The Future Begins In Your Home

What is a smart home? When we think of a smart home what is the first thing that comes to mind? Skynet. Apart from taking over the world and causing an apocalyptic war between robots and humans (The Terminator), smart homes have been designed to help make our lives more convenient, safer, cost effective and […]


How To Stay Ahead Of The Curve | Top 5 Garage Door Design Trends For 2019

Whether you’re purchasing a garage door for your new home or looking to replace your old door, here are the top 5 garage door design trends you need to know.   The bolder the better They say history repeats itself, and what was once a cult TV classic from the 80s; The Bold and The […]


Interior Design Trend: Custom Garage Door With Glass Inserts

When you think of a garage door you most likely think of a roller door; where a sheet of metal rolls up into a bundle onto your garage ceiling. Or a sectional garage door that slides perfectly above your head as it is suspended from your ceiling on railings. What you certainly don’t think of […]


Gryphon’s Guide to Garage Door Types

What are the different types of garage doors? What type of garage door will best suit my home? Are there any special requirements? As a homeowner, it is important to ask these questions; especially since your garage door not only protects your valuables, but adds to your homes overall value. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy […]


Plan A Low Water Garden This Summer

With less rainfall predicted and temperatures to rise exponentially in the coming years, saving on water has become a top priority as we look to a sustainable future. Low water gardens, or often referred to as water-wise and drought-resistant gardens, is a concept that allows us to achieve low water usage whilst maintaining an elegant […]


Steps to Troubleshoot Your Garage Door Opener

In our previous article, we explore the most common garage door related issues. Today, we’ll focus on issues caused by the garage door remote.   1. My garage door remote doesn’t work When your garage door no longer responds when you press the remote control, it’s usually because the batteries need replacing or the sensors […]


Tips to Troubleshoot Your Garage Door

When your garage door begins to play up there can be a number of different factors that could be causing the issue. It is important to identify which of the following issues you may be experiencing to ensure you take the safest and appropriate actions. The situations below are door and motor related, have a […]


The Season of Spring Servicing

What you need to know about garage door springs Ever wondered how your garage door manages to heave itself up every morning and then close at the press of a button? There are many cogs in the wheel that help operate your garage door but there is one important piece that holds all the tension […]


Removing Garage Door Dents

A dent on your garage door is like a windscreen chip on your car, it is a sight for sore eyes and it’s something you do not want to neglect as it can lead to further damage including rusting, paint peeling and loss of functionality. Your garage door is attached to your home and just like any […]


Tips for Choosing Your Commercial Garage Door

What to consider before choosing your commercial garage door Depending on your business, if you are in the market for a new garage door there are few things to consider before making your purchase. A big feature to consider is will it be manually operated or will it be automatic? Depending your business type and […]