Consumers should always be on the lookout for scams, and the garage door industry is no exception. At Price’s Guaranteed Doors, we’re proud to provide residential and commercial garage door services backed by a satisfaction guarantee and years of reputable service in the industry.
Not all vendors are reputable in this space, however, and con artists can use a few techniques to convince you that they’re legitimate when, in fact, they aren’t. Here are some signs of a garage door scam, plus how to prevent them from happening to you.
Scammers in the garage door space are more common in larger cities – this is where more providers of garage doors are available, making it easier for these fakes to blend in without being noticed. A couple strategies these scammers will take include:
In general, scammers look to target those who aren’t knowledgeable about the subject matter. It’s easy to take the advice of someone who seems like a professional when you aren’t an expert on a given product. For this reason, scams for emergency service are some of the most common.
Here are some tips for avoiding garage door scams:
For more on garage door scammers, or to find out about any of our garage door or entry door services, speak to the pros at Price’s Guaranteed Doors today.