What Garage Door Suits You?
With such a huge range of garage door types and designs available in this day and age it can be very difficult to distinguish between them. Here we have complied a list of garage door types so you can choose the right one to suit you, whether you need a replacement garage door for your home or electrical garage doors for you office parking facility.
Metal Up and Over Doors
This is the most popular and cost effective type of garage door for doors up to 8 feet. A torsion spring is situated above the garage door panel to lift the door via steel cables and conical drums attached to each end of the spring.
A classic and easy to accommodate mechanism where horizontal slats constructed from steel/aluminium roll up and down on a barrel. The mechanism does not swing out during its operation and is usually positioned behind the structural opening to maximise width and height when open.
Side Hinge Doors
This original door system has been used over many years and was recently revived due to popular demand. It can be manufactured in timber, steel, Upvc and GRP and a new range of double skinned fully insulated steel panels for excellent security and insulation.
This is one of the fastest growing door types in the UK and is used by about 80% of US citizens. It offers greater security, insulated options, no swing out, very large size ranges and an excellently smooth opening system.
Electric Garage Doors
With the click of a button you can open your garage door from afar. This is the most simple, stylish, modern way for garage doors to operate.