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Two of Our Own Receive IDEA Rolling Steel Door Certification

Custom Door & Gate is proud to announce that Custom Door & Gate of Raleigh is now has two more team members with IDEA Rolling Steel Door Certification for commercial garage door repair and service. This month two of our Managers recently passed the IDEA Rolling Steel Fire Door Certification. Congratulations to Andy Simerman and Tony Gallenback. IDEA is the Institute of Door Dealer Education and Accreditation. Its purpose is to educate professional door systems dealers with knowledge and expertise in the door industry. Our commitment to industry excellence translates to our customers, ultimately providing you with the best service […]

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Canyon Ridge Installation Showcases Clopay garage doors

The excitement of building a new home, and the level of expectation in seeing your dream come to life is something that everyone hopes to experience at least once in their lifetime. The list of design selections can be overwhelming, and in the back of your mind you hope that everything comes together; the shingles complement the brick which complements the shutters which complements the trim color. Imagine your disappointment if, after all was said and done, you were unhappy with the final product. That’s exactly what happened to a new homeowner in Raleigh. The builder installed a plain pan […]

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Insulated Garage Doors Improve Home Comfort and Energy Savings

The change in season often marks a change in a home’s thermostat. With homeowners making increasingly eco-conscious choices, we look for ways to increase energy savings, but one place that is often overlooked is the largest opening to a home, the garage door. Replacing a non-insulated garage door with a newer, improved insulated one can make a huge difference in a home’s ability to retain heat in the winter months and keep a home cooler during warmer weather. Interior home temperature, energy savings and power-saving costs are immediate. Insulated doors are sure to be a home investment that you will […]

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Garage doors enhance a home’s curb appeal and value

Garage doors can be so much more than a home’s point of entry. In addition to being functional, a stylish garage door can enhance a home’s curb appeal and ultimately increase the value of the home. Ranging from time-tested classic designs to an industrial, modern look, today’s garage doors offer styles to complement and enhance any home’s architectural uniqueness.  In addition, better materials and designs, faster and quieter garage door openers, and better-insulated doors are just a few factors homeowners should consider when upgrading a garage door. We offer a wide variety of products that are sure to match your […]

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How are Commercial Garage Doors Different than Residential Models?

How are commercial garage doors different than the residential models? Frequency of use is probably the biggest difference; whereas a residential garage doors may be raised and lowered a few times a day, commercial overhead doors may open and close dozens of times in just an hour. Commercial doors may also function as a load-in point for trucks, new equipment and tools. These doors are vital to day-to-day operations of a business, so the commercial operators powering these entrance points need to function reliably and safely at all times. With the increase in operations and the larger, heavier size of […]

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Clopay® Wood Look Garage Doors with Ultra-Grain Finish, NC

Clopay® Ultra-Grain finish delivers the best of both worlds: the beautiful look of stained wood without the frustrating and sometimes expensive maintenance. Now available on four of our most popular garage doors, Ultra-Grain can help enhance the look of your home no matter what your budget. Rich, natural, realistic look Low maintenance Moisture and weather resistant; won’t crack, warp, rot, split, separate, shrink Durable Curb appeal Ultra-Grain colors complement stained entry doors, shutters, columns and railings Currently available on the Portfolio Line’s Canyon Ridge, Gallery and Avante Collections, as well as the Classic Line’s Premium Series We would love to […]

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Clopay Gold Bar Guarantee

When you choose Custom Door & Gate and Clopay garage doors, you are making an investment in the beauty and value of your home. The Clopay Gold Bar Guarantee protects that investment for as long as you own your home, and through the end of May, Custom Door & Gate Customers can get the Gold Bar Guarantee as a free upgrade! The Gold Bar Guarantee is available only through select Clopay Master and Authorized Dealers, and Custom Door & Gate is the ONLY Clopay dealer in North Carolina to offer the Gold Bar Guarantee. This unique offer ensures the highest […]

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