Ideal Security’s garage door springs comply with the official color codes provided by the Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA).
Below are the color standards for extension springs for overhead sectional garage doors.
Two of each spring are required to lift a door of the specified weight.
|Door Weight (Pounds)||Door Weight (Kilograms)||Color||Ideal Part Number|
Source: DASMA technical data sheet #171 6/28/12 Rev. 9/15 , Reaff. 1/19
NOTE: While color codes are helpful, they cannot necessarily be relied upon 100%. A previous owner or mechanic may have used the wrong color code, or paint may have faded over time. You should always verify your spring requirement by weighing your door.