Join Insider. Push the hooked end of the wire through the weather seal between the frame of the house and the top of the garage door in the area shown by the red arrow. As fast as it took for you to count to 6, a burglar can break into your garage. All that is needed is a coat hanger and a little practice. Videos at YouTube show how it is done. It is easy to break into most home garages in just six seconds. 61ºF. Join Insider. Straighten a coat hanger, but leave a curved hook on one end.