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I have been having an impossible time trying to find someone who could help me understand this insurance marketplace after my insurance company dropped my plan. i literally called 5 different companies and spoke w several different ppl who gave me incorrect or insufficient information. Finally I ended up using google to do my own research and found the company phone numbers to the individual health insurances offered on the market place. I called them all but the only one who seemed interested in helping me was this man named Keith from Molina healthcare. Keith sent my info to some brokers in the area that were supposed to get back to me and never did. I called keith back a few weeks later to let him know and he was so devastated he said he would make it his first priority to find me a broker who would take the matter seriously. The next day he referred two different brokers. I called the first one and got an agent named Danny Delgado. I could tell from the first 4 sentences that he was the first agent Ive talked to that is fully knowledgeable on all this new healthcare marketplace stuff. He explained in laymens terms all the different health care options and how each differentiated from the others. I honestly feel 100 percent more educated on the subject myself after speaking with him. He helped me choose the most appropriate plan for me and was not focused on trying to get me to spend as much as possible in fact he found me the cheapest plan ive seen so far. I usually dont go out of my way to write long reviews unless im really disappointed in something I will give credit where it is due and but Keith (of Molina Healthcare) and Danny (of Super Insurance) need to be recognized for being 2 of the few that take their job seriously now adays. I applaud you both.
Mi nombre es Magaly Delgado.Es un placer para mi ser customer de "El Dorado Furniture-Miami Airport Blvd , ya que cuentan con un excelente customer service, siempre hemos comprado mi esposo Guzel A Paulin y yo con la misma vendedora Liudmila Sanchez (Yumy), hace ya mas de cuatro años. Queria agradecerle a ella por su profesionalismo, su calidad en el servicio, su amabilidad y exactitud para con pocas palabras saber lo que uno desea con un gusto sin igual.Hoy recibimos todos los muebles que ordenamos con un excelente servicio de entrega, puntualidad y amabilidad donde los trabajadores del Almacen del Dorado del camion 252 demostraron una vez mas su excelencia en la entrega sus nombres Noslen, Nelson y Ernesto. Ellos cuatro son un verdadero ejemplo de un customer service cinco estrellas.Gracias.
Great little store right next to sports authority. Yes there is only one person working but I think that's enough for a nutrition store. He knew everything about everything that has to deal with supplements and nutrition and was very honest and all around a nice guy. Gave me samples of some pre-workouts which I really liked which was cool.Prices are competitive and reasonable. I rather buy from this store then some random ebay store and not know what you are getting (example: open, expired, poor quality.)Nice experience, cool people and good products. Would definitely recommend to a friend and come here again.
This State Farm office is the Insurance office where I've had my best experience. First they greet you properly as you come in, they take care of you like a member of their family, they always are willing to help and go out of their way to help you with all of your insurance needs and any questions you may have. I have been with them for 20 years now and they insure all of our vehicles. I highly recommend them, I am sure that you will be pleased with their services as well. Trust me you won't regret it. Jesus (Miami, Florida)
Honestly have had an amazing customer service experience! This is the only company I have worked with that will answer my calls, emails, etc. at any time of the day. The whole staff gets along well, which makes the whole process a lot easier. I seriously do not understand how there are bad reviews about this company. Try it for yourself, you won't regret it and you'll have everything in no time! My family and I have multiple custom tags (GO NOLES) through them on top of all the other work they do!
It was my second time back in less than a month - great store, great furniture, great prices - but god the sales team puts pressure on you, they follow you, they stare at you - I was applying for credit and the salesman was breathing down my neck - I was about to leave but held out - I left, came back today and got lucky I met with Victor Gomez and he was awesome, no pressure, great advise and walked out with my new bedroom, matress and living room - if you go, make sure you ask for him.
I’m usually skeptical when servicemen come to my home to do a repair or installation project. My old garage door opener was 24+ years old. Felix inspected my garage door, review the project and proceeded with the installation. The work went smoothly and was performed in a timely manner .He did an excellent job and took the time to explain the new features of my opener (things have changed a great deal in 24+ years). Again, Felix did a great job and I certainly appreciate the service.
