What are the benefits of getting a garage door?

Garage doors now come in a variety of different types from rollers, sliders and up and over. With all these choices, it may be difficult to decide which type of garage door you need, but let’s save that for another post. For now, we’ll focus on what the benefits are of having a garage door installed or repaired in your home.

Improving the Appearance of Your Property

Getting a garage door installed or your existing garage door updated will unquestionably improve the appearance of your home. By choosing a specific garage door colour and style, you may also be able to colour match your buildings brick work; ultimately making your house a home to enjoy.

Increase the Value of Your Property

One of the best reasons to invest in a garage door, or replace your old one is to increase the value of your property. By investing in a garage door for your home, it is estimated that you could recoup 76.9% of the project costs according to Pella.


Investing in a garage door will also give your garage insulation to keep it warm throughout the winter months. If your garage is adjoined to your property, it may even save you money from your monthly heating bills due to your garage retaining more heat.

Additional Security

Are you currently leaving your vehicle on the roadside or your driveway?

Your vehicle is substantially more vulnerable to being broken into if it is left on the road or on your drive. By investing in a garage door, you can park your car inside your locked and secured garage – giving you an additional layer of security to prevent criminals breaking into your vehicle.

By parking your car or vehicle inside a locked garage could also reduce your insurance premiums and this is one of many factors that insurance companies look at when giving you a price on your car insurance.

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  • Repairs
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If you are thinking about getting a garage door, shutter doors or would like additional information, please contact one of our experts on 01322 681109 or leave us a message on our contact page.