Residential and Commercial Glass Garage Doors07/31/2013 Back To Blog
The most stylish types of garage doors available on the market today are made of glass. They come out in various shades, with different frames and they are resistant and energy efficient. Glass garage doors are practical, beautiful and appropriate for most homes and commercial businesses. In fact, interior designers would recommend them for various parts of your house as well. Of course, manufacturers use safety glass, so that you can rest assured about the security of your family. This particular type of glass will not scatter around if it breaks but the pieces will stay put until this part of the panel is replaced.
Why choose glass doors for offices and homes
Glass panels have the advantage of letting the sun in and this is very convenient for some companies. Imagine your ground floor café or workshop with glass doors, which can stay open during the summer or allowing the warmth of the sunlight passing through during the winter. For the same reasons, they would be excellent for any garage, especially for families which spend time or work in the garage area. Natural light is good for your health and, certainly, for your eyes. It creates nice, cosy environments even if it's snowing outside and will give you the chance to enjoy the surrounding area without feeling the cold.
Your glass garage door can be insulated and you can also ask for double layered glasses for higher insulation and protection. The greatest thing is that you can choose among different shades of glass and you also match it with aluminum frames. In fact, you must give great attention to the durability of the frames and make sure the door is sealed properly with retainers.
Glass garage door prices certainly vary and the final cost would depend on the extra accessories, the frames used and the glass. You will find that some are very cheap while others are a bit expensive. Don't get the cheaper ones. You have to choose good quality material that will last for a long time and will not need constant adjustment.