Torsion Spring Pitch

We are frequently asked, “Why is one of my garage door springs slinky and the other tight?” Or, “Why is one spring stiff and the other loose?” The answer lies in the pitch of the spring wire. When a spring is coiled the wire is normally wound at a 90-degree angle from the spool or […]

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Free Garage Door Hardware

On our Standard Garage Door Torsion Springs page we include a special offer for free hardware or free winding bars. Since we started this we have had a number of requests for substitutions. For example, someone purchasing one of our torsion spring conversion kits will sometimes ask to deduct the value of the free hardware […]

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How to Replace TorqueMaster One Springs

This week we posted our new TorqueMaster Spring Replacement video on YouTube. This was created to use in conjunction with our written Wayne Dalton TorqueMaster Torsion Spring Replacement instructions with pictures and animated gifs. It took a while, but I believe the quality was worth the wait. Do-it-yourselfers can now watch the video and determine if they want […]

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