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Skokie Garage Door Installers

Browse these garage door installers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Skokie.

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Eli and Mandi Garage Doors inc
4.9
from 150 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 189 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike S.
Verified review

Eli was great to work with. Very responsive and on time. His price for the garage door installation was very reasonable with quality work. I would recommend him to friends and family.

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Spero Door Service
4.9
from 103 reviews
  • 131 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Arnett H.
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Great job installing the garage door opener. Task was done very timely. Only opportunity was that he was not able to program our iPhones to use the opener.

Good Quality Garage Doors Inc
4.7
from 104 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 126 hires on Thumbtack
Usapan M.
Verified review

My garage was pretty old and the cable and spring broke. Al came out as soon as possible. He suggested a new door since fixing might later on have problems. They came out and did the work. Al was professional and the garage door is working great!

Ron Kwaak
4.5
from 65 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 99 hires on Thumbtack
Brian R.
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Good communication throughout the process. Work looks good. I hired Ron to convert two bi-fold doors into a single door. He hung drywall and the new door. Good work, and would hire again.

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Koehlinger garage door inc.
4.9
from 57 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 91 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Arthur V.
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I can't say enough about the top-notch service I received from Phil at Koehlinger Garage Door, Inc. He arrived prior to his expected time, letting us know that ahead of time, which worked well for us. He identified the problem easily and gave an incredibly fair price. He was courteous and knowledgeable. The work was done in an under an hour. Definitely will save his business card and use him again. Thank you very much!

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  • 19 years in business
  • 57 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Alan J.
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This is clearly a man who knows everything about garage doors and has installed thousands himself! He arrived promptly on time (even in short notice). Installed my garage door opener without a hitch. Asked me how I would like some things installed and offered his opinion on why he would do things a certain way. Very knowledgable, courteous and humble. I would highly recommend him to anyone with garage repair or installation needs.

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All Garage Services 24/7
4.7
from 43 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 58 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
George N.
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Daniel and his partner were very professional, affordable and did quality work. Daniel took extra time to thoroughly explain everything with the garage door & tightened the spring so the garage door operated perfectly. Moreover, Daniel changed the rollers for a very low price which substantially cut down the noise with the door opening and closing. I would definitely recommend Daniel and his partner for anyone looking to install a garage door opener.

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MF Solutions, Inc
4.9
from 41 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ben H.
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Max was right on time, very fast and professional! He fixed my 10yr garage door. Thank you Max! I’ll tell my family and friends also

  • 5 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
Thomas F.
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Joe was excellent! He repaired 3 hinges on our kitchen cabinets and check out a closet door we have been having trouble with. He even made a return visit to be sure the job was complete. My first experience with him has encouraged me to think that I have found an excellent professional to call for many hone services.

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Global Garage Doors
4.8
from 28 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Alexis G.
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Global Garage Doors was the most affordable and they came out right away. They were really knowledgeable and gave me options on how to fix my garage door. They had it fixed right away. I would definitely recommend them!

Construction Services
4.8
from 25 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 36 hires on Thumbtack
Guillaume F.
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Josh answered quickly and came the very same day to look at the repairs to be done. The next day everything was done and well done! I've been very pleased to work with Josh: fast, good worker and good price! And despite the very cold weather he stayed a bit longer to also fix and adjust our garage door. A crack! I'm not attaching picture because the painting is still pending (too cold to paint outside). Won't hesitate to call him again in the future when needed

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Top Garage Door Pros
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Douglas O.
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It was great! I was so pleased with the work and the friendliness! I will contact them when I am ready to have a new garage door installed.

Hammell Homes
4.4
from 14 reviews
  • 32 years in business
  • 30 hires on Thumbtack
Jan G.
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Remodeled powder room, replaced back doors, and painted kitchen. Professional from contract to completion of job. I will definitely use them again.

CHICAGO GARAGE DOOR™
5.0
from 10 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Vlad B.
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Come out on Labor Day morning everything was installed correctly and Work's perfectly. Eric the technician was a life saver. Best service for garage door repair by far.

  • 12 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Paul A.
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Needed a new opener and some maintenance on the garage door. Everything was done quickly and professionally.

Garage Doors 360
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Carla S.
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Noah and Erin were stellar from beginning to end! Noah was super quick to reply to my project request and gave me a very fair quote based upon what would solve my problem. Noah and Erin were friendly, punctual and professional when at my home and with haste reviewed my door issues, explained what had occurred and how they would remedy it. They were extremely efficient and I will absolutely use Garage Doors 360 again and refer my friends and family to them as well! I honestly could not be happier. Thank you so much!

  • 10 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Paul N.
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I used Sears Handyman Solutions to repair and paint the walls in my garage and patch, and repaint several rooms inside the house. I was very pleased with both the quality of the finished product and the timeliness and neatness with which the project was performed. They started and finsished the job exactly when promised and we couldn't be happier with the way everything came out. I would highly recommend Sears Handyman Solutions and will certainly call them again when the need ariuses

AG Garage Doors
3.8
from 8 reviews
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Noel C.
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From the beggining he was responsive. They were punctual and professional. I hired them because of his price value but, I am impressed on the work quality. They put up an entire garage door in 2hrs.

