd.  
Arlington, TX.  76013
817-265-2563






Friday, June 7, 2013







Now that school is out for the Summer and activities are being planned.  Don't forget to reserve some time for home maintenance around your home.  

Garage door maintenance and safety play a big part.  
When is the last time you've had a trained door technician to your home to service your door?  

Call Today and ask about our specials:
We look forward to talk to you about your garage door needs.

Call and let us know you seen this ad and we will have our technician perform a "Free 25 point inspection" 


Alamo Door & Awning
300 S. Bowen Rd
Arlington, TX.  76013

817-265-2563

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

5 Reasons to Replace Your Garage Door Opener



Safety Reversal
Since 1993 garage door openers have been required to be equipped with a safety reversing mechanism. This feature utilizes two sensors about six inches above floor level on both sides of the door. When any object, such as a child or pet, runs through the light beam created by these sensors while the door is closing, the door immediately stops and reverses.If your garage door opener does not have a safety reversing feature, or if the one it does have no longer works, replacing the opener is highly recommended.
Noise Control
Does your garage door opener wake people up or otherwise disrupt the household because it makes so much noise? If so, a new opener will almost certainly be quieter.
The original style of garage door opener opened and closed with a chain drive. If you can see something that looks like a bicycle chain near the motor unit of your opener, consider replacing it with a screw drive or belt drive garage door opener. Even a newer model chain drive unit will likely be quieter than an older model.

Security
Older garage door openers were vulnerable to thieves. Because their remote controls functioned with a fixed code, someone with a special device could sit outside your house and find the code, allowing them to open the garage door.
New garage door openers have a “rolling code” feature, which changes the code every time the unit is used. Bad guys can no longer duplicate the code and get into your garage uninvited.

No Keys
Older garage door openers did not offer keypads that could be mounted outside the garage. This handy feature allows you to enter a code into the keypad that will open the garage door. No keys required.
You may be able to buy a keypad to install with your existing garage door opener. If not, though, this might be a good reason to upgrade. Newer keypad units even eliminate the need to remember a code. They operate by touch, using fingerprint detection to open the door.

Battery Backup
One of the big inconveniences of a power outage is often the inability to operate the garage door opener. Garage door openers are now available with battery backup systems that will kick in automatically when you lose electrical power.


To help you decide which of these openers would be right for you... Give us a call we will be more than happy to assist in your decision making process.


Alamo Door & Awning
300 S. Bowen Rd.
Arlington, TX.  76013
817-265-2563

Friday, January 11, 2013

Alamo Door & Awning Earns Coveted Angie's List Super Service Award




Alamo Door & Awning has again  been awarded the prestigious 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award, an honor bestowed annually on approximately 5 percent of all the businesses rated on the nation’s leading provider of consumer reviews on local service and health providers.

“Only a fraction of the businesses rated on Angie’s List can claim the sterling service record of being a Super Service Award winner because we set a high bar,” said Angie’s List Founder Angie Hicks. “The fact that Alamo Door & Awning can claim Super Service Award status speaks volumes about its dedication to consumers.

Angie’s List Super Service Award winners have met strict eligibility requirements including earning a minimum number of reports, an exemplary rating from their clients and abiding by Angie’s List operational guidelines.


or your Garage door needs, Do not hesitate to contact Alamo Garage Door.

Alamo Door & Awning
300 S. Bowen Rd.
Arlington, TX.  76013
817-265-2563