Anyone out there have a single overhead door in your two car garage? Do you like it? We are considering putting in a single rather than two separate. If your garage door was originally set up with only one torsion spring, then you are perfectly ok with having only one spring replaced. This mainly pertains to garage doors that have two torsion springs because the good spring will still hold the cables in place. Shop our selection of Garage Doors in the Doors & Windows Department at The Home Depot. I installed two of these in about 7 hours with the help from one person.
If you’re looking to install garage doors on your two-car garage, you’ll be faced with two options: you can either install one large double door, or two separate single doors. Garage doors typically have three construction options: single layer, double layer and triple layer. It sandwiches a layer of insulation between two pieces of steel, wood or fiberglass. This single wide door before did its job – to act as a barrier from the elements for the garage. Now, with the still single wide door made to look like two doors, it enhances the look not only of the garage but of the home itself! The image above is the ‘After’ photo.
The torsion spring on my garage door recently broke and when we called a repair company, they told us that we pretty much needed to install a. The torsion spring on my garage door recently broke and when we called a repair company, they told us that we pretty much needed to install a second, that one wasn’t good enough for a 16 ft. door. Building a new two car garage, whether detached or attached, is one of those things that will most likely cause you to say, I should have done this years ago. We have both 2 door and 1 door two car designs in this collection.
Installing Garage Doors: Are Double Doors Or Two Single Doors Your Best Option?