When the time comes for Sacramento garage door spring replacement, you’ll want to choose springs that last. Our team recommends torsion springs. Understanding the differences between the various types can help you make an informed decision about which one is the right fit for your specific job. The pros with Easy Lift Door Company have some tips to help you make the best choice if you need garage door spring replacement in Sacramento CA.


Torsion Springs

Torsion springs are mounted above the garage door and run parallel to the door's width. These springs store energy through twisting, which creates tension. When the door is opened, the energy stored in the torsion springs is released, assisting in the door's smooth movement.




  • Durability: Torsion springs tend to have a longer lifespan compared to extension springs.
  • Safety: When a torsion spring breaks, it tends to stay in place rather than snapping, reducing the risk of injury.


Torque Master Springs (Wayne Dalton)

Torque Master Springs are an improved version of the standard torsion spring. These Sacramento garage door spring replacement will be installed similarly to torsion springs, but feature many advancements.




  • Improved Safety: These springs are encased in a shield, which protects the user from damage and injury that may be caused during the unlikely event of a release in tension.
  • Durability: The sheath surrounding the spring not only improves safety, it helps protect the spring from elements that might damage an unprotected spring. These systems last significantly longer than it’s alternatives.
  • Ease of installation: One of the advancements of Torque Master Springs is the limited number of pieces during installation. This allows our team to install this spring quickly and easily.




  • Cost: The improvements this spring system provides means it’s not as cheap as it’s predecessors. However, don’t let cost deter you from learning about the remaining benefits not listed here.


If you need Sacramento garage door spring replacement, Easy Lift Door Company experts will be happy to help you make the right choice. Get in touch by calling (916)-922-7123 or using our online form.