How to Pick a New Garage Door for Your Home
Do you need new garage door installation? If you don’t know very much about garage doors and you’re a first time homeowner, consider this your new garage door guide. You’ll find just the information you need to make a wise choice on your next garage door installation purchase. So read on to find the information you’re looking for.
New Garage Door Installation Information for New Homeowners
What types of garage doors are there?
There are various kinds of garage doors that you can get for your home. Some of them are:
- sliding up garage doors
- roll up garage doors
- fold up garage doors
- sectional garage doors
- garage doors with windows
- garage doors without windows
- carriage style garage doors
- french door style garage doors
We carry a full line of garage doors and in most cases can get you exactly what you need.
What materials are garage doors made of?
You can get garage doors in the following materials:
- wood composite
Are there any types of garage doors specifically made for hurricane prone areas?
Yes, you can get hurricane reinforced garage doors. These types of garage doors are made to withstand stronger winds during a hurricane. Ask about these doors if you live in a coastal area of Florida like Ft. Pierce, Jensen Beach, or Stuart.
What color garage doors will match my house?
In general a white garage door will look good with any color home. For a Victorian look, you can do a color triad of dark purple, pink, and light purple or dark blue, light blue, and green. For a beachy look combine pastel blue and pastel green. For a midwestern look pair a red home with a brown garage door.
Can I operate my garage door opener with my cell phone?
Yes, many modern garage door openers can now be operated with your cell phone.