When you are running a business, you naturally want to make sure that your customers get great service, and that they have a good feeling about your business from the minute that they walk onto your property. If you are running a company that has a commercial garage, whether it is used as a machine shop, an auto repair shop, a dealership, or anything else, you want to make sure that the commercial garage door looks great. An old, dilapidated, and dirty garage door is going to be a problem, and it will not instill your customers with much confidence.
By taking a closer look at the garage door and the options that you will find available with it, you can get a better sense of how to make improvements that you and your customers will appreciate.
You have plenty of choices for a great garage door
One of the significant benefits of shopping for a new commercial garage door today is that you have more choices than you might realize. This includes in terms of style, which most people only consider for residential garage doors. However, commercial doors can be just as stylish, as you will see. Let’s take a closer look at some of those options.
- Grooved doors are quite common, and they look great. They will have 1” (25 mm) - high horizontal lines on the sections
- Multiple lines
- Embossed rectangular patterns with Classic, Prestige, mixed, and elongated
- Shaker models – Classic and elongated
- Carriage House models - short or long
- Flush model, which does not have any design or lines on the sections
As you can see, there are plenty of great options available for you today. There are certainly options that can work well for your needs, whatever they might be. You can even try it out for yourself when you head to our online Design Centre, where you can build your commercial garage door to get a better idea of how it would look with your store. You could also upload a photo of your storefront to see how it would look.
Think about some of the other ways that you might be able to put your garage door to work for you, as well. Instead of just having a garage door, for example, you might want to see if it is possible to use it as advertising space for your business. You could put your logo, number, hours, website, and more on the garage door, which can help to drive some more business your way.
Did you forget the windows?
In all of the excitement to make sure that you had a quality garage door for your commercial property, did you forget about adding windows to it? Windows can make a big difference to the garage door from both an aesthetic and a functional aspect.
You might want to consider the benefits of choosing an all-glass garage door, for example. This will provide you with quite a bit of light inside of the space, which can help show off products, or for working inside. Of course, this might not be a good option for everyone. Those who are concerned about security will find that they may not want to have everything open and on display. Instead of having an all-glass door, you might only want to have a few windows that are smaller and placed strategically so that no one can break into the place.
Regardless of what you choose, you will be happy to know that there are more than 25 possible choices when it comes to the glass types available. You can choose from clear, gray, laminated, tinted, glue chip, and more.
Time to learn more
If you would like to make some improvements to your commercial garage door, or you would like to have a brand new door, it is time that you get in touch. If you are in Des Moines (515-276-3700) or Ames (515-233-4210) area, contact us now. You can get a no-obligation quotation through the email, or you can head to our showroom. Be sure to check out our image gallery of commercial doors for some more inspiration, too.