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Products: Garage Doors
Included are garage doors reflecting a variety of design concepts from 1st UDT, Wayne-Dalton and Cloplay.
The Ponderosa Series vertical panel garage door from 1st UDT features a vertical embossment rise with clean lines and a deep wood grain texture in 23-gauge steel. The doors feature the company's patented RITS reinforced integral truss system and three or four 24- or 28-inch sections for a six to eight-foot-high door. Optional window designs that resemble contemporary and popular styles are available. Click here for more information
The Model 9800 from Wayne-Dalton has a high-definition graining, molded fiberglass surface concealing its steel construction. The doors are made in 7-foot vertical panels and will be available with wind-load-rated structural reinforcements. The doors feature safety-sealed counterbalance, pinch-resistant door panels and tamper-resistant mounting brackets. All panels have finished interiors with color-matched, low-profile hinges. Foamed-in-place R-7.3 insulation helps control costly heat loss and gain, and an acoustic break helps block street noise. Click here for more information
For those who want wood but still prefer a traditional panel design, Clopay's Classic line of raised and flush panel doors is available in three wood species: hemlock, cedar and redwood. The doors are made in single and double widths up to 18 feet. Doors can be customized by choosing from short or long raised-panel configurations or adding optional windows handcrafted from carved wood. Click here for more information
Taylor Door's Carriage House Garage Doors from the company's Country Estates collection is offered in seven embossed panel designs that have the look of wood and six optional "glasslite" selections. Door panels feature a wood grain texture finish in a choice of white, almond or sandstone color with white vinyl overlays. Doors are constructed of galvanized steel panels and 2-5/8-inch solid end stiles, which are bonded together with a polystyrene core, providing an R-8.3 insulating value. Click here for more information