In Depth: Up & Over Garage Doors

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Up and over garage doors are probably the most popular option in modern garages. They are available in a variety of styles and colours including white or wood-effect foil finish to complement any existing door or window fittings of the property. There are also a number of glazing options with horizontal, vertical and diagonal designs. … Continue reading

In Depth: Steel Garage Doors

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Garage doors in a variety of different materials, all of which have their own advantages or disadvantages. The most popular type of garage door is made of steel, as they are competitively priced, are very low maintenance and come in a wide variety of styles and a large choice of colours. You can even get … Continue reading

How to Paint a Garage Door

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If your garage door is in need of a makeover, don’t despair! A lick of paint could spruce up your garage door, making your entire home look smart and fresh. Step 1 – Clean your garage door Before you begin painting your garage door, you will need to ensure that it is sparkling clean. To … Continue reading

In Depth: Sectional Garage Doors

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Sectional garage doors are the perfect solution for many homes and commercial premises thanks to their immense versatility, which allows them to be adapted to fit almost any size of garage opening, and any shape – from the standard rectangular, to arched or even chamfered. They are also easily automated and the door itself is … Continue reading

In Depth: Wooden Garage Doors

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Wooden garage doors are perfect for so many homes. Their natural strength and resilience not only offers exceptional security and great insulation, but the beauty of natural wood provides a unique and appealing finish for every individual door. They can be a little more costly than steel or GRP, due to the craftsmanship that goes … Continue reading

Make Do & Mend? Garage Door Parts Could Save You Money!

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Garage doors can, with time, become worn and suffer from various problems, but the good news is that they don’t usually need to be completely replaced. Replacing an entire garage door is an expensive solution to what can typically be rectified with more convenient and cost-effective repairs or upgrades instead. There are a number of … Continue reading

In Depth: Automatic Garage Doors

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Automated garage doors are seen by many as a luxury. Is this really the case, or do they have benefits that shouldn’t be ignored? This article aims to inform our customers of the benefits, and features, of automated garage doors over manual garage doors. How Do They Work? Automated garage doors open and close by … Continue reading

Automatic Garage Doors – Out Of My Price Range?

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We have seen them on television, installed at the homes of the rich and famous and wished that we could afford one – what are we talking about – automatic garage doors. Then we notice the neighbour is having his garage door changed to a smooth operating, quality automatic one. No – a lottery win … Continue reading

4 Ways To Enhance Your Home’s Curb Appeal

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Whether you’re thinking about selling your home, or you’ve noticed your neighbours are making improvements to their home that are leaving you behind, you might want to make some outdoor changes that will have a big impact on your curb appeal. Curb appeal will make your home more appealing to your visitors, whether you are … Continue reading

Can You Afford Not To Secure & Insure Your Garage?

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The things you keep in your outbuildings can be worth thousands of pounds – your lawnmower, power tools, bikes and, of course, your car! But sometimes locking them away isn’t enough to keep them protected from determined burglars and professional thieves, so you must ensure that should they manage to break in, that your belongings … Continue reading