CLOPAY GARAGE & ENTRY DOOR BLOG

  • A GARAGE DOOR GUIDE: FROM HOME IMPROVEMENT EXPERTS CHARLES AND HUDSON

    Apr 26, 2012
    Clopay Avante Collection aluminum and glass garage door on a residential home.
    One comment Clopay dealers frequently hear from homeowners who are replacing their garage door is, "I didn't realize there were so many garage door designs and materials to choose from now."
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  • Wild About Wood Garage Doors - Part 2

    Jul 09, 2010
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    Designed as a luxurious, yet comfortable vacation home, the 1 1/2 story, 4,000-square-foot home is perched on a bluff, with magnificent views overlooking the waters of Green Bay in Egg Harbor, Wisconsin. With its Shingle-style details, a cross-gabled roof and long front porch, the home’s design reflects both a “Cape Cod” spirit and a Scandinavian influence from the area’s early settlers.
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  • Builder Concept Home Garage Doors Close-Up

    Jun 18, 2010
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    The beauty, warmth and distinction of a Clopay Reserve Collection wood carriage house garage door makes it an instant focal point on any home. Reserve Collection doors are built with exacting detail and craftsmanship by skilled artisans in the Pacific Northwest, utilizing our proven construction method for exceptional beauty, durability and energy efficiency.
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  • A Few More Facts about Wood Garage Doors

    May 13, 2010
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    Prior to installing a wood door, it must be primed and painted or stained with a high quality exterior finish that is mildew and UV-resistant and water repellent. Otherwise, you risk premature fading, rotting, cracking or warping and could potentially void the warranty. Depending on the door’s exposure to sunlight and moisture it may need to be painted or stained every few years.
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  • Choosing a wood garage door to accent your home

    May 12, 2010
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    There’s no substitute for the warm, distinctive look of wood. It offers the most design flexibility to create a one-of-a-kind door, and the species and stain options are endless. Depending on the climate and exposure, wood garage doors require more finish maintenance to maximize their appearance, longevity and performance.
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