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Q:What is the Overlap Trackless Sectional Door?

This is a unique type of garage door with no internal tracking but behaving like a sectional door.

Q:Is my Garage Door Suitable for an Electric Opener?

In most cases the answer is yes but there are some doors that simply sill not work properly or safely.

Q:What are the Standard Sizes of garage doors?

There are really only a few ‘standard’ ordering sizes for garage doors and these are purely historic in their origins from not that long ago when there were only a few sizes offered in the UK.

Q:What if I have Limited Headroom in my garage?

There are many garage doors that do not need much headroom but you can also think a bit laterally about it too.

Q:What is the Warranty on the Hormann Entrance Doors?

It is a mixture, depending on the door model. The steel and aluminium differ slightly – see below

Q:How Secure is an Electric Garage Door?

It really depends on the type of door in question and some other factors with the electric operator used


Q:What are Infra Red Beams used for?

The infra red photocell safety you may see banded around on various door types can be misleading

Q:What maintenance is required on a timber garage door?

With external timber products the secret is to treat the door correctly in the first place for an easy ongoing maintenance schedule. Most timber garage doors and side doors can be purchased now with a high quality factory finish treatment to avoid the potential issues of applying treatment on site.

Q:Is it Possible to Have a Glass Garage Door?

Yes it is possible but not completely manufactured from glass as it would not be physically possible or safe

Q:Can I get a purpose made ThermoPro entrance door?

Yes and most of the doors we sell are purpose made sizes for renovation and replacement work

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