The Many Faces of Garage Doors01/14/2014 Back To Blog
Garage doors can have many faces indeed! It would depend on the type of door you choose. A sliding wooden door will look nothing like an overhead glass garage door. At the same time, your garage door can also make faces! It can smile and it can frown! It would depend on whether you treat it nicely or you neglect it! In either case, you decide which face of your garage door you decide to see and accordingly you must make the analogous steps.
Get the door of your dreams
It is understood that making a choice about which door panel to choose for your home is hard. So, let your property help you. You probably know whether you have enough space in the garage to get an overhead door but it won't hurt measuring the ceiling. If you would prefer getting sliding doors, check whether there is space at least at one side of the external wall and don't forget that sliding doors can bend from the corner.
As far as the material is concerned you need to consider whether you have the budget to support expensive options or you will need to get something cheaper. In any case, don't forget to estimate future garage door maintenance cost. Perhaps, a more expensive door will come cheaper if it won't need too much maintenance.
Do you want a smiling or frowning door?
A smiling door is always most welcome because it can protect you efficiently. Though, it would imply that it's well maintained, lubricated and repaired. Absence of garage door repairs will make the system dangerous and unreliable. It will eventually cost you more in repairs, won't safeguard your property properly and your family's safety will be compromised. So, it won't be a matter whether your door is frown or not but whether you are safe. So, act accordingly: do you want smiling or frowning garage doors?