Garage Door Installation
Garage Door Installation in St. Charles
Gateway Door and Contracting is the trusted source near St. Charles for garage door installation of residential and commercial garage doors. Garage doors are one of the largest and most visible parts of your home. With so much time and money invested in your house, we recommend making sure you decide on a new garage door installation that will add value and great curb appeal while offering maximum protection against all weather and any security issues.
Garage Doors We Offer
We offer the very best garage door installation of these garage door brands. Whatever your garage door needs, we got you!
How To Best Choose a New Garage Door?
While overall aesthetics is essential when choosing a new residential garage door for your home, we’ll talk through more than what size of a door you need. We will discuss the various brands we carry, walk through door panels and materials, talk about window styles, help you match the best color, and even discuss the levels of security and insulation available.
We’ll listen to all your needs during our free onsite estimate, show you all the available options using product examples and brochures, all to help you make the best decision and within your budget.
Browse through the tabs below to learn more on panel styles, materials, colors, and even sizes.
Garage Door Panels
Garage doors are made up of panels hinged together. This, depending on the brand, allows for the replacement of individual panels. There are many types of door panels available, depending on the brand you choose.
Garage panel examples we display are from doorLink. We’ll show you panels from the other brands we offer at the time of our onsite estimate.
Click any panel type below to view a doorLink brochure.
Garage Door Materials
The most popular garage door materials include wood, vinyl, fiberglass, aluminum, and steel. Each different type of garage door material has advantages and disadvantages. Choosing the best material for your specific needs depends on the overall look you desire, as well as your budget.
Garage material examples we display are from Wayne Dalton. We’ll show you materials from our other brands we offer at the time of our onsite estimate.
Garage Door Colors
When it comes to garage door panel colors and textures, depending on the garage door brand, there are many options.
When we visit, we’ll walk you through all the colors, tones, and even textures. We’ll also help you choose the best to match your home.
Garage door color examples we display are from C.H.I Overhead Doors. We’ll show you colors from the other brands we offer at the time of our onsite estimate.
Garage Door Sizes
While we will always send a garage door specialist to your home to accurately measure the garage door size you need there are various residential garage door sizes available in the market today.
- A single car garage door ranges between 8′ – 9′ foot wide and 7′ – 8′ tall. Single car garage doors support an SUV, truck, van, or any standard size vehicle.
- A double car garage door ranges between 16′ – 18′ wide and 7′ – 8′ tall. Double car garage doors are perfect when you have more than one vehicle or want extra space for a workshop or even extra storage spaces.
We’re proud to support single to quad and even custom size doors. Let us know when you speak with them after submitting a free estimate.
Why Replace Your Garage Door?
Whether you’re buying a new home, remodeling your current home, or even selling your home and have a desire to maximize the sale, replacing a garage door has many benefits including breathing new life onto the exterior of your home.
Did you know?
- Investing in a new garage door provides an estimated 94.5% ROI at resale?
- 70% of Realtors agree that a new garage door helps a homeowner sell faster?
Investing in a new garage door adds character and a great sense of welcome to any home, including great curb appeal.
Our garage doors are customizable and available in many designs, styles, colors, and tones. We can help you pick the best garage door to match your home, within budget.
Our 5-Step Process, Start to Finish
We’ll visit to conduct a thorough inspection which includes an evaluation, inspection, and full measurements of your garage door.
We’ll walk you through all the garage door brands, styles, colors, and options, provide an estimate then pick an installation date.
One of our experienced technicians will install, finely tune, and thoroughly test your new garage door for the optimal performance.
We’ll walk you through the complete operation of your new garage door/opener, and address all your questions with clarity.
We’ll leave your garage clean & remove your old garage door so you don’t have to. We’ll also explain our industry-leading warranties.
Our Pledge To You
If you allow us the privilege of serving you, we’ll treat you and your home with respect, answer all your questions with clarity, provide the best in value service, and always serve you with excellence.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it worth buying an insulated garage door?
We believe so. Insulated doors save energy, are more durable, quieter, and keeps your garage warmer in cold weather. Request an Estimate!
Can I install a new garage door myself?
Installing a garage door yourself is not recommended without some experience. The springs tension can be dangerous and tricky if you do not have the correct tools or know how much tension to put on them. Request an Estimate!
How long does it take to install a new garage door?
Having a new double car garage door installed typically takes 2-3 hours for an experienced door installer. Request an Estimate!