Posts from 2019

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What Are Delegated Design Submittals for Garage Doors?

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Delegated design submittals for garage doors can be tricky. Many specifications issued for a project’s division 8 garage doors call out Delegated Design Submittals as part of their submittal package. Rarely though do they provide any information on what they’re looking for in these types of submittals. Standard Shop Drawings for Garage Doors Shop drawings […]

Fiberglass Garage Doors by Arm-R-Lite

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Arm-R-Lite fiberglass garage doors are designed for both residential and commercial applications. Great for greenhouses, salt barns or for a home garage Arm-R-Lite’s fiberglass garage doors are welded, corrosion resistant, and carry the best warranty on the market for this type of overhead sectional door. Fiberglass Garage Doors with Flat, White Translucent Panels Arm-R-Lite’s fiberglass […]

Garage Door Warehouse Conversion: Modern Living and Office Space

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Converting old warehouses has become a great way to repurpose an existing building and reduce construction costs. Updating the garage door or doors on an old warehouse can provide a modern look to an otherwise dated building. Warehouse Face Lift: Starting with the Garage Door Whether you’re converting an existing warehouse into a commercial office […]

Glass Garage Door Architectural Support

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A glass garage door may look simple on the outside, but there is a lot to consider when planning for a project where one or more of these door types are needed. Having architectural support when planning and designing a building that wants to incorporate glass garage door assemblies can be a valuable resource for […]

Mirror Glass in Garage Doors

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Mirror glass is one of many options available on Arm-R-Lite glass garage doors. It can be used on both commercial and residential projects depending on the needs and requirements of the application. This glass type is unique due to its reflective nature and is desired for both design intent and privacy, however there are drawbacks […]

Counter Door for Restaurants and Bars

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Arm-R-Lite has recently added the Arm-R-Breeze Model to our product line. This counter door is perfect for restaurants and bars and can be used either internally or externally on the building. The Arm-R-Breeze is a welded aluminum and glass model that offers some great options for projects that want to stay simple or spice things […]

Garage Door Manufacturer – WBE Certification

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Arm-R-Lite is proud to be a WBE certified garage door manufacturer within the state of New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina. What is a WBE Garage Door Manufacturer? WBE stands for Women’s Business Enterprise. Having a WBE designation means that the business is independent and is at least 51% owned and controlled by […]

Garage Door Safety Month 2019: Safety Guidelines

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As Garage Door Safety Month draws to a close, it’s important to remember that safety doesn’t stop at the end of June. Safe practices with your garage door should be done every day. The Door and Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA) offers these safety guidelines to keep yourself, your family and your property safe. DASMA […]

Garage Door Safety Month 2019: Servicing Your Garage Door

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Garage Doors, like any machine, require proper maintenance for optimal performance year after year. How much maintenance a garage door requires can vary from application to application; however, there are some basic recommendations for getting the most out of your garage door. Garage Door Maintenance Recommendations: Regular service with an Arm-R-Lite dealer/installer should be scheduled […]

Garage Door Safety Month 2019: Torsion Springs

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Garage Door Safety Month would not be complete without a mention of torsion springs. Torsion springs are predominantly installed on commercial applications; however some residential applications may have them as well. Garage Door Torsion Springs: Leave them to the Professionals Torsion springs are considered dangerous should only be handled, adjusted, and installed by professional garage […]