Archive for the ‘Fun’ Category

Know your Remote Controls

Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Many of our Leeds garage doors can be fitted with an automatic opening and closing system, controlled by a remote control, but with some many options on the market, which one do you choose?

Today, ABI are looking at Hormann’s ProMatic range, which offers an inexpensive start to a quality door operator. (more…)

Your garage door leads to what?

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

It would appear that garage doors are no longer just somewhere to store household products or a car, but a canvas for some of the greatest artwork on the streets.

A quick glance across Google and you can find people who have painted planes, escalators, devastation and sunsets on their garage doors.

That got ABI thinking. We fit a large portion of doors within the Yorkshire area across our many locations, including Huddersfield and Bradford, but what do people do with the garage after we have fitted the door?

After a little bit more research we found there to be a magnitude of uses for the garage. (more…)

Furious Woman Drives Car Through Garage Door

Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Just a quiet Friday night in Oxford – nothing out of the ordinary to report. Somewhere over on Towantic Hill Road, an argument kicks off between a man and a woman, resulting in the woman storming off and driving away in her car. Silence returns to the peaceful neighbourhood, where the up-coming Halloween celebrations are about the scariest thing for miles around. (more…)

Samsung Phone Can Open Garage Doors!

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Nowadays, mobile phones can do just about anything. We can use them to take photos, record videos, browse the internet, send e-mails, play games, wake us up, check our bank balance, tune a guitar, find our way home, remind us to feed to the cat, check train times, ensure a car hasn’t been stolen, calculate currency conversions, bid on online auctions – even monitor our heart rates . And now, thanks to Samsung and their new Cetus SGH-i917, we can use our mobile phones to open our garage door. (more…)

Cool Garage Doors

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

It may sound like something of an oxymoron, but believe us – we’ve found some cool garage doors. We’re used to beautiful, sturdy and eco-friendly garage doors, but these really are something special!