Great experience with American Best garage Door Repair. Their response was quick. I called them first thing in the morning and they had a technician out within about a hour. The technician, Felix , provided quick and excellent service. He went above and beyond to explain everything that needed repair. They may not be the cheapest around, but my experience is you get what you pay for. Thanks Felix! I will be recommending your company's service to my friends and neighbors.
I went to this store a couple of wks. ago to get a new mattress. My friend was a past customer and recommended it to me. She was right on everything the women who help me was nice, polite and knew her stuff she could explain each mattress to me one by one. I got a great deal on a great queen set and they have free delivery and they removed my old mattress for free as well I would recommend it to anybody that is looking for a good mattress at a cheap price.
Thank you, Actsys!My aging garage door became stuck while attempting to open. In need of help, I called Smitty and within the hour their service technician, Norman arrived, assessed the situation and immediately resolved the problem without hitting me with a huge bill. The entire team conducted themselves in a very courteous and professional manner turning a potentially stressful situation into a positive experience. I highly recommend Actsys.
Some people use their garages to keep their cars safe. Others use them to store boxes of books and home decorations. No matter how a garage is used, there is one key factor they all must have in common to protect the precious items within: A functional garage door.
There is no shortage of variety when it comes to choosing a garage door. Options include different materials, styles and lifting or opening methods, each with its own unique pros and cons.
When deciding on the right garage door, the first thing to consider is the style.
Garage Door Styles
The two most common styles of garage door include:
The benefits of swing-out doors are their classic look and the ability to keep the garage ceiling clear for added storage space. The major downside of this style is the amount of time it takes to manually lock, unlock, open, and close them. They can be manual or operated by a remote control.
Perhaps the most common and recognizable style is the roll-up garage door. These features are much easier to automate than their swinging counterparts, making them a preferred choice for many homeowners. However, ceiling space must be sacrificed to make room for the door when open. These are typically automatic, but manual models are also available.
Aside from these popular models, homeowners can choose between:
Once you've determined the style of garage door, you can move on to choosing the material. Some considerations you might keep in mind include:
If you're looking for something that will withstand the test of errant basketballs and driver's education students, a vinyl door might be your best bet. These doors are hard to dent or break and don't need much maintenance to keep up their appearance. They are usually built on steel frames with polyurethane insulation and come in a limited variety of colors.
Wood can stand up to plenty of the abuse a garage door may be subject to from time to time. They are also attractive doors with many color options. They can be painted or stained at the factory or on site. One of the biggest downsides to wood garage doors is the upkeep - they may need to be repainted or restained regularly to maintain the color.
Fiberglass doors can break with a strong impact but in general are pretty sturdy. Like vinyl doors, they are built on steel frames and insulated with polyurethane.
Wood composite doors have the same aesthetic advantages of wood doors but are less expensive. They usually have a wood frame and are filled with polyurethane insulation. Some may have fiberboard skins and are designed to closely mimic wood.
It doesn't take much to dent these doors, but they aren't very expensive and require little maintenance. However, they are subject to rust, especially in damper climates.
These doors can also easily dent but don't rust. They are also lightweight, which is ideal for larger garage doors, as more weight on such a large frame could put added stress on the lifting or opening mechanism.
Five basic designs of garage door openers are available to homeowners. Two are relatively recent developments, while the other three are fairly standard and have been around for decades.
One of the biggest advantages of the direct-drive opener is how silent it is. With the motor being the only moving part of this machine, it's said to be the quietest model available. This is one of the newest designs and was developed in Germany.
Another relatively recent design, this model is ideal for a homeowner who wants to keep the ceiling clear for storage. It is set up on the wall closest to the garage door as opposed to on the ceiling, like most garage door openers.
This opener is powered by a motor that rotates a threaded-steel rod on which a trolley rides. It is a relatively quick garage door opener, though most garage doors close at the same rate for safety reasons. Additionally, they are said to be the easiest to maintain, given that they don't involve many moving parts. However, these doors have a history of problems when the temperature quickly changes, and they are noisy. If there is an apartment or office above a garage, screw-driven openers may not be the best option.
