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Garage door security


Garages up and down the country are used to store homeowners most prized & expensive possessions, these include cars, bikes, sporting equipment and much more. Due to the fact it is home to all these items, it’s vital that your garage is kept as secure as possible and your garage door plays a massive role in this happening.

In this article, we’ll discuss the different garage door types, and which is the best fit for your home and budget.

Up and over

The up and over garage doors haven’t changed the way they operate in decades which shows how reliable the door is. It may not have advanced features or fancy technology, but the up and over is certainly a solid choice for your new garage door.


Mainly down to the safety and security levels, sectional garage doors are rising in popularity by the year. Most sectional doors are automated which automatically improve its security as it removes the need for any weak points which thieves could exploit. Also, since it has overlapping panels and the mechanism working the way it does, it gives the intruder very little leverage.


Known for its security and space saving rather than its aesthetic or advanced features, the roller garage door would make your home a safer place if you choose to invest.

Huddersfield Garage Doors are a main partner of Hormann, one of Europe’s biggest garage door manufacturers. Hormann manufacture a range of garage doors, including all of those listed above which are made with some of the highest quality control standards in the world. This means we can pass on these market-leading qualities onto our local customers in the Huddersfield area.

For more information, call a member of our team today on 01484 829 612.

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