Steel or wood garage doors? Shopping online? Which garage doors are easiest to care for?
As garage door enthusiasts, we have compiled a short list of tips to guide novices on their garage door quests:
- The best choice for durability, longevity and performance in garage doors are, surprisingly, steel garage doors. Steel garage doors come in galvanized steel and various mechanisms that will fit your every garage door requirement.
- Wash your steel garage doors regularly with clean water and a mild detergent if your location is near saltwater. The air carries salt particles that can corrode steel if care is neglected.
- Is online shopping for garage doors a good idea? “How easily can you maintain the garage door?” Looks should not be the only consideration. You will make the best choice when you first consider your capacity and the technology to be used. Think function before appearance and what it will take to maintain a garage door instead of just how it will look at the end of your driveway.
- Wooden doors have high maintenance demands. To maintain wooden door appearance, regular care is a must. Be prepapred for this kind of garage door to be high demand from a maintenance and servicing standpoint.