Benefits of Automated Side Hinged Doors

Side Hinged Garage Doors

Choosing a garage door is a big decision, it’s important to consider all key aspects and take extra care and consideration when deciding on the right door for your home. There are many different types and styles of garage doors, one to suit everyone’s particular needs. One, in particular, has been popping up across the nation, Automated side hinged garage door. The function of the door is very much the same as the regular garage door, with hinges either side of the door, allowing the garage door to open and close with ease. So, what exactly is the reason people are loving side hinged garage doors? In this blog, we will run through some of the key benefits.


Advantages of automated side hinged garage doors


No heavy lifting

One common problem most people encounter with their garage doors is the heaving lifting, something that can be strenuous and put a lot of pressure on peoples backs. With the automated doors, this is not the case. All of our automated side hinged doors are controlled by a remote to make access easier and more efficient.

Variety of materials

Here at A1 Garage Doors, we provide a wide variety of materials to suit all homes and styles. With such a variation in materials, you are sure to find one that’s perfect for your home. You can choose the pattern and material which suits your needs and which most improves the look of your home.


Saving money is ever so important and cutting down on your energy bills is one of many great ways on how you can save your money for a rainy day. Whilst the garage isn’t a place you may spend most of your time but it is sometimes joined to your home and in this case, it would benefit you and your wallet if you were to install an insulated garage door. This will reduce the amount of heat energy lost through the garage doors. If the side hinge doors are insulated this will increase the thermal proficiency of your house.

Enhance the exterior of your home

Side hinged doors can create that aesthetic we all strive for in our homes, providing a modern, stylish look. A wide range of materials and finishes allows you to achieve the exact style you want for your unique home exterior.

Double side hinged garage doors

Why get automated doors?

By having automated side hinged doors, you can drive straight into your garage without having to leave your car, particularly ideal if the weather is bad which is very common in the UK! At a click of a button, you will be able to access your garage no matter the time or weather. Convenience is also a huge aspect of getting the doors automated this is especially ideal for the elderly and disabled that find it difficult to open a manual garage door.



We hope that our blog has enlightened you with the benefits of automated side hinged garage doors if you have any questions or queries, please get in contact on 07808 899 351 or head over to our website.