Christmas Closure Times

Please note that at this special time of year we take an extended break to spend the Christmas and New Year period with our families. We will be closing at 4pm on 22nd December and we will be back at 8am on 3rd January 2018. We hope to hear from you in the New Year! […]

7 items you shouldn’t keep in the garage

  Are you using your garage to store gardening tools, DIY equipment, unused furniture and who knows what else? It’s tempting to use the garage as extra storage space but there are certain things that really shouldn’t be kept behind closed garage doors. Whether integral, attached or freestanding, most garages are usually not well insulated […]

GRP garage doors – the best of all worlds?

GRP is fast becoming the most popular material for garage doors and a great alternative to traditional steel or wooden garage doors. GRP stands for glass reinforced polyester, a polymer plastic composite reinforced by fibreglass. The material is tough, durable and easily maintained, providing security and style in equal measures. CDC Garage Doors is a […]

Use your garage to add kerb appeal to your home

Are you thinking of putting your house on the market this summer? If you’re preparing your property for sale, don’t forget that kerb appeal can make all the difference for getting you a swift sale at the asking price. It’s all about first impressions – you never get a second chance to make one. Did […]

4 top tips to make your garage secure

Security is at the forefront of every homeowner’s mind, and most of us will go to great lengths to protect our family and our possessions. You may have invested heavily into the latest front door locks, intruder alarms and security equipment around the house – but what about the garage? If you’re anything like most […]

4 common garage door problems and what to do about them

If you’ve had a quality garage door professionally installed at your home, it should give you many years of trouble free operation. But what do you do when there’s a problem? Let’s take a look at the most common garage door faults and what to do about them. 1 – The door won’t open or […]

5 benefits of sectional garage doors

Choosing a new garage door is an important decision for your home. With so much choice out there, you need to do your research to find the best solution in terms of functionality, security, aesthetics and budget. Sectional garage doors are very versatile and may be just what you’re looking for. Take a look at […]

Choosing a Garage Door Repair Company

Over time, many of your possessions and areas of your home will require repairs in order to continue their lifespan. Things like cars, boilers, ovens – these are the things that spring to mind when you think of requiring repairs on items in your home. Something that is less commonly thought of is the garage […]


You may not have paid much attention to the inner mechanisms of your garage door before, but if a problem arises, it should be remedied immediately with a little DIY maintenance. We’ve put together a quick list of basics about the components of garage doors and how to keep them functioning at their best. Hinges […]

Garage Doors Explained: Part 1

  The inner workings of garage doors are probably not something that you have spent too much time thinking about. The main concern for most garage owners is if the space is secure and the door works as it should. However, there are crucial elements to garage doors that keep it working, and the next […]