How much should I spend on a garage door?
Like anything in life, the higher priced product is usually of greater quality – garage doors are not an exception to the rule. There are a number of factors which invariably affect the price of a garage door.
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Garage doors come in a range of various materials and colours.
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Garage door cables are fraying
You should always be concerned about garage door cables fraying especially when consideration is made that the problem is only likely to get worse.
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Are garage doors weatherproof?
The level of waterproofing will more or less have a correlation with the price of the door. Manufacturers will often have little weatherproofing on canopy/retractable doors, but roller or sectional doors will protect against the worst elements.
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The importance of an insulated garage door
The amount of insulation found in a garage door can have not only a dramatic effect on the temperature of your garage but on the temperature of neighboring rooms. The amount of insulation that a garage door provides is represented by an international measurement called the R-value.
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Can a garage door be painted?
The bottom line is that we would strongly discourage any consumer from painting their garage door.
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GRP (Glass Reinforced Polyester) is an incredibly strong and dent resistant modern composite laminate. It has a better strength to weight ratio than steel. GRP allows the face of the garage door to be free of joints
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Timber garage doors provide a great combination of warmth/insulation and the beauty of real wood. They rely on traditional craftsmanship and natural materials. Timber doors are able to give your garage that little bit more character. Each style of door usually comes in different stains to suit your colour requirements.
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Steel garage doors offer a great combination of excellent construction and good value for money. These doors are available in a wide range of styles for the modern or traditional home. Whatever house you own, there’s a style to suit it. Steel doors are very reliable and provide years of hard wearing service.
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Many people today perceive automatic garage doors to be for buyers in the high-end of the market. Once the benefits and affordability are revealed, customers soon realize that automation is an affordable option.
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