Jason Blasczyk
4.2
from 5 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Ken L.
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I came home from work at 6:30 PM and my garage door only went up a few inches on one side. I posted on Thumbtack and within 15 minutes Jason had sent me an estimate. He was just finishing a job near me and by 7:30 was at my home. Very friendly and knowledgeable. Within minutes found the problem did the repair and checked all of parts of the door lubricated the hinges and even lubricated my gear driven opener. I would recommend Jason to anyone who needs their garage door serviced

  • 22 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Scott and Jeff did a great job installing my garage entry door. They came on time and were professional and easy to work with. Really nice work!

  • 8 years in business
About

Best Garage Door Repair Hoffman Estates performs various garage door services, from installation to repair. Our technicians can restore all types of garage doors and fix any problematic part. We also do tune-ups and maintenance. If you need a new opener, we can install a new one that’s perfect for your needs.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How do you fix a broken garage door?

Garage door problems don’t have to mean the end of the world. Garage door repair is typically a one-day process and can be done for only a few hundred dollars. Common garage door repair requests include fixing slow or erratic garage doors, addressing strange sounds coming from the garage door or motor, fixing cosmetic damage such as dents or scrapes, repairing broken doors that are stuck open or closed, and troubleshooting inoperable doors.

The two main garage door operating mechanisms are sectional roll-ups or tilt-ups. Garage door repair services can fix single-car, double-car or RV-height doors. Your garage door may be made of wood, steel, aluminum, masonite, vinyl, fiberglass or another material. The type of garage door repair you need really depends on the type of garage door you have and the issue at hand. Garage door repair pros often charge a flat service call fee to diagnose the problem and provide an estimate. For customers who choose to have the repair done, the service call fee may be applied to the first hour of labor (including time to make the diagnosis). If your garage door is under warranty, the repair may be free of charge.

Who repairs garage doors?

Garage door repair is a specialized job, which is typically handled by a garage door repair service. Professional garage door repair technicians can test or repair a garage door system and fix cosmetic blemishes on doors. Common requests include help with jammed or inoperable doors, slow or erratic doors, unusual sounds, dents or scrapes on the door, and general system testing. Garage door repair professionals can work on single-car, double-car and RV-size garage doors.

How do you choose a garage door?

When garage door repair isn’t an option — perhaps the current door is beyond fixing or you want to upgrade to a quieter, more energy-efficient model — it’s time to buy a new one. But choosing a garage door is not as simple as it sounds, even when you know the right size for your home. A wide range of materials, styles and finishes are available, and each factor influences the cost. Garage doors are made of aluminum, steel, vinyl, fiberglass, masonite, wood (typically cedar or mahogany), or a composite of several materials. They may be insulated against cold or heat. Traditional and modern styles include raised panel, carriage house or crossbuck. Most styles have window or arch options, and are available in different wood finishes and neutral colors. Because garage doors account for a large part of a home’s exterior, their appearance is usually a homeowner’s top priority. An attractive garage door can increase a home’s curb appeal and resale value.

How much does garage door repair cost?

When a garage door goes off the track, the spring breaks, the door is dented or the garage door opener is on the fritz, a professional garage door repair specialist can help. The cost to have a garage door fixed varies, but the national average cost of garage door repair is $70-$110. The extent of the damage and the size and material of the door will affect the final cost. A garage door repair company generally charges a national average of $80 for a service call, which includes the first hour of labor and service, such as testing and inspecting the garage door and opener. Apart from labor, the garage door repair costs hinge on buying replacements parts. For example, a new spring costs an average of $60. Expect to pay several hundred dollars, though, if the door is beyond repair; a new garage door ranges in price from $200 to $4,000, and most homeowners spend an average of $800-$1,200.

How much does it cost to install a new garage door opener?

Your new garage door opener cost will vary based on the model you purchase and how long installation takes. Typically, installation pros charge by the hour, although if the pro is also selling the garage door opener they may have a flat fee for the product with installation. The national average for new garage door opener costs (with installation) is between $390 and $650, although the national average cost for the opener purchased alone may be in the $150-$300 range. The three most common types of openers are chain-drive, screw-drive and belt-drive. The chain-drive costs the least but makes the most noise. The belt-drive is typically the quietest and the most expensive. You can expect to pay about the same amount for installation for any of the three styles. The lifespan of a garage door opener is approximately 10 years, depending on quality. A pro may provide opener repairs for the cost of their service call fee or they may charge a flat fee, such as $100 for opener repair. Here are some examples of new garage door opener average costs, including installation:

  • Contractor-grade garage door opener with installation: $300.
  • Chain-drive opener with installation and one remote: $350.
  • Belt-drive opener with installation and two remotes: $400
  • Top-of-the-line opener with ¾-horsepower battery backup, belt drive and nearly soundless operation: $475
    • The majority of higher-end garage door openers are “smart” products and will connect via app to your smartphone for remote access.
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