Look out because garage doors sometimes have different types of spring. Torsion Springs are the most common and at Elite Garage door of Lynnwood – we carry new high cycle, high duty, and precision-focused garage torsion springs. Garage door springs account for over 90% of the energy required to live the weight of the garage door. That is strains the springs, and they typically last for around 33,000 cycles. The dimensions of garage doors may vary from property to property making installation a bit more complicated. Torsion springs should usually be measured while unwound to ensure that the dimensions will fit with your garage door. To match the size perfectly, our technicians will sometimes measure your previous springs to ensure accuracy. It is important to get the wire size and diameter correct; this will ensure the smooth operation of the garage door for a long time to come.