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2018 Blog Articles

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Renovating a Historic Family Home with This Old House​​​​

Posted: June 29, 2018

PBS’ Emmy award-winning This Old House documented an eight-month renovation of a 139-year-old home with help from the Overhead Door™ Brand. Owners Liz and Joe Delfino inherited the 3,100-square foot residence from family, making it imperative to the couple that the home maintained its treasured character, while becoming more livable.

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Overhead Door™ Brand Adds All-Window Option to Thermacore® Collection​​​​

Posted: June 18, 2018

Overhead Door™ Brand has a new all-window option for its Thermacore® model 195, giving homeowners a sleek look with maximum light infiltration.


Garage Door Safety Tips​​​​

Posted: June 15, 2018

The garage door is often the most-used gateway to and from the home, it’s important to bring awareness to the potential dangers garage doors and automatic opener systems can cause if they’re not kept in proper working condition.


Overhead Door™ Brand Recognized as the ‘Most Familiar Brand’ and ‘Brand Used Most Often’ in 2018 BUILDER Brand Use Study​​​​

Posted: May 7, 2018

Nearly 1,000 U.S. builders, developers and contractors have voted the Overhead Door™ Brand as the garage door brand with the highest brand familiarity and the brand used m​ost, according to the 2018 BUILDER Brand Use Study.


Consider the Strength of your Garage Door During National Hurricane Preparedness Week​​​​

Posted: May 2, 2018

With many still feeling the effects of last year’s hurricane season, National Hurricane Preparedness Week (May 6-12, 2018) hits especially close to home for many of us. It’s important for homeowners and business owners alike to take the time to prepare.


Launch of Overhead Door® OHD Anywhere® Technology In Legacy® 920 Garage Door Openers​​​​

Posted: April 12, 2018

Overhead Door™ Brand has fully integrated OHD Anywhere® into Overhead Door® Legacy® 920 garage door openers, allowing homeowners to monitor and control their garage door opener fr​om anywhere using their Apple® iPhone or Android phone or device


Overhead Door™ Brand Receives Women’s Choice Award ​​​​

Posted: April 4, 2018

For the seventh consecutive year, the Overhead Door™ Brand has earned the 2018 Women’s Choice Award® by WomenCertified® forAmerica’s Most Recommended National Garage Door Brand.


All Remodeling Projects Are Not Created Equal ​​​​

Posted: April 4, 2018

If your plans for home improvement extend beyond a deep spring cleaning, it’s important to know which remodeling projects yield the biggest bang for your buck — like replacing the garage door!


Lifestyle Expert Recommends Overhead Door™ Brand for Spring Home Improvement ​​​​

Posted: March 14, 2018

Planning on giving your home some much needed TLC this spring? Lifestyle expert and TV host Stefaney Rants suggests starting with the home’s exterior by installing an Overhead Door™ garage door.


10 Contemporary Garage Doors to Modernize Your Home​​​​

Posted: March 7, 2018

You have a beautiful home. You renovated your kitchen, overhauled your bathroom, and added a pool. But why is your garage door so outdated?


Increase Your Happiness with a New Garage Door​​​​

Posted: February 28, 2018

A report from the National Association of Realtors claims homeowners who take on remodeling projects not only gain equity, but are also likely to feel more satisfaction and enjoyment from their home.


Overhead Door™ Brand to be Featured on Emmy Award-Winning This Old House​​​​

Posted: February 12, 2018

Overhead Door™ Brand adds valuable curb appeal to a 139-year-old home featured on the 39th season of PBS’ Emmy award-winning This Old House.


Garage Door Replacements Ranked the Top Home Improvement Project for ROI in National Survey​​​​

Posted: February 6, 2018

Garage door replacements have been ranked the most valuable home improvement project among other popular remodeling projects nationwide, according to the 2018 Cost vs. Value Report by Remodeling magazine Publisher Hanley Wood and the National Association of Realtors (NAR).


Celebrating the Invention of the Upward-Acting Garage Door​​​​

Posted: February 5, 2018

In honor of Inventor’s Day, we’re looking back at the invention of the upward-acting garage door by Overhead Door Corporation’s founder, C.G. Johnson.


Wood Grain Finishes on Aluminum 521​​​​

Posted: January 31, 2018

Four wood grain finishes are now available to the popular Overhead Door™ Modern Aluminum Model 521, allowing home and business owners more design options.


Insulated Garage Door Benefits​​​​

Posted: January 8, 2018

Does Your Garage Door Stand Up to the Cold? ​​​​Take a look at some of the benefits of owning an insul​​ated garage door, along with other best practices to maintain your garage door this winter.


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