From Dean Dowd on December 22, 2008 in General Remodel
Are you still nursing along that old garage door that creaks and groans each time it opens? Or its so ugly, you keep it open just to make your house look more presentable? Well, maybe it is time to spruce up your garage and reward it with a new door; after all, your garage fills an important place in your home.
The good news is that there are several options for consumers to choose between when it comes to garage doors. The Overhead Door Company offers a great selection of attractive wood and steel doors. Steel and aluminum doors are by far the most commonly used garage doors; however, wood and vinyl are growing in popularity. Wood doors are loved because of their unsurpassed natural beauty, and vinyl models are alluring because of their longevity and lack of required maintenance.
A wood door manufacturer that produces quality and beautiful wood doors is Garage Doors Incorporated. Vinyl doors are initially more expensive, but because they tend to have a longer lifespan, the extra expense is recouped over the lifetime of the door. A vinyl manufacturer you can check out is EverDoor. There are also more unique options for garage doors, such as glass and copper. Glass is actually becoming more common, and you can find them at bp Glass Garage Doors. Copper doors are spectacular in appearance. You can see examples of them at Hill Country Doors.
There are also numerous special designs in garage doors, and wonderful ways to rearrange the patterns and glass. Carriage doors are one example of a popular and classic design that is really trendy right now. If you want to glean from a more in-depth analysis of the different types of garage doors, then take a peek at the CalFinder Library section on garage doors.