Garage Doors


UK: Garage Doors: Garage Door Manufacturers & Suppliers




There are five main types of garage door: side-hinged garage doors, up-and-over garage doors, fully retracting up-and-over garage doors, sectional garage doors, and roller garage doors. Garage doors are available in various materials, including timber, steel, aluminium, and Glass Reinforced Polyester (GRP). Garage doors can be single skin, or insulated with double skin and foam filling. Garage doors can be contemporary or traditional, and can be finished in a range of colours and wood-effects. Roller doors require more ceiling height within the garage compared to other types. Leading UK suppliers of garage doors are profiled below the panel of sponsored links. 




Gate Expectations: Garage Doors. The Gate Expectations website is published by Inwood (Cymru) Ltd, of Rhyl, Denbighshire, North Wales. Inwood specialises in the manufacture of bespoke garage doors and driveway gates. Its website is organised into the following main sections: Timber Gates, Timber Driveway Gates, Timber Pedestrian Gates, Timber Garage Doors, Bespoke Wooden Gates, Bespoke Garage Doors, Fence Panels, and Timber Panels. There are also sections on Timber Samples and Measuring Up. The four types of hardwood used by Inwood for manufacturing garage doors and garden gates are: European Oak, Idigbo, and Meranti. As a cheaper option, garage doors and garden gates may be manufactured in Scandinavian Redwood softwood.

Cardale: Garage Doors. Cardale, based in Luton, Bedfordshire, is a leading UK manufacturer of garage doors. Cardale do not sell direct to the general public; their products are distributed and installed through a national network of independent garage door specialists. The website contains an online dealer locator. Cardale's Safelift range are up-and-over garage doors, available in the following materials: steel laminated, steel painted, timber Futura, timber Heritage, GRP Sectional, GRP Glasswhite, GRP Glasswood, and ABS Elite. The Safelift mechanism leaves about one third of the garage door jutting out from the garage as a canopy when the door is opened. It has no horizontal tracks protruding into the garage space, leaving more storage space. The Cardale Maximizer range is available in the same choice of materials; the difference is that its lifting mechanism retracts the door almost completely into the garage. Cardale also supplies side-hung and roller garage doors.


Garador: Garage Doors. Garador, based in Yeovil, Somerset, is a leading UK manufacturer of garage doors. It is part of the Hormann Group, Europe's largest garage door manufacturer. Garador produces a wide variety of garage door types, including sectional doors and traditional up-and-over garage doors. Materials include steel, timber, and Glass Reinforced Polyester (GRP). In addition to standard products, special sizes and colours can be supplied. Garador garage doors are installed and service through a nationwide network of Registered Garador Installers. The Garador product range is organised into: Up-and-Over Garage Doors, Sectional Garage Doors, Roller Garage Doors, Side-Hinged Garage Doors, Garage Door Operators, and Spares. All types of garage door are available in steel, timber, and Glass Reinforced Polyester (GRP). The steel garage doors are available in a range of seven standard colours. The sectional garage doors are available in Georgian or plain design, and finished in colour or wood-effect.      


Roller Doors Ltd: Garage Doors. Roller Doors Ltd, based in Lancaster, supplies and installs roller garage doors manufactured by Gliderol. Gliderol is an international group with headquarters in Australia. It is one of the world's leading manufacturers of roller doors, and has been supplying in the UK for more than 20 years. There are three main types of Gliderol garage door: continuous sheet curtain roller doors, insulated roller doors, and sectional garage doors. Automatic operators are available for each garage door type. The garage doors are available in mahogany wood grain effect, and in thirteen colours including white, black, burgundy, and navy blue. The standard roller doors are made from interlocking aluminium sections. The insulated roller doors are made from 75mm thin walled aluminium sections which are filled with an insulating foam. An advantage of roller doors is that vehicles can be parked close to the door, and it can still be opened.





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