If you are having problems with your garage door opener, the first thing you need to do is to find someone who specializes in fixing garage doors and has extensive experience in fixing garage door openers, especially the ones of the electronic kind. But how do you find such a person? In one word: Google.
Go to Google right now and search for professional garage door repairmen who will fix the opener. And if you live in Los Altos, California, you can narrow down the results by typing “garage door repair Los Altos”.
Experience tells us that in any kind of job, there are people who are good at it and then there are people who are really good at it. Of course, something as complicated as a garage door opener needs the tender loving care of someone very good. For this, you might want to take your search for garage door opener repair Los Altos to Yelp.
Unlike Google which is inconsistent, Yelp always has star ratings and customer ratings in its search results. This really isn’t surprising considering that Yelp has always been a Yellow Page website right from the get go. It’s a natural offshoot of the original directory listing. If people are looking for specific services, aren’t they looking for quality service? And the only way to determine quality is by looking at the experiences of people who have used a particular service before.
That said, as you are going through the search results on Yelp, make sure that you narrow down the results to the businesses that have star ratings of at least four stars. Make sure to read the reviews and see check if they are mostly positive. Check out the negative ratings too and see if the complaints are valid.