If the frontal elevation of your home is spoilt by the ageing garage doors, you will no doubt be looking to replace them, and you’ll be pleasantly surprised to learn there are numerous designs. Whether a single or double garage, made to measure solution ensure a perfect fit, and with that in mind, here is a brief rundown of the different garage door designs that are available today.
- The Up and Over Garage Door – Ideal if you have limited space at the front of your garage, and whether you are looking for a new garage door in Basingstoke or Camberley, there are online suppliers who specialise in creating unique one-off solutions for their customers. The up and over design is counterweighted to allow for easy operation, and with the tracking mechanism enclosed, damage is a rare occurrence.
- The Roller Garage Door – Think of a roller shutter that you would find on a small retail outlet, then slim-line the entire system and you have the perfect garage door solution. You can have the door panels made from stainless steel, aluminium, or seasoned timber, whichever takes your fancy. They can be fully automated or manually operated, depending on your preference.
- Traditional Side Opening Doors – Many properties have the traditional side opening doors, which can either be manually operated or by using a motor. It is normal to have tracks fitted into the driveway that support and guide the gates as they open and close.
The best way to determine the right design is to invite a supplier to visit you at home, where you can both discuss the pros and cons of the various designs.