Do I Repair or Replace My Garage Door?

Are you having problems with your garage door? A damaged garage door may need urgent attention by a professional to prevent any risk to you or your family. A faulty garage door could potentially cause injury to you or somebody else, and an insecure door puts you at risk of theft. If you suspect that […]

Top-tips to make your garage greener

In 2018, make it your goal to be more environmentally-friendly and live a greener lifestyle. We can each do our bit to help the planet. Most people don’t think about their garage when looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint, however there are many opportunities and small changes we can make to be that […]

A-Z of Garage Door Jargon!

A-Z of Garage Door Jargon When trying to choose a new garage door, it’s easy to get lost and confused in the jargon. At The Garage Door Centre we try to be as helpful as possible for our customers, so we’re jargon-busting with our glossary of the key terms you might hear, so that you […]

Brilliant uses for your second garage

Space is at a premium in every modern home, and re-purposing and renovating rooms is becoming increasingly popular. If you’re lucky enough to own a second garage, you may be sitting on a potential windfall for quickly and cheaply maximising the potential of your home. So, whether you want to entertain, use it as a […]

How to Prepare Your Garage Door for Winter

In the run-up to winter, you should be looking at your garage door and making sure that it is prepared for winter. With a few simple tips, you can make using your garage in the colder months much easier, as well as ensure that your car stays safe and protected. Seal Holes and Gaps Inspect […]

5 Considerations when You Buy a New Garage Door

Choosing a garage door can be an exciting process, but there is also a lot to consider. It can seem overwhelming at times, so this article aims to lay out a few of the main considerations you should keep in mind when buying a new garage door. How to Buy a Garage Door Once you’ve […]

What Colour Should Your Garage Door Be?

There are many considerations to take on board when buying a new garage door and getting the right colour is just one. After all, we have to live with our choice for some time to come and making it as attractive as possible will enhance the look of a home. Focus on colour unity When […]

How to Properly Maintain Your Garage Door

How to Properly Maintain Your Garage Door The garage door is often the last thing you will see when leaving your house and the first thing that will greet you upon return. For your garage door to operate safely and smoothly, it needs a little maintenance. Highlighted below are steps to help you maintain your […]

Take back control of your garage! Tips for garage organisation and layout

The modern garage, despite its original function as a place to house motor vehicles, is often used as storage space to contain the overflow of miscellaneous items from our houses and gardens. Objects and materials, of too much use or value to discard but unsuitable for the garden or living quarters, are often hoarded in […]

How To Choose The Right Type Of Garage Door Spring

Garage Door Springs – Extension vs. Torsion There are a number of things to think about when buying a new garage door – materials, insulation, colour and so on. But perhaps the most important is the kind of spring mechanism you should go for. The smooth and safe operation of your garage door is down […]