The most usual type of Overhead Door is the garage door. These are available as single rising panels, segmented panels, or roller doors. The Overhead Doors may be made of steel, wood, or fiberglass, and require a spring arrangement to balance the weight of the door. They may be provided with electric garage door openers, which can have remote control.
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