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Finding the Right Garage Door for Your Home

Do you know what kind of garage door will suite your needs? When the time comes to replace your garage door, it’s essential to pick the right material for your home or business. Giel Garage ...
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Spring is the Best Time to Replace or Repair Garage Doors

Spring signals a time of change for a lot of people. Spring cleaning starts, days get longer, and flowers start blooming. It’s also a time when the rust and the elements of winter start to make ...
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Garage Door Repair Pittsburgh

Many homeowners try to save a few bucks wherever they can by implementing DIY repairs around the house. For most common home repairs, this method works quite well. Generally a trip to the local ...
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Choosing the Right Installation Company: Part 2

In part one of this two-part series, we talked about how experience, security, and insurance are important things to consider which choosing a company to install your garage door, entry/storm door, ...
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Choosing the Right Installation Company: Part 1

When selecting an installation company for your garage door, entry/storm door, awning, or screen, it is important that you examine the company itself and not just the product you are buying. The six ...
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Garage Door Openers 101

The opener is the electric appliance that opens and closes the garage door. They can be activated by push button, key switch or by a radio remote control. The radio frequencies have been refined to ...
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Entry Door Maintenance Guide

Maintenance on your entry door is essential to keep it looking as beautiful as possible and making sure you don’t have to replace them more frequently than usual. Different materials require a ...
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3 Ways the Cold effects your Garage Door

Weather can have different effects on your garage door based on the temperature, precipitation, and how both fluctuate. Here are the 3 ways the cold effects your garage door and what you can do to ...
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Polyurethane vs Polystyrene for Garage Door Insulation

Insulation in your residential or commercial garage door is essential if you want to make sure you keep the cold temperatures out of your house. There are two main types of insulation which are ...
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8 Questions to ask about your Garage Door Company

A garage door is a big purchase (literally) and it’s important to choose the right company to install your door and provide service for years after you buy it. Here is a list of 8 questions to ...
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Garage Door Material Guide

When shopping for a garage door there are four main types of materials to choose from. It is important to be an informed consumer when making large purchasing decisions. Therefore, here is everything ...
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Garage Door Weather Trim Guide

Overview Garage door weather trim is the seal between the door and the frame and it is made out of a flexible material as to ensure a snug fit between the two. The trim is an integral part of the way ...
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Repair or Replace your Garage Door Checklist

Getting a new garage door is awesome! It opens quietly, provides light to your garage, and makes your house look spectacular. Despite that, over time your garage door will become sluggish, start to be ...
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3 things you need to know about R-Value

When shopping for a new garage door, one of piece of information that it touted around by the manufacturers is R-Value. R-Value is a commonly used measure of an insulation material’s ability to ...
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