Step 1 – Determine the Size of Garage Door You Need

Garage doors are available in a variety of sizes, and one of the first things you will normally be asked when shopping for a new door is whether or not you need a single or a double garage door and what size of door you need. Will you need two single doors, a double door, …

Step 2 – Determine If the Door Needs to Be Insulated or Not

Most of our doors can be ordered with different levels of insulation to help keep your garage and home warm in the winter months and cool in the summer months. If you have an attached garage, that can translate into hundreds of dollars in energy savings. On the insulation, you’ll need to know that it …

Step 3 – Determine the Style of Door You Want

The next step in purchasing a new garage door is to determine the best style of door for your home. You will want to choose a style that blends with your home’s architecture. Material of Door Starting with the material, choose a material that will work best in your climate. Depending on your location, you …

Step 4 – Choose a Quality Brand

Once you’ve chosen the style of your door, you’ll then want to select the best brand for your budget. As you can imagine, there are many garage door manufacturers out there so you’ll want to choose one that is reputable. With O’Brien Garage Doors you are not locked in to any one brand of garage …

Step 5 – Select the Right Security Features

Last but not least, just as you do with the front and back doors to your home, you will also want to ensure the security of your garage door. There are a few basic security features to consider. We will add these on our next update.