Energy Efficient Home

Do I Need an Energy Efficient Garage Door?

An energy-efficient garage door is a great way to reduce your energy costs and help the environment. It is designed to keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter while providing a secure barrier between you and the outside world. With an energy-efficient garage door, you can save money on heating and cooling bills, improve indoor air quality and add value to your home’s curb appeal. Some energy-efficient garage doors also come with high-efficiency or “smart” motors that use less energy and have advanced features such as automatic closing and opening. See our list below of Benefits of Installing an Energy Efficient Garage Door.

  • Reduced Energy Costs
    By keeping the garage and the home more insulated, an energy-efficient garage door can help to reduce heating and cooling costs.
  • Increased Comfort
    An energy-efficient garage door can help to keep the garage and the home more comfortable by preventing drafts and temperature fluctuations.
  • Improved Indoor Air Quality
    By reducing air infiltration, an energy-efficient garage door can help to improve the indoor air quality in the home.
  • Enhanced Durability
    Many energy-efficient garage doors are made with high-quality materials that are designed to withstand the elements and last for many years.
  • Increased Home Value
    Installing an energy-efficient garage door can increase the value of a home, as it is considered an upgrade to the home.
  • Environmental Friendly
    An energy-efficient garage door can help to reduce energy consumption and save natural resources.

Your next question may be, how do I know which energy-efficient garage door is right for my home? We have listed some factors below to consider when researching garage doors. 

  • Material
    Steel, aluminum, fiberglass, wood, or others. Each material has unique properties and benefits. For example, wood can be stained to match the look of your home. 
  • Insulation
    Look for options that have good Rvalues for insulation, that will help provide consistent temperatures in your garage and reduce heat loss. 
  • Style
    Styles range from traditional raised panels to modern glass, aluminum doors, and more. Your garage door can be a beautiful complement to your home’s curb appeal.
  • Size
    Measure your garage opening to see if you will need a standard or custom size door
  • Automation
    Be sure to research if your new garage door with integrate with your current garage opener.
  • Security
    If you are concerned about the security of your home, you may want to consider a door with locking mechanisms.
  • Price
    Garage Doors can widely vary in price. Be sure to consider what your budget may be for the new energy-efficient door and find one that fits your budget.

If you need garage door installation or repair, Advanced Overhead Garage is a perfect choice. We repair most major brands and models of overhead garage doors and openers, including Wayne Dalton, Clopay, Genie, and LiftMaster. No broken or missing part of a garage door or opener is too difficult for us to fix or replace in Lincoln County, Mecklenburg County and nearby North Carolina areas.

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