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Old 10-25-2011, 09:37 AM   #1
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im putting a 17 foot garoge door how do i tell if i need to change header
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Old 10-25-2011, 04:26 PM   #2
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What makes you think that it would need to be changed? Is the new door a different size? Is the old header deteriorating?
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A tell tale sign would be the center is sagging. Of course, that means it was undersized to begin with.
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How long and what size is the header you have now?
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Is it sagging now?
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