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Garage Doors

Care is needed in designing suitable garage doors, which in the past were often vertically boarded. Too often pseudo or incorrect ssemi-historical styles are used, when there is a need for authentic detail. Equally, creative solutions are sometimes required as the use of sliding doors, which have a long history and can be preferable to modern alternatives, such as roller shutters, where space is limited.


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Companies supplying goods or services for Garage Doors
Houghtons of York
Derwent Valley Industrial Estate Common Road Dunnington York YO19 5PD
Tel 01904 489193
Email: Webenquiries@Houghtons.plus.com
Website: www.houghtonsofyork.co.uk
Houghtons of York are a well established family run business with a wealth of experience specialising in high quality architectural joinery and woodcarving for clients throughout the UK. With workshops based in York we employ a team of highly skilled craftsmen and use traditional methods and materials to produce a broad range of bespoke commissioned work including casement and sash windows, doors, staircases, libraries, panelling, kitchens, building work, fireplaces, oak frames, ecclesiastical joinery, furniture and gates. Our works encompass new build, restoration, conservation, repairs and maintenance and we invite enquiries from York, North Yorkshire and nationwide.
Bespoke Gates and Garage Doors Ltd, Unit 5, Millbatch Farm, East Brent, Highbridge, Somerset TA9 4JN Telephone 01278 760068 Fax 01278 760813 Website: www.bespokegatesandgaragedoors.co.uk