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Teckentrup Update

Dated 09th February 2017

Closure for maintenance affecting some deliveries.. ...

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Ryterna Front Door Range

Dated 30th January 2017

New Front Entrance Door Range ...

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Hormann News for 2016

Dated 24th January 2017

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Timber Garage Door Construction

Dated 30th November -0001

Timber garage doors are constructed using different techniques, some basic information is given below... ...

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Replacing a Garage Door - Tips and Advice

Dated 30th November -0001

Tips and Advice to bear in mind when replacing a garage door ...

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Hormann LTH40 Timber Sectional Door Treatment

Dated 30th November -0001

Recommended procedure for the decoration of a Hormann LTH40 timber sectional garage door. ...

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Building and Specifying a Garage

Dated 30th November -0001

Factors  Architects and Developers should consider when specifying garage doors?   ...

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Pedestrian Access Doors in Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Wicket Doors (Pedestrian) in Garage Doors for day to day convenience ...

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Hormann Aluminium Entrance Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Hormann TOP range of Entrance Doors - quality products from a leading manufacturer...

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Steel Roller Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Steel Roller Garage Doors and their uses ...

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Garage Door Mechanisms

Dated 30th November -0001

Different garage door mechanisms will suit different sizes, purposes and requirements. ...

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Sectional Door Installation Positions and Tips

Dated 30th November -0001

Sectional Garage Doors can be installed in many positions and ordered almost any size. ...

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Guide to force limitations on electric garage doors

Dated 30th November -0001

A guide to the safety specifications and required force limitations for remote control electric garage doors as defined by the Door and Hard...

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10 Good Reasons to Buy a GRP Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

Why buy a GRP garage door and not a steel or timber one? See what Wessex say on the matter ...

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Aluminium roller shutter doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Why buy an aluminium roller garage door instead of any other type? ...

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The Properties of GRP

Dated 30th November -0001

Information on the unique and amazing properties of GRP....

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Hormann Celebrate 75 Years

Dated 30th November -0001

Hormann celebrate 75 years of manufacturing this year and are offering some very special deals on unique garage doors and front entrance doors for 201...

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Sectional Garage Doors - what to pay?

Dated 30th November -0001

What should you be paying for when you buy a sectional garage door?...

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Cardale and Henderson no more

Dated 30th November -0001

Since the appointment of administrators for the BRP Group recently it is now fairly apparent that the Cardale and Henderson brands will be lost foreve...

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Cardale and Henderson Garage Doors No More

Dated 30th November -0001

Cardale, Henderson, Wessex and Steel Line Garage Doors...

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Which Awning is Right for You?

Dated 30th November -0001

With the vast choice of awnings available and advertised which way do you turn when making a choice for a real investment on your home?...

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Glass Rooms - Enjoy Life Al Fresco with a Terrazza

Dated 30th November -0001

Enjoy your home and life outdoors – with a Terrazza patio roof system an oasis outside made from glass....

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What makes a Garage Door Secure?

Dated 30th November -0001

Security is still one of the main concerns for customers when purchasing a garage door, especially when the garage has a doorway into the main house. ...

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Lakeland Awnings from SWS

Dated 30th November -0001

The brand new 2010 range of patio awnings, Terrace covers and car ports from the Lakeland range are now available and worth taking a look at.....

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Hormann Steel Front Entrance Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The Thermopro range of steel entrance doors from Hormann offers the very highest level of quality in a standard or bespoke range of sizes....

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Automating Existing Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The thought of a remote control electric garage door is very appealing when your garage door is heavy or when you have to get out your car on a dark w...

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Cedar Wood Timber for Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Cedar wood is the main timber used for constructing garage doors as side hinged or up and over one piece doors...

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Why do Roller Garage Door prices vary so much?

Dated 30th November -0001

The price of many different types of insulated roller garage doors varies enormously and we try to explain why....

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4 Things to Check When Buying A Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

Before purchasing a new garage door be aware of some basics before committing to potential problems in the future...

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What Electric Garage Door Opener Should I Buy?

Dated 30th November -0001

Look on the internet and you will see literally hundreds of garage door operator models for sale, which one should you buy?...

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Sectional Garage Door vs Roller Shutter Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

Generally we have found in the UK that the majority of customers looking for a new or replacement garage door understand immediately the principal ope...

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Hormann M Panelled Door no more!

