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​Overhead Door Brand Announcements​

Overhead Door Earns Three "Brand Leader" Awards in 2017
Overhead Door has earned three REMODELING “Brand Leader” awards in its product category, receiving first place for Brand Familiarity, Brand Used Most and Highest Quality. ​October 13, 2017 ​

Overhead Door Celebrates 95th Anniversary
In 1921, C.G. Johnson invented the upward lifting garage door and started The Overhead Door Company. Ninety-five years later, Overhead Door is keeping the legacy alive with more than 400 distributors in the United States and Canada who proudly display the Red Ribbon logo. May 31, 2016 ​

Overhead Door Launches New Website
Overhead Door has completely revamped the look and feel of its website, The new design features eye-catching images of beautiful garage doors and its responsive design allows for easy navigation of product information from mobile devices. ​April 25, 2016 ​

Overhead Door Appoints Jamie Byrne as Vice President of Sales
Overhead Door is pleased to announce that Jamie Byrne joined the company as vice president of sales for the Overhead Door channel and will lead the Overhead Door distributor channel, National Accounts and International Sales. ​December 8, 2015 ​

Overhead Door New Brand Manager
Overhead Door is pleased to announce Heather Meiner as the company’s new brand manager. Meiner will handle the marketing and brand strategy for Overhead Door, including creating marketing materials, attending trade shows and supporting distributors in the field, as well as developing new selling solutions for the company’s distributors. ​April 4, 2016 ​

​Overhead Door Awards​

Envy™ Named Best in Category for 2017 Architectural Record Product of the Year 
The Overhead Door™ Envy™ garage door, the company’s first seamless glass exterior door, has been selected out of hundreds of entries as an Architectural Record 2017 Product of the Year winner in the Openings category. December 1, 2017

Women’s Choice Award 2017 
Overhead Door has earned the 2017 Women’s Choice Award® by WomenCertified® for 'America’s Most Recommended Garage Door Brand' for the sixth consecutive year. March 8, 2017​

Overhead Door Wins 2016 Product Innovation Award
The Allura Shutter Outshines the Competition in Architectural Products Magazine's Sixth Annual Product Innovation Awards. The Model 653 Allura Shutter, a versatile and attractive option for rolling security shutters designed and manufactured by Overhead Door, has been awarded Architectural Products Magazine's 2016 Product Innovation Award. November 17, 2016 ​

Builder Magazine Award 2016
Homebuilders Name Overhead Door Their Number One Choice Five Years Running. Overhead Door has topped Builder Magazine’s 2016 Brand Use Study for the fifth year in a row. The industry leader was No. 1 in three categories: Brand Familiarity, Brand Used Most and Quality Rating. April 12, 2016 ​

Women’s Choice Award 2016 
Overhead Door Corporation has earned the Women’s Choice Award by WomenCertified® for America’s Best for Home in the garage door category. This award designation is based on a national survey of women who were asked to select the brands they would most likely recommend to others. April 13, 2016​


Residential Garage Doors

Overhead Door Featured on Season Two of HGTV’s “Desert Flippers”
Overhead Door has returned for a second consecutive year of HGTV’s “Desert Flippers” adding valuable curb appeal to two homes featured on season two of the show. August 14, 2017

Overhead Door Intrdocues Envy™ All-Glass Frameless Garage Door
Overhead Door has launched Envy – a lustrous full-view, all-glass door that boasts a sleek frameless exterior for an ultra-modern look. August 3, 2017

Overhead Door launches DoorView® Garage Door Design App
Overhead Door has launched DoorView®, an app for iPad that boasts a robust product visualization tool for their residential garage door products July 6, 2017

Overhead Door Expands Thermacore Collection Wood Grain Finishes
Overhead Door has expanded the Thermacore® Collection with bi-directional wood grain finish options on its most premium insulated garage doors. Thermacore Collection models 494 (Standard Panel), 496 (Long Panel) and 497 (V5 Panel) now offer three wood grain finishes in the colors of Golden Oak, Walnut and Mission Oak Septemeber 28, 2017 ​

Garage Door Replacements Ranked Among Top Home Improvements for ROI in National Survey
Garage door replacements have again been named one of the top returns on investment among all home improvements nationwide, according to the 2017 Cost vs. Value Report produced by Remodeling Magazine publisher Hanley Wood and the National Association of Realtors (NAR). ​ February 23, 2017 ​

Overhead Door Introduces New Impression Steel Collection™
Overhead Door, the originator of the upward lifting garage door, continues to introduce industry-leading products with the launch of the Impression Steel Collection. The garage doors in this line feature new aesthetics such as tall section heights, large windows and a full-section embossment design, perfect for homeowners looking to take their home's curb appeal to the next level. October 31, 2016 ​

Cost vs. Value 2016
Replacing your Garage Door Remains One of the Best Home Improvement Investments. Remodeling Magazine Releases Annual Cost vs. Value Study; Garage Doors Deliver High Return on Investment January 20, 2016 ​

