Find the most frequently asked questions relating to garage door repair, replacement and maintenance answered here for you by our specialists. Door misbehaving or acting unpredictably? Maybe you'll find the answer here, scroll down to browse.
What is the most appropriate design for a garage door?
Although you can freely choose a particular design for your garage door, it is best to choose a simple and moderately basic design. Apart from making your house look presentable, it actually saves you from frequent renovations since uncomplicated designs will never go out of style.
Will just any replacement rollers do for my garage door?
You have to get the size of the garage door rollers right. Most residential doors use 2-inch rollers, but your tracks may be different so you do have to check the size of your tracks just in case. When it comes to material, you may also wish to aconsider replacing metal rollers with nylon ones, as they are generally quieter and have greater durability.
Should I insulate my garage door?
An insulated garage door will help you save money in the long run on energy bills as your garage will become more energy-efficient, allowing less air to escape from the house. To discuss your insulation options, just get in touch - our experts can help with this.
Can I paint over my steel garage door?
Of course! There’s nothing stopping you from painting over your steel garage door. However, keep in mind that depending on the manufacturer, the door may have its own specifications which need to be followed. Regardless, high quality alkyd latex exterior paint is often a good choice.