Announcing Our New Architectural Design Manual App

Posted by Peter Elsenbach on Apr 6, 2015 11:30:00 AM

With this new App for iPads and Android Tablets, architects can easily search and find any overhead door solution needed for commercial or residential projects. Available free on the App Store as well as Google Play Store, this handy tool contains the entire Raynor Architectural Design Manual in electronic form and is regularly updated to include newest products.

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Topics: Design Manual App, Architect Tools



Test Your Knowledge Of Garage Door Terminology

Posted by Peter Elsenbach on Feb 18, 2015 12:07:00 PM

Ever wonder what those little strips are called that divide panes of glass on a window? Hint: they aren't called "strips." Or what's the difference between R-values and U-values? Check out our new Glossary Page and learn about those topics and much more. And after you've sharpened your knowledge, perhaps you'd like to test yourself by filling out our Garage Door Terminology crossword.

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Topics: Garage Door Usage, Care & Maintenance, Garage Door Terminology



FAQ: How Do I Open My Garage Door When The Power Is Out?

Posted by Peter Elsenbach on Jan 28, 2015 12:40:00 PM

With storms causing power outages in many parts of the country this year, one of the most frequent questions we hear from homeowners is how to open and close their garage door when the electricity is out.

If you’ve pulled on the emergency release handle before and have seen how easy it is to do, there is no great mystery. But it can be a little daunting for first timers.

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Topics: Operating Tips