CLOPAY GARAGE & ENTRY DOOR BLOG

  • Looking Back, Looking Ahead

    Dec 28, 2011
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    Garage Door and Entry Door Replacement Projects Yield the Biggest Returns at Resale: According to the Remodeling 2010-2011 Cost vs. Value Report, garage door and entry door replacement projects deliver the biggest bang for your buck at resale, netting the No. 1 and number 2 spots respectively, in the national average.
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  • The Myths and Realities of Energy Efficient Garage Doors and Entry Doors – The Final Installment

    Nov 18, 2011
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    Building technology has changed over the last ten years. For example, a three-layer foamed in place polyurethane insulated garage door with a 17.2 R-value wasn't an option in 2001, like it is today. Growing interest and awareness of energy efficiency and green building practices has changed the industry. Builders and manufacturers have responded by offering better products.
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  • The Myths and Realities of Energy Efficient Doors -- Part 2

    Nov 16, 2011
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    Construction materials and insulation technologies have improved significantly over the last five to ten years. Today’s doors require less annual maintenance to maintain smooth operation and provide a tighter seal against the façade to keep out the elements.
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  • The benefits of an insulated garage door vs. an uninsulated garage door

    Nov 14, 2011
    Clopay Insulated Garage Doors in use during winter
    Garages are more susceptible to temperature fluctuations given how often the garage door is opened and closed every day. Since attached garages typically share one or two common walls with the house, any hot or cold that travels through the door will ultimately affect the adjacent living areas.
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  • What’s New Outside

    Oct 17, 2011
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    Clopay makes it easier to coordinate the appearance of your garage door and entry door with matching panel designs, finish colors and decorative glass options like the new Clayton leaded glass, shown here on Clopay’s Gallery® Collection steel garage door and entry door.
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