Finding the perfect garage doors in Durban does not have to be a tedious task, however a fair amount of research and consideration should be undertaken before deciding on the most suitable and reputable company. Garage Door Supplies have years of impeccable service and product installation behind them, giving their clients absolute value for money. If you are currently thinking or in the process of home renovation, please do not ignore your exterior doors! A little TLC and change at a reasonable cost will heighten the visual appearance of your forever home. To assist you with your selection process, we have listed important factors to keep in mind before settling on a garage door company.

  1. Accessibility of the business

If the company is situated in a convenient location for you, it would be wise for you to take some time and assess the quality of product that the company has to offer and variations of said products. Product assessment will help you determine and rate the company’s customer service. It is important to make mention of your budget and preference beforehand, this enables the company to assist you accordingly.

  1. Experience of company

It is essential to select an experienced company for garage door installation. The initial overhead cost for door selection and installation will be relatively high and it is therefore crucial that the job be done correctly and precisely the first time. Suitable information to gather would be the total number of years the company has provided garage door fitting services and ask to view photos of fitted doors from previous jobs. With numerous door designs available, be sure to find a company offers you a wide selection of garage gate designs.

  1. Emergency service and repairs

Know whether the company offers good emergency repair services or not. It is best to selector an installation company who would be able to send out a technician as soon as possible or allow you to speak to a technician for over the phone guidance regarding any issues you might be experiencing with your newly installed door. If you are looking to have commercial garage doors installed, it is best to ask for support services and upkeep on a regular basis.

  1. Be knowledgeable about the overall reputation

It would be in your best interest to consider the reputation of the garage door supplier you have selected. If you know of anyone who has used their services previously, you would be able to collect information regarding their repute and overall customer experience. If testimonials and reviews are available on the internet, spend some time reading through it and gain insight on which aspects of process were their downfall and which areas they excelled in. Reviews are a great way to generate research of specific products.

  1. Quotations

Obtain at least three different priced quotes from the company as you will be in a better position to make a more informed decision and help you choose the best option for your preference. Be sure to list all your preferences and expectations before requesting for quotes. Keep in mind that the cost of labour might differentiate between different garage door selection as some installation might require more physical labour.

  1. Research the accreditation

It is important to know that the company you have selected provides accredited products for installation. Simply ask the consultant about their products if the information is not already available on their company website. By simply obtaining this information, you would be able to judge the professionalism of the garage door service provider. Go with companies who offer a wide range of branded products which you are familiar with, you may find it significantly easier to research the actual brands and obtain knowledge regarding the quality of products been sold by the company.

  1. Inquire about the guarantee they offer

The most important factor to consider is the type of guarantee that they offer for any repairs and replacement on work which has already been completed, as some companies might offer a limited number of call outs which might prove to be disadvantageous in the future. Ask them to provide you with a copy of their warranty which lists all services available to you during the time frame.

The abovementioned points must be considered before selecting a garage door service provider. The selected installer must be able to meet all your specific requirements and preferences. If you are Durban based and looking forward to purchasing the best garage doors and gates, look no further than GDS. With more than 40 years of garage product and installation services, you are guaranteed to be content with our services. Feel free to contact us today and one of our consultants will assist you in the selection process.