Soundproofing Your Garage – The Process & Benefits

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While many homeowners still use their garage as a place to store their vehicle, more and more are also choosing to utilise this extra space for a number of alternate purposes, including: an extra family room/playroom music room workshop gym Whatever you have chosen to use your garage for, soundproofing provides a quick and easy … Continue reading

Suffering from a dusty garage? Here’s how to fix it

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Garages provide the perfect place to store belongings and shelter them from the elements so they remain in pristine state. However, a common problem many homeowners face is the accumulation of dust which is settling on these items and affecting their condition. Our expert team at Wessex Garage Doors have put together a list of … Continue reading

Troubleshooting Guide: Garage Door Remote Control

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A garage door remote control is a handy pocket-sized electronic device which allows you to gain entry to your garage without having to step out of your car. It improves accessibility which is particularly helpful for the elderly and those less able to manually lift a heavy garage door. There’s a list of benefits to … Continue reading

Investing In Commercial Garage Doors

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Regular use and accidental bumps and scrapes can cause your commercial garage door to take quite a beating during its lifespan, which is why here at Wessex Garage Doors we want to make sure you get the most out of your investment. Ideal for Business Use Robust, reinforced doors are ideal for commercial/industrial premises where … Continue reading

Buyers Guide – The Garage Door Edition

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Here at Wessex Garage Doors we are dedicated to helping you find the ideal garage door design which best suits your individual requirements and complements the rest of your home seamlessly. We have put together a buyers guide for a selection of premium garage door designs available on the market today so you can get … Continue reading

Beware of Burglars Seeking Christmas Stashes

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With Christmas fast approaching, making sure your home is safe and secure must be a high priority over the next few months. It only takes a matter of minutes for an intruder to enter your garage and home, stealing whatever they can carry. A homeowner can significantly reduce their chances of becoming a victim by … Continue reading

Lifespan Of A Garage Door & How To Add Longevity

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Whether you use your garage for storage, a place to keep your car or a playroom for the kids, a garage door is typically used every day. As the expected lifespan of a garage door is undetermined, it is important to follow the relevant advice on how to add longevity to your door so it … Continue reading

Types of Garage Door Locks

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As the nights draw in, it is extremely important to consider the darker side of these darker evenings. Crime statistics show that during the winter months, thieves take advantage of poorly protected homes and garages by breaking and entering to steal the items inside. The garage is one of the most common break-in points for … Continue reading

Side Hinged Garage Doors – A Taste of the Traditional

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With their elegant style and timber features, side hinged garage door designs complement any traditional home seamlessly. Whether you choose a manual door or you would prefer an automated system, the side hinged door design offers a comprehensive range of benefits to suit a variety of homes. This side hinged garage door system is typically … Continue reading

How To Fix A Dent In Your Garage Door

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Aluminium and steel are both materials utilised for their durability and low maintenance qualities, making them the leading choice with homeowners for garage doors. Despite this, one significant disadvantage of using such materials is that they dent easily when accidentally knocked into. Depending on what your garage and driveway are used for, your garage door … Continue reading