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Read our FAQs to find answers to some of the most common garage door related questions.
I want the durability of steel and the look of a wooden garage door. How is that possible?
Our specialists say that you can look for a steel garage door with wood-like finish, such as faux-wood grain. This is essentially a steel door, but the surface is fiberglass. You can look for major manufacturers that offer these, or we can help you find a good one.
How long can I expect my garage door to last?
Garage doors come with warranty. It is expected to last up to 20 years, but our specialists say that you can even extend the life of your door if you have it serviced by a professional. Periodic garage door maintenance can better take care of your door while ensuring its smooth operation.
What does a headroom mean?
A headroom is simply the distance between the garage door’s top and the ceiling’s lowest point. The lowest point of the obstruction, such as the door opener’s rail, ductwork or pipe is also counted. The headroom is measured in order to determine the size of the door that's fit for installation.
Do all garage doors require maintenance?
According to our technicians, yes. Poorly maintained doors can be a safety hazard. Some parts should be tightened or adjusted, while others should also be lubricated. Some items should be periodically replaced, including the weatherstrip and bottom sweep. Garage door maintenance is the key to extending the life of your door and ensuring its safe operation at all times.