Garage Doors

Garage Doors


Are you shopping for garage doors and feeling a bit overwhelmed with the amount of choices that are available?  Choosing your new garage doors should be a fun task, but you have to have an idea of what you are looking for.  Stop in at Johnson Door and Central Vac Systems and let our friendly professionals assist in your new home purchase.

How do I know what is right for me?

There are several options for garage doors on the market.  Choosing what is right for your home can take a lot of work.  Here are some things to take into consideration prior to making your purchase:

·         Design Style

·         Color

·         Window or No Windows

·         Insulation or No Insulation

·         Material (steel, aluminum, etc.)

·         Decorative Hardware

·         Safety Features

·         Spring Design

·         Warranty

Let’s talk money…

Everyone has a budget when shopping for large items, such as garage doors.  But, you will be surprised to discover that garage doors are actually a pretty reasonable investment!  When deciding on the type of doors you want, remember that this expense won’t be made again for several years, if ever!  They will enhance not only your garage, but your home as well.  Adding a few extra dollars to the budget can be quite beneficial.  Here is a list of garage door types, started with most expensive and working its way down:

·         Premium Wood Doors – most expensive

·         Fiberglass doors

·         Steel Doors (with and without vinyl or PVC overlays)

·         Uninsulated

·         Single Sheet Steel Doors

·         Lower Grade Wood Doors – least expensive