Garage Doors for Security

Are Roller Garage Doors Secure?

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

In most basic models of roller shutter garage doors there is little or no security at all and they can actually be quite easily lifted up from the bottom. As most roller garage doors are electrically operated in the UK, the electric motor simply lifts and lowers the door curtain and relies entirely on gravity […]

The Most Secure Types of Garage Doors

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Security is still one of the most requested features when anyone is looking for a replacement garage door. We live in an age unfortunately where police resources are inadequate and people understand more that the prevention of a casual break in to their home or garage needs more attention than before. Any weakness in your […]

Security Garage Doors and Entrance Doors

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

The Garage Door Centre offers many types of specialist garage doors and front entrance doors, and we have several with tested security ratings for the now often required ‘Secured by Design’ rating.

Are Garage Doors Secure with an Electric Operator?

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

How does a garage door lock when fitted with an electric opener? There are various ways a garage door will lock with an electric operator fitted but it depends on the door and of course the operator….

Secured By Design Garage Doors

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Garador recently announced the arrival of the ‘Guardian’ range of steel up and over garage doors that carry the prestigous ‘Secured by Design’ accreditation.