Jarvis Garage Door Service

Garage Door Repair & Service
Hayward, California & Tri-City Area

If you have a garage door that is having problems, Jarvis Garage Door Service is a smart choice for your garage door repair and service needs. We are a third generation family-owned and operated business, specializing in garage door repair, service, and installation throughout the East Bay. Hayward, California is adjacent to Newark, Fremont, and Union City, and many Hayward residents have used Jarvis Garage Door Service over the years.

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People contact us with many different garage door issues. Sometimes it's the garage door opener that has failed. Other times the garage door will not go up, or will not go down, or it has gotten stuck. Still other times, it is the garage door spring that has failed. And then sometimes the customer doesn't know what is wrong with his or her garage door, other than the fact that it is broken.

Common Garage Door Problems

Need a New Garage Door

We are at your service. Whether it's replacing your old springs, changing cables, rollers or hinges, we can handle any problem that may arise.

Garage Door Springs break from use.

From metal fatigue. They average about Ten to Twelve Thousand Cycles. (uses) before they break. When a spring breaks it recoils about eight turns, leaving a two inch gap, (as shown to the right.) If your garage door has two springs, we recommend replacing both springs so you have a fresh pair. If one has enough use to break, the other is soon to follow.

Rollers are also something that wear out on garage doors.

At first they start to wobble and get noisy
Then they can start to come out of the track, which can be disastrous. We use the ball-bearing nylon roller. It has a grease packed bearing with  Zink coated metal stem and ball track for anti-rust and smooth operation.

We also repair some brands of garage door openers.

Lift-Master, Sears-Craftsman, Genie, Overhead Door. Call us with your brand and tell us a description of the symptom, we can usually give you a quote on the phone for the repair.We also sell new doors and openers.If you don't feel the old door or opener is worth fixing, we have a variety of products to choose from.

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How Hayward, CA Got It's Name

In 1851, during the time of the Gold Rush, William Hayward made his way to “El Rancho San Lorenzo,” squatting on land in Palomares Canyon. In 1852, at the invitation of Don Guillermo Castro, Hayward bought 40 acres of land spanning what is now the downtown Hayward area. He opened a general trading store which soon prospered into a stagecoach stop, a post office, a hostelry and a dairy farm. Later, William Hayward became Post Master, Justice of Peace, County Supervisor and Eden Township Roadmaster. Hayward and his second wife, Rachel, also established the “Hayward’s Hotel,” one of the area’s finest resorts.

Although Don Castro named what is now downtown Hayward “San Lorenzo,” many people referred to the town as “Hayward’s Place” or “Hayward’s” because of the famous Hayward Hotel. When the post office was established in 1860, the town was given the official name of “Haywood,” due to a clerical error. In 1876, “Haywood” was incorporated as the “Town of Haywards,” with a population of 1,100. In 1894, the “s” in “Haywards” was dropped and on September 18, 1928, the status of the community was changed to the “City of Hayward.”

source: http://user.govoutreach.com/hayward/faq.php?cid=10775

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Jarvis Garage Door Service is a top-rated Tracy garage door repair and installation company as well as Fremont garage door repair. Beyond Tracy and Fremont, our home offices, we offer Union City garage door repair and provide professional garage door installation in Newark, CA. Need a new garage door installed? We work on garage doors throughout the East Bay. Affordable garage door repair services are also provided in Castro Valley. Looking for Hayward garage door repair? We cover that, including San Leandro and San Lorenzo. Our technicians are your best choice in custom garage doors in Dublin. We also offer Pleasanton garage door repair and Livermore garage door serviceG+ | G+ | Yelp

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