How Faulty Garage Door Made My Wife Almost Deliver Our First Baby At Home!

“Just stay strong and hold on there for a second”, I implored my wife in a calm, soothing and pacifying voice. I menacingly tried to open my garage door with remote control but to no avail. Out of all the days, only today it had to stop functioning. I couldn’t comprehend what went wrong with our garage door. It was working completely fine a couple of hours back when I returned back from work. Even Meredith never complained of it not working before.

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“Just stay strong and hold on there for a second”, I implored my wife in a calm, soothing and pacifying voice. I menacingly tried to open my garage door with a remote control but to no avail. Out of all the days, only today it had to stop functioning. I couldn’t comprehend what went wrong with our garage door. It was working completely fine a couple of hours back when I returned back from work. Even Meredith never complained of it not working before.

I tried almost all buttons on my remote control so that the door opens but nothing happened. Never in my wildest dream did I ever imagine that on the day my wife will get labor pains and our little bundle of joy will be finally in our arms, we will have to face this problem.

I immediately opened Safari on my phone and started browsing companies offering services of Garage Door Opener Repair in NJ. I found three companies near my area and immediately called them up. I explained my dire situation to them and they promised to arrive within 10 minutes. Meanwhile, I tried to contact our neighbor Sally, to open their backyard door so that my wife can be taken to the hospital immediately. As it was past midnight, Sally took her own sweet time to answer my call. I would’ve directly called Andrew, Sally’s husband but he was out of town for the whole week. Finally, she picked up the call on the 5th ring and promised to open the door in no time. She literally acted as our guardian angel and took Meredith to hospital.

The Garage door opener repair services came after 10 minutes and I let them usher through Sally’s front door. I was still in a daze. It was simply not sinking in that on the day of my wife’s delivery, I am stuck at home getting my garage door fixed. The repairers performed a deep & thorough survey of my door, checked its hinges, garage door clicker, balance, and even remote control.

At last, they informed me that the seal is broken due to which the door is not opening. I asked them how much time it will take to repair as I had to rush to my wife at the hospital. They gave me 2 hours’ time. I locked all the doors of my and Sally's house and rushed to the hospital. Right now, no one was important than my wife and unborn child. I was not worried that the repairers will try to intrude the house as they were licensed, bonded and insured.

The news of my baby girl arriving in the world along with my garage door being repaired broke at the same time. Sally rushed back home to usher the repairers. What an eventful day it was! But the good part was finally it ended and in the end, I had my bundle of joy, the apple of my eye in my hands. Now, I knew where to go whenever I needed any kind of Garage door repair services in New Jersey

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