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How are Polyurethane Doors Made?

modern stucco house with green lawn

 

Choosing a garage door may not seem like a complicated decision, however, there are a few important functions to keep in mind. One of the most important things to consider when choosing your garage door is its insulation. The type of insulation used in the making of your garage door will have a great impact on several things including the cost of heating and cooling your house, the long-term durability of your garage door, and the protection of your garage’s contents from various natural elements. Read more

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Garage Door Safety and Innovation

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Over the past decade, garage door companies have put an emphasis on garage door safety and innovation. Your safety is incredibly important to Overhead Door Company of Dodge City. Give us a call at 620-227-8093 and allow us to tell you why our garage doors are built to last.

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The Great Garage Door Buying Guide

Beautiful Home Exterior at Night

Are you thinking about buying a new garage door? You’ve come to the right place! As you know, a new garage door can greatly change the look of your house. It’s an upgrade – to say the least. But how do you know what to buy and what the best options are? That is why we have put together this guide to simplify your buying process.

Please call us with any questions or concerns that you may have. Buying a new garage door doesn’t have to be difficult. Allow us to walk you through the experience. Call us at (620) 227-8093 today!

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Garage Door Preventative Maintenance

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In order to keep your garage working well, there are a few maintenance and safety tips all homeowners should be aware of. These are quick, easy tests that should be performed regularly in order to make sure your door lasts for decades to come. When in doubt, check the owner’s manual for upkeep and safety tips!

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Real Dangers of Old Garage Doors

A woman is unlocking and opening a garage door

A functional and sound garage door is priceless. An old door that’s starting to show signs of something wrong can put you in a precarious spot. If a garage door or tension spring goes out at the wrong time, it could potentially cause harm to you or your car. If it’s not operating properly, it can also make for a less secure space. The garage door is a very heavy piece of machinery attached to the home. It’s best to work with an expert to decide how to make sure it’s safe and sound.

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Where to Look for Heat Loss in the Garage

A newly constructed home in a suburban development

 

During the winter your garage is substantially colder than the rest of your home.  Unless your door is well-insulated, a lot of heat will escape. Unfortunately, heat loss equates to money loss.  Period.  Have you noticed that it is much colder in the rooms that border the garage?  If so, there are options to resolve this problem.  

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Garage Door Trends 2017

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Your garage door should complement your house, not diminish it!  It’s similar to the clothes you choose to wear; you want them to fit well, not look out of place.  Replacing your garage door adds value to your home.  If you feel your dated garage door is taking away from your home’s pleasing aesthetic, then 2017 is the year to update your garage door!  

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Protect Home for Holidays

When I picture the holidays, I imagine kicking my feet up and relaxing, while everyone else does the work…but that might be a wishful thinking 😉!

Traveling is especially exciting during the holidays, and most people at least do a little! But holiday travel means your home is more available to unwanted guests. In order to avoid any issues, take the time to protect your home before your travels and have a peace of mind while relaxing at your in-laws! Read more

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Christmas Ideas

Christmas is coming and Overhead Door Co of Dodge City has some great ideas for presents for your family and friends.  An Overhead Door or Electric Operator is a good idea for that special loved one on your list.  The newer operators have a lot of great options that not only make your life easier but have some great security features as well.  Call us today to arrange installation – Christmas will be here before you know it so don’t delay!

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Prevent Break-Ins With These Tips

Prevent break-ins through garage door

Hopefully you’ve taken advantage of this warm fall weather we’re experiencing and prepared your garage and home for winter, if you haven’t here are a few ways to avoid any issues!

Another way to take advantage of this beautiful weather is to strengthen your garage door against break-ins. As we approach the holidays, home break-ins are ever-present. Especially since burglars have the possibility of finding big ticket items like holiday gifts in your home. Burglars tend to aim for the easiest route in and out, therefore an unlocked window or front or back door are often the first targets of entry. Locking these and having a reliable security system are of the utmost importance. What many homeowners don’t realize, is that a garage door is also a large target, especially if it’s easily manipulated. Read more