​​Garage Door Designer
Overhead Door Takes Garage Door Customization to the Next Level with new DoorView® Visualizer. The new and improved DoorView® online design tool allows you to visualize and customize your garage door quickly and easily. September 23, 2015 ​

New Garage Door Panels
Overhead Door Adds Two New Panel Designs to the Popular Carriage House Collection. June 25, 2015

Garage Door Safety Month
Overhead Door Promotes Garage Door Safety Month. The Inventor of the Upward-Lifting Garage Door Shares Industry Safety Tips. June 1, 2015 ​

New Garage Door Colors
Overhead Door Adds Black and Gray Color Options to the Courtyard Collection®. May 22, 2015​

New Garage Door Designs
Overhead Door Launches New Design in its Popular Thermacore® Collection. New Model 192 V10 Increases Garage Door Style Offerings for Homes. March 30, 2015 ​

New Styles for Wind Load Garage Doors
Coastal region homeowners no longer have to compromise beauty for strength when choosing a garage door. New residential wind load options, now available from Overhead Door Corporation, offer homeowners the ability to choose among the latest garage door styles while still keeping their homes up to code. September 2, 2014

New Finishes and Five New Windows added to Thermacore® Collection
Red Ribbon Distributors have more options to offer their residential clients with the introduction of two new wood grain finishes, two new paint color options and five new window configurations on Overhead Door Corporation’s line of premium insulated steel garage doors. March 31, 2014​


Residential Garage Door Openers & Accessories

New 2-Button LED Flashlight Remote
We have introduced a 2-Button LED Flashlight garage door remote to provide homeowners with added security and convenience. Novemeber 13, 2017

Overhead Door Introduces the Legacy® 920 Garage Door Opener
Company's Latest Opener Offers Homeowners Peace of Mind with Battery Back-Up November 8, 2016 ​​

OHD Anywhere
Open your Garage Door from your Smartphone with OHD An​ywhere™. Overhead Door’s New Remote Opener Offers Incredible Convenience and Security January 21, 2016 ​​

New LED Light Bulb for Garage Door Openers
Overhead door introduces innovative new LED light bulb, designed specifically with garage door openers in mind. August 12, 2016 ​​


Commercial Doors

Overhead Door Launches EverServe, the Industry’s First Springless Extended Cycle Rolling Service Door
We've introduced EverServe™, one of the industry’s first standard rolling door systems to feature a springless barrel design with integrated shafts and an extended 500,000 cycle life. July 6, 2017 ​​​​​​​

Overhead Door Launches Fully-Integrated Commercial Door RSX® Egress Operator for Security Grilles
Overhead Door has launched a fully-integrated standard duty commercial RSX® Egress Operator for use with Model 670/671 security grilles requiring emergency egress operations. June 20, 2017 ​​​​​​​

Overhead Door Launches New Impact Section on Sectional Steel and Thermacore® Commercial Models
Overhead Door, one of the leading manufacturers of doors and openers for residential, commercial, industrial and transportation applications, has introduced a new Impact Section for its commercial and industrial Sectional Steel and Thermacore® door models. June 5, 2017 ​​​​​​​

Overhead Door Introduces Enhancements to RapidGrille® and RapidSlat®
Overhead Door has introduced enhancements to its commercial and industrial RapidGrille® and RapidSlat® Advanced Performance (AP) doors that allow the same motor to be used across all Rapid platforms April 5, 2017 ​​​​​​​

Looking For Durability, Reliability and Energy Efficiency? Meet Model 470
Overhead Door Introduces New Insulated Sectional Steel-Backed Door October 31, 2016 ​​​​​​​

ICC-ES Listed Air Infiltration Package Now Offered on Stormtite™ Model 627
Overhead Door expands its product offering meeting the International Energy Conservation Code for Air Infiltration Compliance. May 20, 2016 ​​​​​​​

Overhead Door Launches New Series of High Performance Doors
Overhead Door entered the high performance door category with its new line of RapidFlex™ High Speed doors. Architects, contractors, business owners, and distributors now have five new models to choose from when looking for a high-performance door solution. April 27, 2016​​​​​​​

ICC-ES Listed Air Infiltration Package Now Offered on Stormtite™ Model 625
The insulated slats of the Stormtite™ Model 625 combined with the new IECC Air Infiltration Package provides a superior perimeter seal. January 22, 2016​​​​​​​

New Product: Rolling Shutter Doors
Overhead Door Introduces the Next Generation in Compact Rolling Door Solutions with the Allura™ Shutter. New Security Shutters Offer Upscale Features, Stylish Aesthetics and Compact Design. October 9, 2015 ​​​​​​​

New Perforated Security Grille Model 674
Engineered for inside applications, the Model 674 is a new perforated grille constructed from lightweight aluminum panels that provide security while maximizing visibility, air flow and light infiltration for interior applications. May 15, 2014​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​