Category: Garage Doors

Add Natural Light with Garage Door Windows

Bringing natural light to your contemporary, mid-century modern or transitional home’s garage is easy and efficient.

The Cost of New Garage Door Installation

Examining new garage door cost factors, including professional installation. Offering insights into choosing the right garage door for your home and budget.

Garage Door Education: R-Value 101

The garage is often the largest opening to a house, making it very vulnerable to extreme weather conditions. An insulated garage door can help reduce the transfer of heat or cold air into your garage and other areas of your home, thus improving your home’s overall energy efficiency. When researching different types of garage doors,… Read more »

Key Measurements For The Perfect 2 Car Garage

Surprisingly, common garage dimensions have remained roughly the same since the Ford Model T began the obsession with the automobile over a century ago. The T’s 134-inch length, a little more than 11 feet, is considerably shorter than the average 15-foot length of sedans now being produced. Today’s extreme is the Rolls-Royce extended-length Phantom, slightly… Read more »

Trend Alert: Gray and Black Garage Doors are Popping Up Everywhere

One of the latest home exterior design trends is utilizing dark garage door colors. From charcoal grays to striking black doors, the design options are endless. Dark colors provide a dynamic, refined look to a home’s architectural style.   Dark garage door colors grab attention while increasing the curb appeal of your home. While this trend… Read more »

Amarr Classica gets a Modern Twist

Contemporary home design is a trend that has been picking up speed!  Many contemporary, modern homes feature an abundance of natural light and parallel lines.  If you’re looking to make your home’s façade look more contemporary, don’t leave out the garage door! The Amarr Classica CL3000 Full View is a stunning garage door option that… Read more »

Why Choose PVDF Coating for Amarr Aluminum Doors?

PVDF coating for Amarr aluminum doors

Amarr Aluminum Full View and MultiView garage doors are a beautiful, modern choice for contemporary homes.  There are many choices for Amarr aluminum garage doors, including glass options and color options, but perhaps the most important choice is the choice between powder coating and PVDF coating. High-performance Polyvinylidene Fluoride or PVDF finish (more commonly known… Read more »

Embrace Your Inner Designer with Amarr Color Zone

Amarr Color Zone Residential Garage Door

For many homeowners, the design of their home is an expression of their personality.  Since garage doors are often the largest opening in a home, they shouldn’t be neglected when it comes to home design!  With Amarr Color Zone, they don’t have to be. What is Amarr Color Zone? Amarr Color Zone is a custom… Read more »

Amarr KnockOut Doors Make an “Impact” in Warehouses

Amarr KnockOut impactable door

In a busy warehouse, the last thing a facility manager wants to worry about is their dock doors.  However, door damage from forklifts, pallets, boxes, and other frequently-moving items can be a common problem.  Amarr KnockOut Impactable Doors are the solution! Amarr KnockOut doors are the most versatile and cost-effective impactable doors designed for facilities… Read more »