If you’re like many homeowners, chances are you don’t pay much attention to your garage door as long as it’s working. However, if your garage door breaks, you may wish that you had invested time and energy into routine maintenance. There are two basic types of garage door springs: extension and torsion. Torsion springs are an ideal option for many residential garage doors near Pflugerville and Austin, as they can handle heavy loads and tend to last for about 20,000 open and close cycles. Check out this infographic to learn more about garage door springs and what could cause them to need repair. Please feel free to share this information with your friends and neighbors!