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Myth:

Garage doors have little impact other than overall look of the home.

Truth:

A garage door can impact your insurance costs, heating/cooling costs, and value of the home.

 

Contractor Requirements

The members of DASMA are equally as concerned about connecting garage doors to building framing as they are about the design of garage doors themselves. The document available at the link below provides a series of “Garage Door Frame Connection Schedules."

This Technical Data Sheet is replete with illustrations and tables and is therefore available in PDF format.We recommend you print this document for your use.

Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA)
Technical Data Sheet TDS - #161(33 pages)

We also have the following documents available as PDF's for your use:
Jamb Requirements
Jamb Detail
Spacing Requirements