Useful Guides

Being one of the largest Home Improve­ment com­pa­nies in the UK, we get asked a lot of ques­tions. So we decid­ed to cre­ate a few sim­ple guides on our most pop­u­lar top­ics to help sim­pli­fy your deci­sion process when it comes to choos­ing the best prod­ucts for your home. If you still have ques­tions, please feel free to get in touch.

Patio Doors Explained

Patio Doors Explained

Our wide range of dif­fer­ent patio door options, includ­ing Slid­ing, French and Bifold doors, give you a great choice for your home. An effort­less tran­si­tion between home and gar­den can be achieved with our Bifold doors, or if you pre­fer a more…

Composite Door Guide

Com­pos­ite Doors Explained

Our com­pos­ite front and back doors are pop­u­lar not just at the front of the home, but for use as a back or side door too. Ful­ly cus­tomis­able and resilient to envi­ron­men­tal stress­es, they can enhance the look of your home whilst still pro­vid­ing you with a high lev­el of security…

uPVC Doors explained

uPVC Doors Explained

Our uPVC door range is very pop­u­lar, not just for front doors, but for back and side doors too. With var­i­ous dif­fer­ent colour options and glaz­ing designs to choose from, it’s easy to cre­ate the ide­al door for your home from our range…

Garage Door aftercare and maintenance guide

Garage Door After­care & Maintenance

A new garage door is a sig­nif­i­cant invest­ment so it’s impor­tant to look after yours prop­er­ly. The right care can ensure your door lasts for years and years, giv­ing you great val­ue for mon­ey and…

Canopy Garage Door Guide

Canopy Garage Door Guide

When you think of a garage door, the first type that pops into your mind is like­ly one which has an up & over canopy open­ing. It’s the most pop­u­lar type of open­ing mech­a­nism and one which allows…

Garage Door Materials Guide

Garage Door Mate­ri­als Guide

Steel is a pop­u­lar mate­r­i­al for garage doors in the UK. It’s strong, rea­son­ably priced and light enough to be lift­ed eas­i­ly. Our gal­vanised steel range includes many up & over designs which can be fit­ted with canopy or…

how to measure your garage door guide

How to mea­sure your garage door

When you order a garage door from us, you’ll need to know a few mea­sure­ments so that we’re able to give you a quote which is as accu­rate as pos­si­ble. Once we have con­duct­ed a free sur­vey of your garage we’ll know…

Roller Garage Door Guide

Roller Garage Doors Explained

A roller door is a famil­iar sight on shop fronts and indus­tri­al units, but you may not be aware of the ben­e­fits of a res­i­den­tial garage door which has a roller open­ing mechanism…

Sectional Garage Door Guide

Sec­tion­al Garage Doors Explained

Sec­tion­al garage doors team the space-sav­ing mer­its of a roller door with the tracked mech­a­nism of some up & over doors and are an increas­ing­ly pop­u­lar choice…

Tracked Garage Doors Guide

Tracked Garage Doors Explained

Retractable garage doors are an increas­ing­ly pop­u­lar design, as they twin the ease of an up & over open­ing mech­a­nism with a more mod­ern and effi­cient open­ing style…

Windows and Glass Guide Explained

Win­dows Explained

We have a wide range of win­dows avail­able here at Evan­der, with both tra­di­tion­al and mod­ern tastes catered for. Our tim­ber, alu­mini­um and uPVC frames can be cus­tomised to fit almost any aper­ture, and in…

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