Various manufactures make timber garage doors but the three
leading manufacturers are Cedar Door, Woodrite and Hormann. Silvelox sell a small quantity of extremely high quality garage doors each year in the UK. Cedar
Door have a very high build quality, a large range of styles and
all doors are made to measure at no extra cost. Sizes available
from 6 ft wide upto 18 ft wide.
Cedar Door, based in Derbyshire, have been making solid timber garage doors for over 20 years. They produce numerous styles of door complementing properties of all types, both new and old.
All doors are made-to-measure at no extra cost. The up and over Cedar Doors are available from 6ft to 18ft in width and the side hinged from 6ft to 10ft in width. Most doors are retractable, but canopy mechanism is available on doors up to 8ft wide.
All Cedar Door products are manufactured from the highest quality Western Red Cedar, which is attractive, strong, light and naturally rot resistant - the ideal timber for a garage door.
Solid Cedar frames are also available from Cedar Door.
All the cedarwood used by Cedar Door is from sustainable forests. Cedar Door is a family run business, which has grown dramatically in the past 7 years. They manufacture all the Hormann timber garage doors for Hormann in the U.K.
Cedar Door have various distinct ranges;
Cedar Doors come with Sikkens basecoat as standard, but can come bare, if requested. Also available is a fully finished option - one of 9 colours can be chosen. This then makes the door maintenance free for up to 5 years.
Cedar wood doors look extremely smart when fitted on a solid cedar frame.
high quality, well engineered, Hormann canopy and retractable
door mechanism and locking come as standard on the whole range. Hormann make a very high quality timber sectional garage door in Nordic Pine or Hemlock. Made exclusively to order in Germany, lead times are 6 to 9 weeks. New out in 2006 were the steel Hormann Decograin up
and over doors. These doors give a realistic timber look but at only about 60% of the cost of timber. Available in Golden Oak and Rosewood.
The Hormann Promatic and Supramatic electronic remote controls have 5 year guarantees, rolling code security, soft start / soft stop and are easy to install. They come as standard with 2 handsets and built in courtesy light.