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 […]
For well over 5 decades, Arm-R-Lite has been the leader of the Aluminum Overhead Sectional Garage Doors industry. The company proudly provides their diverse customer base with an ever-expanding variety of custom American made aluminum and glass roll up garage doors with the strength and quality they demand. Our products include: residential aluminum garage doors, Commercial Overhead Garage Doors, Aluminum and Glass Overhead Doors, Glass Roll Up Doors, Wind Load Rated Garage Doors and much more! We welcome all design challenges and, due to our exclusive welded construction, Arm-R-Lite has the capability of customizing our aluminum and glass garage doors to fit the form and vision of both architects and developers.
Aluminum Overhead Sectional Garage Doors Blog
Arm-R-Lite takes pride in providing customers with all the information they need to know to make an informed purchase. That is why we created this Aluminum Overhead Sectional Garage Doors blog as a resource for those looking into ordering a new garage door. In this blog you will find everything you need – from informative podcasts and stories about past projects to information about how to choose the right door for your region. We encourage you to read through these articles as they are a wealth of valuable information. Of course, you can always Contact us with any design or product questions. We look forward to working with you!
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 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 […]
Basic procedures for garage door safety should be taught to everyone in your home. Knowing what is safe and what is not when operating your garage door can make all the difference. For family members who cannot be taught best practices, such as pets, it’s important for us to keep them safe. When Operating Your […]