How to install horizontal and vertical garage door rails. If you want to install new horizontal and vertical rails for the doors of your garage, you do not need the help of a professional. Gather your tools and accessories and do the work yourself during the weekend. Slide one of the vertical rails on the wound. Make sure the distance between the top of the door and the rail on both sides are equal. Screws used to secure the vertical rails in place.
Garage door rails measure the distance between the track and the door and make adjustments if not equal on both sides. It should be about 1.25 cm. Aligns horizontal and vertical rails with screws used to secure both in place. Do the same for both sides. Check the rails with a level to make sure they are flush with the brackets that hold.
Attach the end of the horizontal garage door rails. Combine it with the support that goes in the back of the rail. Nivelalo to make sure it is straight and then secure it with screws. Screw placed through the torsion plate. Ensures something solid central support your garage as a beam that is a plate of 5 cm. by 12.5 cm. The central support secures the torsion bar.