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Insulated Garage Door vs. Non-Insulated Garage Door

When choosing a new garage door most people’s first decision is how they want their door to look. But equally important is what’s on the inside. How your door is built, if it has insulation and what type of insulation affects the longevity of your investment. Where the door is and how often it is going to be used are important factors when deciding which door is best for your space. Clopay’s line of residential steel doors comes in 1, 2, and 3 layer options. The 1 layer door (Value Series) is a basic frame with a stamped steel face. […]

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What is the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval?

You may have seen the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval before, but do you know what it is or what it means? It actually began back in 1909. DistribuDoors is the ONLY Master Authorized Dealer of the Clopay brand in all of King, Pierce and Snohomish Counties. Clopay Garage Doors is the ONLY garage door brand backed by the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval. “This is Good Housekeeping’s LIMITED WARRANTY: If any product that bears our limited warranty Seal proves to be defective within two years from the date it was first sold to a consumer by an authorized retailer, […]

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Holiday Home Decorating – Garage Door Decor Completes the Look

Do you celebrate the holidays by decorating your home, inside and out? Don’t overlook one of the best display opportunities your home has to offer – your garage door! A front or side facing garage door occupies a large portion of your home’s visual impact. As holiday visitors pull into your driveway, the garage door is likely their first welcoming impression. Why not make it fun and festive? Holiday garage door decor does not need to be extravagant to be impressive. An elegant bow can highlight the natural beauty of your garage door. Garland on the coach lights or attractive […]

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Custom Garage Doors from DistribuDoors

Thanks in part to the popularity of Pinterest and Etsy.com, many Seattle area homeowners come to us with brilliant ideas for custom garage doors. We love the creativity and share your excitement for the perfect door. With custom painting, decorative details, window options and more – DistribuDoors can make yours the most unique garage doors on the block. Come visit our Algona showroom or call to speak with a friendly design consultant about your new custom door. Don’t forget: a unique garage door adds significant value to your home! A recent article in CNN Money confirms that a new garage […]

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DistribuDoors Celebrates Garage Safety Month

The International Door Association (IDA) named June as “Garage Safety Month” to remind homeowners and their families about garage door safety and maintenance. All new garage door openers include photoelectric eyes to stop and reverse a closing door if an object passes in front of them. To test your garage door: Check the sides of the garage door to find photo eyes, which should be mounted no higher than 6 inches off the floor. Block the photo eye with an object over 6 inches tall, and press the garage door opener’s close button. The door should not close. Finally, lay […]

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