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Automation

The ultimate in user convenience and security, by a simple one touch the door will open and close at your command. No more getting out of your car in the rain or on a dark night searching around for those garage keys, just simply drive up, push the button on your remote handset from inside the car and enter your garage. Convenience and security at your fingertips! Read the rest of this entry »


Designer Doors

Tailor made garage doors to complement your home, where an unusual shape or design is required then Academy / GB Doors has a portfolio of specialist garage door manufacturer’s to suit your individual needs. Read the rest of this entry »


Sectional Doors

Sectional doors are available in either single skin or double skin insulated versions in steel or in exclusive wood (Nordic Pine and Hemlock) sectional garage doors can be bought with matching side doors. Read the rest of this entry »


Roller Doors

Roller Doors are constructed of horizontally ribbed steel, finished in a low maintenance plastisol colour. Capable of being either manual or automated. This door occupies more headroom than the Roller Shutter.

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Roller Shutter Doors

The Roller Shutter door opens vertically upwards and rolls up above the door opening giving you maximum usage of your garage roof space. Like the sectional you can use the space immediately in front of the garage door to park your car…

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Retractable Doors

Fully retractable doors invariably retract fully into the garage leaving little or no part protruding although the lifting arms can create a small reduction in the clear passage. The mechanism is the standard on double garage doors and is ideally suited to use with electric operators. Read the rest of this entry »


Canopy Doors

The canopy door is the simplest and most common type, the name being derived from the fully opened door, which protrudes externally overhead to form a canopy. It offers maximum clear passage width and is easy to install with no protruding tracks inside the garage. Read the rest of this entry »


Side Hung Doors

These are garage doors that open in a traditional outwards manner. This style may suit traditional homes. Side Hung Doors are available in GRP, Timber and Steel.
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GRP Doors

GRP doors are made of a tough, flexible and durable material broadly similar to that used for the manufacture of speedboats and sport cars. It requires very little maintenance in addition to the occasional wipe down. The manufacturing process enables the incorporation of finely moulded Read the rest of this entry »


Timber Doors

Timber doors are for those who prefer to use natural materials and who are prepared to maintain the door with proprietary stains, and modern coatings are both easier to apply and have a far longer life than older style paints and varnishes. Read the rest of this entry »