Posts from November 2019

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What is the Benefit of an Aluminum Overhead Sectional Garage Door vs. a Wood Garage Door?

Aluminum Overhead Sectional Garage Doors Compared to Wood

Overhead sectional garage doors have come a long way since they were first introduced to the market in the 1920’s. Originally made of wood, custom designs and materials for these products would evolve over the years by leaps and bounds. Currently, the most versatile and durable material these products can be made from is aluminum. […]

What is the Difference between Polystyrene and Polyurethane Insulation in an Overhead Sectional Garage Door?

Polystyrene and Polyurethane insulation in Overhead Sectional Garage Doors

In the overhead sectional garage door industry there is an ever-present push for a better insulated product. Different manufacturers approach insulating their doors in one of two ways: Using polystyrene or polyurethane insulation. Both polystyrene and polyurethane are made up of polymers. Polystyrene is an older polymer than polyurethane, however polyurethane is quickly becoming the […]

Do I need an Insulated Overhead Sectional Garage Door?

Insulated overhead sectional garage door by Arm-R-Lite

The concept of an energy-efficient overhead sectional garage door is not at all new and depending on factors like your project’s environment, budget and time constraints there are a variety of options available. However, the question of whether you need to have an insulated overhead sectional garage door on your home or commercial building should […]

What is the Lifespan of an Overhead Sectional Garage Door?

Lifespan of an Overhead Sectional Garage Door by Arm-R-Lite

The overhead sectional garage door is one of the most visible parts of a commercial or residential property. Typically the largest moving part of a building, the garage door is often the first thing people see and ironically the last thing people invest in maintaining. Maintaining your overhead sectional garage door is key to ensuring […]