Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Garage Door Manufacturing industry is anticipated to benefit from rebounding demand over the five years to 2015. The industry is recovering from considerable lows, with economic recovery since 2010 spurring demand for construction and new homes and buildings that require garage doors. The next five years are likely to be promising for industry operators. The number of housing starts, demand from commercial building construction and demand for remodeling are all forecast to increase. Additionally, raw material prices (e.g. steel and wood) will be more stable, improving industry profit margins.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Sectional Garage Doors
Sectional garage doors are one of the most popular types of garage doors for both residential and commercial projects. Sectional garage doors typically comprise six to eight panels that slide up and overhead into the actual garage. These products are modified so that when opening and closing, the door stays within the frame. Demand for the segment, which currently accounts for about 41.7% of industry revenue, has risen over the past five years.
Rolling Garage Doors
Rolling garage doors are designed to roll up via a spring (typically done automatically with a garage door opener), but sometimes the rolling garage doors use a manual chain and pulley system... purchase to read more