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Garage Door Safety Tips

June is Garage Door Safety Month and Banko Overhead Door is working to increase awareness of the possible hazards of garage doors and automatic opener systems as well as the need for periodic inspection and maintenance to keep you safe. The garage door is the largest moving object and can also cause series injury, or […]

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Garage Door Safety Tips
Moving to Tampa: What You Need to Know

What is it like to live in Tampa, Florida? Tampa so much more than just the ultimate vacation destination. People settle permanently in the Sunshine State for a variety of reasons. This ocean-side city is one of the most popular places to live in the state. Tampa offers temperate weather, beautiful scenery, a lively culinary […]

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Moving to Tampa: What You Need to Know
Why do I need a backup battery for my garage door opener?

There are many benefits to living in Florida, from the beautiful beaches to warm weather to fun local attractions. But, with these benefits lies stormy weather and the yearly threat of a hurricane strike. As a precaution, did you know that you could equip your garage door opener with a backup battery, so if and when […]

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Why do I need a backup battery for my garage door opener?
Garage Door Repair Scams: What to Look out For

Out of all the scams out there, the last thing you may be on the lookout for is a garage door repair scam. Sure, anyone trying to get you to give them money may be suspect, but there doesn’t seem to be anything particularly dishonest about the garage door business. And in most cases, you’re […]

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Garage Door Repair Scams: What to Look out For
How to Protect Your Garage From Flooding

If you keep anything in your garage — whether it’s your car, tools, or general storage items — flooding should be a concern. This point of entry to your home can all to easily allow water to enter your garage and destroy your treasured items if not properly sealed or maintained. Especially in Florida or coastal […]

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How to Protect Your Garage From Flooding
How long does a garage doors last?

Our home is most likely the biggest investment you will ever make, and as such you want to protect the value of that investment for as long as you own it. Few people however consider how their garage door influences the value of their home until it becomes a problem. Just like a roof that […]

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How long does a garage doors last?
How Long Do Garage Door Springs Last?

When we refer to a garage door spring, we are talking about a torsion spring or extension spring, which is the part responsible for the actual lifting and closing of your garage door. A garage door spring breaking is one of the leading causes of a broken garage door, and it’s one that should be […]

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How Long Do Garage Door Springs Last?
Common Garage Door Issues

As garage door professionals, we’ve come across just about every issue you can imagine. But usually, garage door problems are caused by a handful of issues that we see frequently. Here are the top reasons your garage door might not be working, plus a solution for what you can do about it!

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How to tackle Spring Cleaning in your garage

Did you know that 57% of people with garages don’t have room to park cars inside them? I think you know why, instead of getting rid of stuff, we throw it out in the garage! If you’re ready to take on the challenge of cleaning your garage, spring is a good time to do it. […]

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How to tackle Spring Cleaning in your garage
5 tips for creating the ultimate man cave for Super Bowl Sunday

The Man cave, they come in all sizes, and no matter how big or small, they are part of a man’s heart. The team at Banko Overhead doors wants to help you create the best spot to enjoy Super Bowl LI. Learn how to create your perfect space to sit back, relax, and enjoy the […]

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5 tips for creating the ultimate man cave for Super Bowl Sunday