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Install a Garage Door Behind or Inbetween an Opening?

Monday, September 1st, 2014

When should you install the garage door in-between the garage opening and when should it be behind?

How Insulated Does a Front Entrance Door Need to Be?

Monday, July 14th, 2014

In answer to this question Hormann think it should be as insulated as is physically possible.

The Benefits of Wind Tested Doors

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

We would hope it has become quite apparent over the last few weeks why you would be wise to only consider a door pre tested to a minimum wind speed standard?

What is the Ideal Garage Door Size?

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

What is the ideal garage door size when there are no restrictions in construction? The same query is raised several times every day – The ideal standard garage door sizes when planning and building a new garage? ┬áThe straightforward answer when there are no restrictions is probably about 8 feet (2438mm) wide for a single […]

Building and Specifying a Garage

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Factors Architects and Developers should consider when specifying garage doors.

Garage Door Mechanisms

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Different garage door mechanisms will suit different sizes, purposes and requirements.

Get Your Car In The Garage!

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

See this article from Aviva the insurance company for interesting statistics.
Also get a discount for putting your car in the garage!

Pedestrian Access Doors in Garage Doors

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Wicket Doors (Pedestrian) in Garage Doors for day to day convenience.

Replacing a Garage Door – Tips and Advice

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Tips and Advice to bear in mind when replacing a garage door.

Guide to Force Limitations on Electric Garage Doors

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

A guide to the safety specifications and required force limitations for remote control electric garage doors as defined by the Door and Hardware Federation.

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