Frequently Asked Questions
Call our Overhead Door Department toll free 1-(877) 442-1716 and you will be connected to one of our knowledgeable Customer Service Representative.
We use bp aluminum alloy that is double the rigidity of the standard 6063 aluminum alloy (used by other door manufacturers). This allows us to install our doors without ugly stiffing struts, that can be seen through the glass (see comparison page for illustration).
Absolutely. In fact, our doors are becoming increasingly popular with custom homes, modern buildings, and an array of custom remodeling projects.
Yes. All our doors utilize universal door hardware, which means parts are readily available from any door installer, if outside our service area.
Yes, consult engineering with specifics.
Many garage door companies offer some form of energy efficient glass garage door options to their customers. However, the way in which they construct their aluminum and glass garage doors severely limits the benefits these options can provide. Some examples include: ½” insulated glazing only – frame is not insulated. HOWEVER: bp - Glass Garage Doors & Entry Systems are the ONLY company that offers both FRAME & GLASS combined insulation and are the only company that has a patent. Yes our doors are fully insulated and do not leak air or water.
Yes. bp Glass Garage Doors specializes in creating custom tapered doors to fit almost any opening. We can also fabricate and install custom cladding at the header and jambs to correct an out of square opening. Take a look at some examples on our picture gallery page.
Please click here to view/download our architectural design assistance packet.
In most cases we can, please call to confirm. Our Technical Group provides assistance on special applications and custom materials.
bp Glass Doors has a long-history of assisting architects with their garage door needs. Please visit the specifications section of this website to print out a copy.
Our Architectural Specifications incorporate the most rigorous standards of performance and have no equal. Our doors are built to last a lifetime, as proven by our longest running case study: 55 year old doors located in the harsh salt water environment of Seal Beach, CA., that are still in operation on a daily basis.