Case Study: Bespoke Garage Doors Alderley Edge, Cheshire

A recent installation of a bespoke garage door in Alderley Edge, Cheshire Brief: We are building a new and extremely modern house for a client.  We will require an up and over garage door which we can clad on site to match in with the rest of the exterior cladding on the house and the front door. […]

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Silvelox: One of the best Front Doors

I went to see Silvelox doors at the Grand Designs Show at the NEC in Birmingham.  Silvelox are one of the best front doors available. In addition to their range of superb front doors Silvelox also do a range of garage doors in complimentary styles. Timber clad steel Silvelox front doors are timber clad steel doors.  The body of the […]

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Case Study: Automatic Gates Glan Yr Afon

Glan Yr Afon is a recent installation in Pilling not too far from our head office in Garstang. Brief: We have pillars already built with power to the pillars.  There is a main driveway opening and an opening for a personnel gate.  The objective of the gates is to stop people from using our driveway […]

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We're Busy, Busy, Busy!

September is the start of a busy time of year in the garage door industry, im not sure why, it just always is! From now until the run up to Christmas garage doors seem to be in a higher demand, and so we strive to fit as many doors as we can. Maybe people are trying to […]

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Silvelox Garage Doors

We first met Silvelox at the Grand Designs Show at the NEC in Birmingham.  They had an impressive stand in the centre of the hall and I’d really recommend seeing one of their exhibition stands if you’re interested in Silvelox doors.  Silvelox doors are the finest on the market, a true luxury product. If you’re […]

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Cumbria Steam Gathering

On 30th & 31st July 2011 Lakes Garage Doors attended the Cumbria Steam Gathering.  One of our main suppliers Garador kindly lent us their exhibition trailer.  When we arrived on the Saturday morning the weather was glorious and forecast to last all day.  We had a great pitch not far from the main area with […]

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We sell GiBiDi spares!

We regularly get calls from our customers enquiring about GiBiDi spares such as GiBiDi Domino remotes or enquires for a GiBiDi motor.  We are delighted to say we sell all GiBiDi spares!  Spares from this Italian manufacturer can be difficult to source for consumers, we are pleased to say though that you have come to […]

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Day 5; My last day:

When I’d come back from making the tea this morning, I wanted to have a look at the floor we’d painted yesterday, unfortunately, it was worse than it was when we’d left. When I asked James what I should do today, he gave me a camera and told me to take pictures of the staff […]

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Day 4:

Tea. I began my duties today by shredding yesterday’s letters and folding the freshly printed, correctly dated ones up into the required envelope sizes. When I had finished this, Hayley and I went out into the Lakes Garage Doors Garstang showroom to do a bit more scraping to the paint as James had gone to […]

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