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Top facts about garage doors


Garage doors are often underappreciated and taken for granted in our home. A lot of homeowners, however, do not know some of the many surprising facts about our domestic garage doors.

Can be unique and personal
Homeowners can use their garage door to reflect their own personality and express their individuality. There are many ways that you can customise your garage door to be bespoke for you, including the material, colour, style and automation. Use your garage door boost your curb appeal and make your home stand out from the rest

All types of garage doors can be automated
Many people think that it is just the roller door that can be automated. But if you consult the right professionals they can, in fact, automate any type of garage door. This means you don’t need to buy a new garage door but instead can electrically power your existing door. This feature is particularly useful if there are disabled or elderly residents.

Boost value
A new garage door can increase the value of your home. most investments you make to enhance your property will be reflected in your home’s valuation and a garage door has a  great ROI. A new garage door means your home not only looks newer and in better condition, but it is also more secure than other properties.

Garage doors should be serviced regularly
Like with most mechanical things and appliances in our home, they all need servicing once in a while. Despite the high quality that garage doors are manufactured to, they still are not immune to breaking. Garage doors have an average life expectancy of around a decade but you still need to take good care of them if they are to maintain their good health and condition. There are many ways by which you can regularly inspect your garage door, or failing these, call a specialist.

Bradford Garage Doors has a wealth of experience in fitting, repairing and replacing domestic and commercial garage doors across the Bradford area. For more information, contact us today on 01274 352 303.

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