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Garage Door Buying Guide (page 8 of 9)

Garage doors can take up the bulk of your home's facade and be a big part of the curb appeal. Before you buy, learn about the options, cost and how well they are insulated.

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Before and After. Image courtesy of Garage Door Refacing

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    Turn your old door into a carriage door look-alike with glue-on urethane and resin plank kits from companies such as Garage Door Refacing and GarageReface. These smaller companies may be localized, so check your Yellow Pages.

    Cost for a 16-by-7-foot door: $1,200-$1,400.