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Garage Doors

What type of Garage Doors can you supply?

We can supply and install most types of garage door including the simple ‘Up and Over’, Sectional and Roller doors. Many styles are available in both Metal and Wood. Why not give us a call to discuss your requirements.

How much space do I need for a garage door to operate?

This depends on the type of door. The ‘Up and over’ style operate from the mounting frame and are therefore flush when closed. Sectional doors operate by running along runners which are either fixed to the garage wall or ceiling and go as far back as the door is tall. Rollers doors collect on a roll above the garage door opening. We will be happy to advise you on the most appropriate door for the opening you have so why not get in touch.

Can the door be painted?

Most metal doors come in a primer finish which is suitable for painting although most people leave them as they are. Wooden doors can be painted or treated as required.

Can I automate my garage door?

Most types of door can be automated and we will be happy to advise you. Most door operators require a mains electricity socket to connect to.

How do I operate my automatic garage door?

Automatic garage doors can usually be operated by a number of methods such as remote controls or key switches. Call us for more information.

Can my Electric gate remote control operate my garage door also?

In Most instances the answer is Yes!

What happens in the event of a power cut?

All our doors come with either manual handles or release devices so that the door can be operated manually.

How long does it take to get my door fitted?

If you choose to place an order with us we will advise you on the likely lead time for delivery, but lead times vary from the basic doors taking about 2 weeks from order to fitting, up to 5 or 6 weeks for doors that have to be manufactured or specially imported. Please call us to discuss.

How do I maintain my garage door?

Most garage doors will give many years of trouble free operations with just a few simple steps

For up and over and sectional garage doors, 6 monthly application of WD-40 to the tracks, wheels, and springs will keep things moving nicely – Don’t use grease!

For roller doors, lubricate the tracks that the door panels run in with a simple spray of furniture polish every 6 months.