Up and Over Garage Doors: Everything You Need to Know

Up and over garage doors
Priced from £696, Garador’s Carlton steel up and over door provides a low-maintenance solution for your garage (Image credit: Garador)

Up and over garage doors offer a tried and tested solution for the garage. In fact, they’re the most commonly installed type of garage door across the UK.

There’s more than just aesthetics when it comes to picking out a garage door for your home. Size constraints, material options and ease of installation are all factors that come into play, as well as the ability to incorporate an additional access door or automate the setup at a later date.

Rebecca Foster

Rebecca began her journalism career writing for a luxury property magazine in Bangkok, before re-locating to London and becoming a features editor for a self build magazine. She is an experienced homes and interiors journalist and has written for many homes titles including Homebuilding & Renovating, Ideal Home and Period Living.

She has expertise on a wealth of topics — from oak frame homes to kitchen extensions. She has a passion for Victorian architecture; her dream is to extend an 1800s house.