Archive for the ‘Materials’ Category

Spares at ABI

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

ABI store a vast range of spare products at their warehouse in Leeds that fit all previously fitted ABI garage doors.

To know if your door was an ABI door, check the inside of your door and look for a white label with the ABI logo.

If your door was fitted by ABI, then that ensures we will have a spare part for your garage, even if it was tailor made to fit a certain specification. (more…)

Look Secure: Be Secure

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Forget locks and bolts; the best form of security is to ensure nobody attempts to break in to start with. If nobody ever tries to break into your garage, you don’t even need lock your garage door to keep your possessions secure! Of course, the big problem is that you never know whether or not anybody will to try to break in, so you need security just in case they do. Of course, the more obvious security you have, the less likely anybody is to try to break in. It’s an unfortunately ironic situation; the garages that can best withstand break-in attempts are the ones that aren’t likely to suffer them!

Wooden Garage Doors: Worth It?

Saturday, July 10th, 2010

Few things improve the curb appeal of a house like a stunning set of wooden garage doors. However, is this really a sensible option for somebody looking to replace their garage door?

Alternative Garage Door Materials

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

Although wood and steel are the most popular materials from which people make garage doors, there are various other popular alternatives.


Wood vs. Steel Garage Doors

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

There are a wide variety of materials from which garage doors can be constructed, each with its own strengths and weaknesses.  Today we compare the timeless class of wood to the exceptional durability of steel.