Finding out how to choose a garage door for your home is not always easy. When it comes to home improvements and renovations we only want the best product we can within our budget.

Tips on How to Choose the Best Garage Door for your Home

  • Are you trying to increase property value?

Arm-R-Lite offers a wide variety of residential garage door models. Depending on the location and style of your home, different models may be better suited than others. Standard steel raised panel designs are usually the go to style for most residential applications. However, depending on your home a carriage house styles or contemporary glass garage door may have a better impact on your homes curb appeal and value. Never forget that up to 30% of your homes curb appeal can be derived from your garage door.

  • Are you trying to save on energy costs?

Arm-R-Lite offers insulated raised panel, steel carriage house, aluminum carriage house, and contemporary glass models for homeowners looking for a energy cost saving benefit to their garage doors. If your garage is attached to your home or you have a temperature controlled garage, an insulated garage door model may be your best bet in saving some money in the summer and winter months.

  • Is durability your #1 concern?

Arm-R-Lite residential garage doors are built to withstand regular use by you and your family. If you live in a high wind region or a moist shore environment, durability may be an important factor for you. If you are going to invest in a new garage door, it is always good practice to make sure the model you choose fits with the needs of your home’s environment.

  • How much is a new garage door going to cost?

Budgets are the biggest factor for homeowners when in comes to buying a new garage door. Arm-R-Lite has designed our product line to include models that can fit into small budgets as well as larger ones. Our customer service team will be glad to help you find a model that best fits your needs and budget.

Please visit our residential models page for our complete line of residential garage doors. If your not sure where to start, please feel free to contact our customer service team on how to choose the best garage door for your home.