Red Paint for Safety

Over the years manufacturers have sought to build more safety into their products. In addition to warning labels, garage door manufacturers often powder coat products with red paint to alert technicians of potential danger. Probably the most dangerous component is the winding cone on a garage door torsion spring. Many people have been injured by […]

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Future Employees

This morning I heard that the unemployment rate was around four percent, which is about as low as I can ever remember it being. Earlier this week the Wall Street Journal reported that there is a shortage of workers in the Midwest. This week one of our employees provided a solution for our shortage of […]

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Omron Photo Eye Installation

In 2016 we showed the critical wiring connections on our blog titled How to Install Omron E3JM Photo Eyes on Powermaster Operators. In this blog, I’ll show how I installed the eyes on a job nearby. I used a four strand wire. The emitter has two screws for power, and the receiver has four screws – two for […]

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Outside Sales Help Wanted

Our business is expanding and we’re looking for someone to help with outside sales. Some travel is required. For the qualified individual, we are offering $6,000 per month plus commissions after a minimum sales figure has been reached. The job involves contacting commercial and industrial accounts. The garage door industry is challenging, and a mechanical […]

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