Dated 30th November -0001

The M Panel Sectional garage door from Hormann is to be discontinued from March 2011...

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ThermoPro Officially Secure

Dated 30th November -0001

The superb Hormann ThermoPro front entrance door range has just been elevated even further by gaining the 'Secured by Design' accreditation...

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Why Aluminium Entrance Doors?

Dated 30th November -0001

Why are aluminium entrance doors the best doors to install?...

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The Hormann Rollmatic Electric Roller Door

Dated 30th November -0001

A Masterpiece of Engineering in a Roller Garage Door....

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Hormann High Quality Timber Sectional Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The best in timber garage door technology - Hormann LTH40 sectional garage doors...

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Rundum Meir Round the Corner Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The future is always just around the corner.......

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Woodrite Launch New Garage Door Build

Dated 30th November -0001

New chassis, stronger and more stylish...

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Paraflex - The Perfect Umbrella

Dated 30th November -0001

An umbrella that can follow the sun for optimum shading and does not have a central pole to interfere with precious space....

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Weinor Glasoase Glass Room

Dated 30th November -0001

The Weinor Glass Room is one of the best ways to bring the outdoors closer to your home all year round....

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Hormann Garage and Gate Operators

Dated 30th November -0001

Looking for the highest quality, reliable and secure electric operators - Hormann have the answer...

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Make Sure the Garage is Big Enough

Dated 30th November -0001

Avoid the consequences of not building your garage opening big enough or specifying the right garage door to make sure you can actually get your vehic...

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Domina Trackless Sectional Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

The new Domina trackless sectional garage door...

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Steel Garage Doors that look like wood

Dated 30th November -0001

Low maintenance with one of the many steel garage doors with a wood design laminate surface....

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Get your car in the garage!!

Dated 30th November -0001

See this article from Aviva the insurance company for interesting statistics. Also get a discount for putting your car in the garage!!...

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Hormann LPU 40 Sectional Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Hormann LPU40 Insulated Sectional Garage Doors – the Ultimate Door?...

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Roller Garage Doors Explained

Dated 30th November -0001

Confused about roller garage doors? Here are some general guidance tips......

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LPU 40 Sectional Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

What exactly is an LPU40 sectional garage door?...

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Garage Door Prices in the UK

Dated 30th November -0001

Make sure you compare like for like when getting prices on the many garage doors available that seem to be the same....

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How do I price a new garage door?

Dated 30th November -0001

Garage doors are not something you buy very often so when you need to it can be a confusing journey with everyone telling you their doors are the best...

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Design Your Own Timber Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

The Hormann ET500 is an engineering masterpiece and ideal for medium to large garage doors requiring some individual design....

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The Best Insulated Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Insulated garage doors are in real demand now, but which ones really work?...

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Woodrite Timber Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

High Quality is standard with a Woodrite timber garage door....

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Secured By Design Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Garador recently announced the arrival of the 'Guardian' range of steel up and over garage doors that carry the prestigous 'Secured by Design' accredi...

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Cotswold GRP Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The Cotswold range of high quality GRP garage doors is a hidden gem in The Garage Door Centre range of garage doors....

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Insulated Roller Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The term insulated roller doors is banded around regularly - but what exactly do you get in an insulated roller garage door?...

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Garage Door Ordering Sizes

Dated 30th November -0001

Garage door sizes and ordering measurments can be a nightmare to interpret - Don't get caught out!!...

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Reasons You Buy a New Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

There are many reasons to replace an old garage door and many considerations to consider when specifying and buying a new one....

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Woodrite New 2012 Timber Garage Doors Range

Dated 30th November -0001

The largest range of timber up and over and side hinged garage doors in the UK? The new Woodrite timber door range may have exactly that for 2012...

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Up and Over Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

The one piece up and over garage door has not disappeared yet by a long way and there are always new designs and surface finishes and colours coming o...

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Steel Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Steel is still the most common form or material used to make any garage door and with modern paints, glazing materials and laminate coatings you can g...

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Up and Over Garage Door Gear Types

Dated 30th November -0001

You do have a good choice of gear types with most one piece up and over garage doors to suit more purposes than you may have first imagined....

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Guide to Buying Roller Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Although roller garage door appear to be the one door type that is easy to understand and get prices, why are the prices so very different?  Let ...

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Advantages of Insulated Sectional Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

An insulated sectional garage door offers far more than just insulation once installed....

