A dated or damaged garage door can negatively affect the overall appearance of a house. Replacing or repairing your garage door and its opener is often considered the top home improvement project in terms of return on investment. To help you stay on budget, The Home Depot has compiled this comprehensive cost guide for garage door repair and installation.
Several factors contribute to the cost of garage door installation, including labor, the type of door opener used and the number of garage doors. Adding insulation to the garage door can also increase the cost.
GARAGE DOOR: VARIES
GARAGE DOOR OPENER: $390
LABOR and INSTALLTION: $375
AVERAGE TOTAL COST:
$1,965 - $4,365
If your budget doesn’t offer the flexibility to replace your garage doors and opener, or they have simply become damaged over time, you can opt to just repair them instead.
Garage Door Material
Garage Door Windows
Garage Door Accessories
Garage Door Opener
Many homeowners select an automatic garage door, which also requires the installation of a garage door opener. These will usually include smartphone connectivity and wireless operating features.
Garage door and opener repair costs depend on the scope of the damage and which parts are being fixed.
Here’s a breakdown of the average costs for repairing different parts of a garage door:
For garage door opener parts, you can expect to pay around $149. However, if the opener needs replacing, the prices are the same as buying new.
Garage Door Opener Repair:
Homeowners enjoy an array of benefits when they choose professional garage door repairs and installation from The Home Depot. You can design your own garage door online with Home Depot and visualize your new design on a mobile device. Our customers receive best-in-class warranties on labor and new materials, and we offer complimentary delivery and haul away in select areas, as well as vinyl perimeter sealing. For additional information regarding insulating your garage door, please visit our garage door insulation project guide.
By purchasing your garage door and opener through our Home Services program, you’re guaranteed expert installation by a local, licensed and insured professional who has undergone a thorough background check. Contact us today at 1-800-HOME-DEPOT for a free in-home consultation. Make sure to ask about our flexible financing options like project loans and specialized credit cards.