Archive for the ‘Garage Doors Knaresborough’ Category

What Do You Do In Your Garage?

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Garages offer more than just a place to store junk you can’t bear to throw away. They also offer more than a place to store your can overnight. To thousands around the country, garages are a place of work and play; from offices and workshops to playhouses and home gyms, the people of the UK make use of their garages in an exceptional variety of manners. (more…)

Don’t Leave Your Garage Door Opener In Your Car!

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

Don’t leave your garage door opener in your car! As inconvenient as this may seem, this is the exact advice police are giving out, following a spate of incidents involving burglars breaking into cars, stealing garage door openers and using them to gain access to people’s houses. (more…)

Torsion Springs

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Torsion springs allow your garage door to open and close with relative ease, by providing a resistance. Naturally, this resistance can’t last forever and there are four different torsion spin cycle lengths you can choose from: 25,000, 50,000, 75,000 and 100,000 cycles, where one cycle is the opening and closing of the garage door. (more…)

How Much Should I Pay For A Garage Door?

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

This is one of the most common questions I get asked and, to be honest, the correct answer is far too subjective to be of any worth to anybody. The best way of dealing this question for yourself is not to consider how much you should be spending and instead consider what you need from your door. You can then shop around for a good price on a door that you need, rather than looking for a door that covers most your needs within a somewhat arbitrary price range. Here are some things to consider: (more…)

The Growing Size of Garage Doors

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

As the size of cars continues to increase, so does the size of our garages and garage doors. Large family cars are now so big that many of them don’t even fit into older garages, or have to be parked right up against the wall in order for the driver to get out!

Finding a Reliable Online Seller of Garage Doors

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010

The online retail industry is massive and, as with all highly competitive industries, there are always people out to scam consumers. For this reason, no matter what you buy online, always make sure you’re buying from a reliable vendor. Here are some tips to help keep you safe when shopping for garage doors online.