Up and Over Garage Doors FAQs
Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions we get regarding up and over garage doors.
What are the benefits of up and over garage doors?
Up and over garage doors (also known as canopy-style doors) are one of the most popular styles in the UK. Available in a wide variety of materials, styles and designs, these are perfect if you need your door to fit with a certain aesthetic of your home. They also offer very high levels of security with multipoint latching that ensure they are secure.
What manufacturers do you work with?
Wessex Garage Doors works with a number of the most renowned garage doors manufacturers. We can supply up and over doors from Hormann, Teckentrup, Novoferm, Cardale, Garador and many more.
Do you deliver and install up and over doors?
Yes. Any door that you order from Wessex Garage Doors will be delivered and installed at your property. For more information or to understand the requirements for up and over garage door delivery, you can visit this page.
What materials are available?
You can order up and over doors in a wide range of materials. We offer doors in everything from steel and timber to GRP and ABS plastic. If you’re not sure which material might be best for you it’s worth getting in contact with our team; we are always happy to provide advice and guidance on the kind of door that could be suitable for you requirements.
How should I measure for up and over doors?
Measuring for your door properly is vital to ensure that you get the right size for your garage. How you should measure depends on whether the door is being place in an existing frame or if it will be installed inside or in-between a structural opening. You can read through our measuring guide for full details on what you’ll need to measure.
Can my up and over doors be automated?
Yes. The mechanism used by up and over garage doors means that can be easily automated. If you’re looking for an electric garage door this could the ideal style of door for you.
How quickly can I have my door installed?
The garage doors that we offer are made-to-order to ensure that they are the perfect fit for your garage. That means we are dependent on the manufacturer for times and as such we can’t give you a definite date for when your door will be ready to be installed. We endeavour to keep you updated and as soon as we know when we will have your door, we can arrange a date for delivery and installation.