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Garage door hinges are sold in gauge ratings. The size and weight of your garage door will depend on which garage door hinge should be purchased. Most garage door hinges are made of top quality galvanized steel. They come in 13-18 gauge measurements.
When installing garage doors you want to make sure your garage door hinge selection is the proper gauge and size for your particular door. Many hinges come with safety features, which is a good idea to have especially around young children. Proper hinges and installation are essential when attaching the garage door to your home.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|