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Introducing Four New Designs in the Amarr Carriage Court Collection

Jun 28, 2016 10:50am

With continuing demand for more distinctly defined carriage house door designs, Entrematic has introduced four new designs for its Amarr Carriage Court collection:  Arcadia, Brookland, Magnolia and Ravenwood.

New Colors for Amarr Lincoln and Hillcrest Collections

Feb 10, 2016 9:33am

The Amarr Lincoln LI3000 and Hillcrest HI3000 insulated residential garage doors are now available in two new solid colors:  almond (popular for replacement doors) and terratone (a trending color in home exteriors) plus three dual directional woodgrain colors: golden oak, walnut, and mahogany.

Entrematic Offers New Video Series

Feb 09, 2016 9:25am

Entrematic has developed a new video series - “How to Choose a Garage Door”.  Available on Amarr.com, the videos walk consumers through an easy, five-step process for selecting the right garage doors for their home’s location and architectural style.

New Microsite for Architects

Feb 09, 2016 9:24am

Entrematic has introduced an architect microsite for Amarr commercial products called architects.amarr.com.  The site is intended in large part to introduce and inform architects to Amarr commercial products, Amarr sustainability and Amarr products in LEED case studies.

Best of Houzz Award Goes to Entrematic for Second Year in a Row

Jan 27, 2016 9:15am

Houzz.com recently named the best of the best in several categories with its “Best of Houzz 2016” awards, including a “Best of Houzz” design award for Entrematic’s Amarr Garage Doors.  This year marks the second year in a row that Entrematic has received the award.

Garage Door Replacement among Top Three Best Investments in Annual Cost vs. Value Report

Jan 20, 2016 9:49am

Remodeling Magazine has released its 2016 Cost vs. Value report, which indicates that garage door replacement is once again among the leading remodeling investments.

Entrematic Introduces Single and Double Layer Options on its Amarr Lincoln & Hillcrest Colllections

Jan 15, 2016 9:12am

The Amarr Lincoln LI3000 and Hillcrest HI3000 triple-layer residential garage doors with conventional hardware have quickly grown in popularity among dealers and consumers since their introduction in late 2011.  To leverage this demand, Entrematic has introduced single-layer and double-layer door options in these collections with the Amarr Lincoln LI1000/LI2000 and Hillcrest HI1000/HI2000.

Entrematic Partners with Shanty2Chic Blog

Aug 19, 2015 2:30am

Entrematic partnered with the highly popular Shanty2Chic blog to install an Amarr Classica® garage door on a Colleyville, Texas home.

New Unscripted Series Called HOME FREE Premieres July 22 at 9 PM (10 PM PT) on FOX

Jul 31, 2015 12:02pm

A new television series called “HOME FREE” will premiered July 22 at 9 p.m. (10 p.m. PT) on FOX.  The latest reality TV experiment puts a new twist on the home makeover genre.

Amarr Garage Doors Featured on Blog Cabin and Urban Oasis

Jul 21, 2015 12:06pm

Through its affiliation with Window World, Entrematic is providing Amarr garage doors that will be showcased in upcoming episodes of the television series Blog Cabin and Urban Oasis.

Amarr Garage Door Featured on HOME FREE (premieres Wednesday, July 22 at 9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX

Jul 20, 2015 8:35am

Entrematic is excited to participate in HOME FREE, FOX’s new competition series featuring couples vying to win their dream home.

June is National Garage Door Safety Month

Jun 11, 2015 1:56am

In recognition of National Garage Door Safety Month during the month of June, Entrematic – a door company committed to safety by offering its Amarr garage doors with patented SafeGuard design and educating homeowners about garage door safety – is offering tips and guidelines to ensure that garage doors are used safely and correctly.

Entrematic Offers Insulated Aluminum Panels for Amarr Aluminum Full View Doors

May 29, 2015 8:02am

Entrematic has added insulated aluminum panels to the wide variety of glass and aluminum panel options available for its commercial Amarr 3550 and residential Amarr Vista aluminum full view doors.

Amarr Garage Doors Featured in Designing Spaces™ of Hope – Military Makeover

May 22, 2015 7:50am

The popular television series Designing Spaces™ recently saluted an American veteran by providing a “Military Makeover” for his family’s home.