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Garador Guardian Security Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Do you need a steel, manual operated garage door with real security features, then take a look at the Garador Guardian range......

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Hormann Bi Secur Electric Openers

Dated 30th November -0001

At last the Series 3 Hormann Bi Secur electric garage door operator is available!...

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Super Size Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

If you require a garage door over 5 metres wide then you really have to look at a sectional door and Carteck have solutions right up to 8 metres wide!...

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Measurements for a Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

What measurements do you need to discuss sizes and details on a new garage door? Read on.............

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The new Hormann HST Side Sectional Door

Dated 30th November -0001

 What is the new Hormann HST side sectional garage door? A sectional garage door that opens sideways?...

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Sectional Doors - Vertical or Horizontal Opening?

Dated 30th November -0001

Now you have a choice to consider - Should my door open upwards or sideways? With the new HST side sectional door from Hormann you can decide on eith...

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Seceuroglide Insulated Roller Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Why is a Seceuroglide roller door so good?  We explain why......

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Safety and Compliance for Electric Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

We find it amazing that so many companies on the internet and especially on Ebay are offering electric garage doors that are not legal in the UK...

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Garage Doors for Security

Dated 30th November -0001

 What garage doors are really secure? Lets have a look at some options...

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Hormann Lights the Way in 2013

Dated 30th November -0001

 Brand new state of the art technology for your sectional or roller garage door. ...

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5 Considerations when Buying a New Garage Door

Dated 30th November -0001

What should you consider when looking for that perfect new garage door?...

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New Seceuroglide Roller Door Launched Feb 1st

Dated 30th November -0001

Today is the launch of the new Seceuroglide roller door for 2013 and beyond!...

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How Secure are Remote Control Electric Operators?

Dated 30th November -0001

There are many electric garage door openers available to buy but have you ever though how they lock the door when it is closed?...

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What New Products Can We Expect For 2013?

Dated 30th November -0001

 2013 has a lot more to offer in new products than 2012 for certain.....

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Garage Security for Home

Dated 30th November -0001

How can you make your garage as secure as possible?...

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New Hormann ThermoPro Plus Range

Dated 30th November -0001

 New range of Thermopro entrance doors for 2013 with higher insulation values...

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Garador Designer Up and Over Garage Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Garador have something very different to offer with their Design range 100 and 200...

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Why So Many Insulated Garage Doors Now?

Dated 30th November -0001

We have seen our sales of insulated garage doors soar in recent years, but why? ...

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The Ideal Garage Door Size?

Dated 30th November -0001

What are the ideal garage door sizes if you have no restrictions?...

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SWS Seceuroglide now with 5 year warranty

Dated 30th November -0001

One of the first roller door manufacturers to be clear and exact on their warranty details.  5 years on everything - A UK exclusive!!...

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New Finish for the LPU40 Silkgrain Sectional Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Hormann have introduced a brand new finish for their silkgrain range of doors in the standard 16 colours available....

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New Hormann Products and Price List

Dated 30th November -0001

A new price list for Autumn 2013 arrives from Hormann with many price reductions!!...

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Hormann Sectional Doors get seal of approval

Dated 30th November -0001

The industries favourite sectional door is now secured by design as standard so you can add more security to your home. ...

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Timber Garage Doors - The Finer Details Make the Difference

Dated 30th November -0001

When specifying and ordering any timber garage door the finishing details will make all the difference to the final appearance. ...

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A Trackless Sectional Door?

Dated 30th November -0001

Is a sectional overhead style door possible without tracks inside the garage?  Yes it is - the Overlap Garage Door....

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Match the Garage Door to the Lifestyle

Dated 30th November -0001

What do we mean by this? A door is just a door isn't it? ...

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Beautiful Black Doors

Dated 30th November -0001

Black as a door colour has come back into vogue and the manufacturers have made sure it is available now as standard....

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The Most Insulated Entrance Door Ever?

Dated 30th November -0001

In July Hormann launch their new ThermoSafe and ThermoCarbon front entrance door range in the UK and some of the insulation values are staggering...

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Certain Doors Offer Fantastic Value for Money

Dated 30th November -0001

Garage Door Prices generally are failry simliar for the majority of manufacturers but look at what you actually get in certain door types and they are...

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Markilux Patio Awnings

Dated 30th November -0001

The Markilux brand of retractable awnings are generally recognised as the best in the world, but why?? ...

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