Up and Over Garage Doors

Garage Doors

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Garage Doors

Enhance the kerb appeal of your home with secure, reliable and built-to-last garage doors. Choose from a range of designs and construction materials to complement the design and style of your house.


Choosing the right garage door for your home will not only make your home aesthetically appealing but also add value to the property. Garage doors are made to measure and supplied in a variety of high-performance materials including aluminium, GRP, and mild steel.

Garages serve a variety of purposes, some far removed from their original intended purpose. Depending on the design of your garage, and whether it adjoins the house or not, security is a prime concern. Selecting the right garage door can be a challenge, especially if you are unhappy with the current doors and would like a change. There are a number of garage door types to choose from, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. The garage door you choose will depend on a number of factors. These factors include:

  • The size of your garage.
  • The available space for the installation.
  • The proposed use of the garage space.
  • The size of the garage door openings.
    Construction material (timber, GRP, steel are common options).

Once you have the answers to the questions above, you will be able to eliminate the garage door types that are unsuitable for your needs. You will then be able to assess the remaining options and look at the pros and cons of each. Below are some of the most popular garage door types in the UK:

  • Up and over garage door.
  • Side hinged garage door.
  • Roller garage door.
  • Sectional garage door.

Below is a brief description of the salient features and benefits for each garage door type to help you decide on the door you feel best meets your needs.