Entrematic Receives Best of Houzz Award

May 20, 2015 7:44am

Want to find the best products for your new home construction or renovation?  It’s just a few clicks away on Houzz.com

Amarr Garage Door Featured on Ty Pennington NextGenHome TV Series

Jan 15, 2015 10:17am

NextGenHome TV recently featured an Amarr garage door as part of an online series called the “First to the Future Project.”

What to Look for in a New Garage Door and Why You Should Replace Yours Now

Dec 15, 2014 1:30pm

At first thought, the dead of winter may not seem to be the optimum time to replace your garage door. In fact, quite the opposite is true: frigid temperatures and brisk winds readily prove the need to upgrade your garage door from an older non-insulated version to a modern, energy efficient garage door.

Repurposing Garage Doors into Stunning Walls with a View

Nov 17, 2014 12:26pm

A growing number of homeowners are taking utilitarian home elements and transforming them with creative flair into stunning home designs. Even the venerable garage door is experiencing new life as interior room dividers, exterior walls and other purposes yet to be discovered.

Garage Door Maintenance and Safety Tips

Mar 25, 2014 4:02am

“A broken garage door can be an inconvenience in terms of access. But a broken and falling garage door or busted spring can be downright dangerous.” A recent consumer survey conducted by the International Door Association indicates that the majority of Americans are unaware of recommended maintenance practices for the largest and heaviest moving object in their home – the garage door.

Entrematic Introduced in North America

Mar 10, 2014 3:00am

Entrematic, a global leader in entrance automation, today declared its presence as a strong player in North America. Entrematic boasts one of the world’s most complete ranges of entrance automation products and warehouse solutions.

ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems acquires Amarr, leading garage door player in the US

Nov 07, 2013 9:41am

ASSA ABLOY has signed an agreement to acquire Amarr, one of the leading players in the North American garage door market, with sales of ca USD 300 million and 1,200 employees.

Garage space isn’t just for cars anymore

Nov 01, 2013 12:10pm

Take a look at your garage with a fresh eye. The space can be so much more. Entertaining space, work space, a space for a personal hobby that you’ve always wanted in your home but could never figure out how to have. The possibilities are endless.

Buying a garage door? Think insulation.

Oct 21, 2013 7:34am

There are seemingly endless options through which homeowners must navigate when buying a new garage door: the style, materials, and accessories, just to name a few. But perhaps the most important feature that should top the garage door consumer’s list is energy efficiency.

The Carriage House Style Garage Door Continues to Increase in Popularity

Sep 26, 2013 9:28am

Sales of carriage house doors have tripled since 2005, now accounting for 19% of the typical North American door dealers’ residential garage door sales.

Amarr Introduces Online Door Designer for Consumers

Feb 15, 2013 3:38am

Amarr has introduced a new and improved Consumer Door Designer for Amarr.com that allows consumers to upload a photo of their own home and view their home with a new garage door.  The Amarr Door Designer allows consumers to view any Amarr steel garage door on their home, choosing from the various product collections,  panel designs, colors, windows and hardware options.

Amarr Garage Doors Featured on HGTV Curb Appeal:  The Block

May 22, 2012 4:42am

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (MAY 9, 2012) – Products from Amarr Garage Doors were featured on a recent episode of “Curb Appeal: The Block” on HGTV.  The first airing of Curb Appeal featuring the Amarr products was on Friday, May 4.  It is likely to be repeated during the next couple months (please check local listings for dates and times).

Amarr on HomeTalk USA with Michael King The Cajun Contractor

May 06, 2012 4:07pm

Listen to Amarr on HomeTalk USA with Michael King The Cajun Contractor, and find out how our new partnership with Coach House Accents can enhance your home’s curb appeal and save you money!

Design Reveals Desires

Apr 17, 2012 4:40am

Her Home magazine features Amarr and how Amarr garage doors designs meet the needs of today’s women consumers who are the sole or primary decision-makers in 91% of new home purchases (International Builders Show).

Small-scale renovation projects continue to provide the best return for homeowners

Feb 24, 2012 9:36am

A new garage door is one of the best ways to improve your home with the confidence of receiving a solid return on your investment (ROI) when it’s time to sell. Replacing a garage door offers the second-highest ROI at 83.9 percent, out of 35 midrange improvement projects listed on the 24th annual Cost versus Value report.

Opening the Doors to International Sales

Dec 19, 2011 4:50am

Richard Brenner, chief executive officer of Amarr Garage Doors, a North Carolina-based manufacturer of garage door systems, tells how his company has devoted its resources over the past 20 years to developing an international mind set and thereby finding success in exporting.