Types of Garage Doors

What sort of garage doors are available? 

There are several types of garage doors for you to choose from:

Roller door 

Is a ribbed steel curtain that moves vertically in the opening and rolls up around a drum, guided by tracks on the side of the door and is spring counter balanced. Ideally suited where there is plenty of headroom and where a traditional look is required.

roller door

Sectional door 

Is made up of a number of sections/panels that are hinged together. These sections move vertically in the opening then horizontally under the ceiling, guided by tracks and spring counter balanced. Ideally suited on modern or new homes this type of door can be clad with Colorbond steel, wood, aluminium and other materials.

sectional door

Tilt door 

Is a one piece panel with pivoting arms on both sides of the opening. The panel moves out and up from a vertical position to a horizontal position. Ideally suited for openings with minimal/low headroom.

Tilt door



*Info from selection guide brochure B&D.