These use a chain similar to that of a bicycle. The chain pulls a trolley connected to a bar that lifts the garage door. It can be noisy and cause vibrations, given the metal-to-metal contact, though more recent models are said to be a little bit better about this.
The function of belt-driven openers is the same as chain-driven openers. The only major difference is that instead of metal chains, these door openers are built with a belt made of fiberglass, steel-reinforced rubber, or polyurethane. This brings down the noise level but increases the price.
As with most things mechanical, garage doors may begin to develop problems after a few years of use. Many typical problems are easily identified and, with the right knowledge or help from a professional, aren't too difficult to fix.
Transmitter or Remote Won't Work
The first thing you should check in this instance is the transmitter battery. Dead batteries are often the culprit, though there are other causes seen as well. If the batteries are in good shape, take a look at the cables and tracks to make sure they are clear, clean, and sturdy.
Door Doesn't Close All the Way
If you notice a gap at the bottom of your garage door after closing it, try resetting the close limit. Your door might be set to close at a higher point than the ground. It might also be set too low, and when the door reaches the ground, the sensor reacts in the same way it would if an object was obstructing its path: by retreating upward.
Door Shakes When Opening
This could be caused by debris on the tracks or wheels. Clean these first to see if this is the problem. If not, the springs might be stretched unevenly or worn out.
Door Squeaks When Opening
The rollers are most likely dry and need to be lubricated.
Door Closes Faster Than Usual
A quickly closing garage door could easily become a safety hazard. The problem is usually springs that are too stretched out. They should be replaced by a professional. Working with these large springs can be difficult, and they can quickly turn into dangerous, fast-moving metal whips.
Door Makes a Strange Sound at the Same Point Every Time It's Used
This might mean your tracks are either dented, falling, or otherwise misaligned. This is not just annoying; it's dangerous. Misaligned or damaged tracks can cause the door to cease working or to fall off its tracks. If your door seems to be working fine overall, feel free to inspect the issue further. But if your door is stuck, slanted, or looks unstable, call a professional who will have the right tools to fix the problem.
Door Sticks When Opening or Closing
If you begin to notice this around a change in seasons, check the lubricant on the tracks. Weather patterns will affect lubricant's effectiveness. Dirt or debris on the tracks could also be the cause; make sure they're clear and clean. If the tracks look fine, make sure the doors are hung evenly.
It's not uncommon for a garage door to have a problem or two every once in awhile. But, if the same issue keeps coming up or one cause has led to a variety of problems, it might be time to consider replacing your door altogether.
For someone who's familiar with tackling tough home improvement projects, installing a garage door might be a viable do-it-yourself project. It'll likely take the better part of a Saturday, and it's not a bad idea to ask for help, especially when taking off the old door.
But if you're even a little bit wary of taking on such a large task, reaching out to a professional would probably be a smart move. On average, a new garage door installation will cost around $1,000. Most homeowners end up paying somewhere between $740 and $1,400, including the installation and the door itself.
Likewise, a custom garage door could be a project that an experienced wood or metal worker can take on with the right materials, tools, and knowledge. However, for the amateur DIY-er, contacting a professional might be the best way to go. If you are unfamiliar with the project, the weight alone could prove to be an issue. Depending on the size, it could weigh as much as 200 pounds, though some smaller or uninsulated ones could be less than 100 pounds.
To keep your garage door functional for as long as possible, try to inspect it every so often to ensure everything is working properly. A problem that goes too long without attention can only get worse and wind up costing you more to repair or replace the door.
About once a month, carefully observe the door as you open and close it. If you hear or see anything unusual, take a closer look at it. The regular motion could easily loosen up some of the hardware, so take a few minutes to tighten everything up. Also, be sure that tracks, tires, and other moving parts are properly lubricated.
If your door is painted, make sure it isn't chipped or peeling. Deteriorating paint on a wooden door could let moisture in, which leads to warped doors, while a steel door could rust if water gets in.