Which Garage Doors Are The Best?

Which Garage Doors Are The Best?

Finding the right garage doors for your property couldn’t be more important. Not only do they need to look good, but they also need to be secure and safe. Police forces around the country are keen to point out the importance of garage security. A key element of that is selecting a garage door you can rely on. So, how do you make your choice?

Here at Garage Doors 4 You, we’re experts in the industry. That means we know just what you should be looking for when you make your purchasing decision. Read on to discover our tips and tricks for picking garage doors that best meet your needs.

What Types Of Garage Doors Are There?

There are many different garage door types for homeowners to choose from. Here, we take a closer look at some of their features:

Door Type Door Features Benefits Drawbacks
Up & Over A single piece door that goes upwards and into the opening of the garage.
  •  Easy to install
  •  Reliable mechanism
  •  Can be electric or manual
  • Harder to secure
Sectional A door built in sections or panels which slides upwards on rails into the garage.
  • Space saving
  • Strong and secure
  • Vertical opening for smaller driveways
  • Takes up ceiling space
  • Requires more maintenance


Roller A vertical opening door which curls up into a roll at the top of the door.
  • Space saving
  • Strong and secure
  • Good insulation
  • Hard to repair if damaged
  • Not as aesthetically appealing
Side Hung Two doors hung side by side to allow entry through both or either door.
  • Easy pedestrian access
  • Low maintenance
  • Easy to operate
  • Hard to automate
  • Not as secure
  • Only come in certain sizes

  As you can see, there are advantages and disadvantages to all types of garage door. These must be weighed up before making a purchasing decision.

Different Garage Door Manufacturers

Not only are there different types of garage door, there are many different garage door manufacturers too. Not all garage door manufacturers offer products that are equally high in quality.

Fortunately, here at Garage Doors 4 You, we only stock doors from reputable and reliable manufacturers. Some of the products we stock include:

All of these brands are well-known for their high-quality and excellent security. That means you can be confident that whichever brand you choose, you’ll benefit from advanced technology and intuitive design.

Choosing The Right Garage Doors For You

As you can see there are many options when it comes to picking a garage door for your home. From a range of styles to a range of manufacturers, there is a lot of choice and flexibility. Whether you need an up and over door, sectional door, side hung or roller door, we have an extensive range. Don’t hesitate to contact our team to find out more and to get help choosing the right product for you. We’re looking forward to helping you make a well-informed decision.

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