Carriage House Garage Doors

If you’re interested in replacing your old garage door with something that will add style and charm to your property, a carriage house door might be the right answer for you. These garage doors are designed to look like the doors on a carriage house or barn. They come in a wide variety of colors and finishes, so you can get a look that matches the rest of your home’s exterior.

What Are Carriage House Garage Doors?

Traditional garage doors consist of one panel, which opens by rolling upward along two overhead tracks. Carriage house doors consist of two panels, which normally swing outward to open. Manufacturers also make doors that have the exterior appearance of carriage house doors, but they roll upward to open like a traditional garage door. This option can be more affordable and is more practical if you have limited space in your driveway. Originally, carriage house garage doors were built out of solid wood. Nowadays, these doors may be constructed out of a variety of materials, including steel and wood composite, and they’re usually insulated. Finishes are usually applied to help prevent rot and rust. At MAX Overhead Doors, we supply our customers with top-tier products from some of the industry’s leading brands. The products we offer are durable and represent a solid investment for homeowners.

Why Should I Consider a Carriage House Door?

Over recent years, carriage house garage doors have grown in popularity among homeowners. These doors have a vintage look that can bring a classic style to your home. You can find ones that have X-shaped braces, which give the doors a more rustic, country-house style. There are also more modern styles available. Hinges, which are often made from wrought iron and steel, also come in a variety of styles, so you can get the details you want.

Adding a carriage house door to your garage can be an excellent way to improve your property’s overall curb appeal. They have a timeless look that won’t be outdated in a few years. Because they’re available in so many colors and finishes, you’re bound to find an option that works well with the paint and trim on your house.

If you want to install a carriage house door that swings outward on hinges or jambs, you won’t need to have tracks in your garage. Some homeowners prefer not to have tracks because they don’t like the appearance. Additionally, tracks can get in the way if you have tall shelves in your garage. You choice will depend on a few factors, including what you use your garage for and how much you want to pay. Our staff can help you better understand your options.

Garage Door Durability is Important

Insulated garage doors also tend to be more durable than their non-insulated counterparts. The stronger your garage door is, the more durable it will be. By simply opting for some insulation, you can help your garage door withstand routine wear and tear better.

Garage Doors that Look Good!

If curb appeal is important to you, then there’s no need to worry because you can get insulated garage doors in the same styles that you can non-insulated ones. You won’t have to sacrifice the aesthetic appearance of your home for quality when you purchase insulated garage doors since you can get them in the same style options as you can their non-insulated counterparts. Select from insulated options that feature many styles of decorative windows, both long and short panel options complete with decorative trim, different paint colors and finishes and more. You can even make sure that your doors have the capability to be operated either manually or automatically or both, depending upon your preference. For best results, we recommend having your insulated garage doors professionally installed. This way you can ensure that your doors are done right from the get-go to eliminate any potential issues from arising later on down the road.

Some of MAX Overhead Door's Core Services


Garage Doors

Our doors are durable, designed to protect your family and your home with state of the art locking system. We also provide sales for commercial garage doors.



Professionally installed solutions for homes and businesses, such as gate openers, commercial door operators and more.

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Repairs & Service

Do you have a broken spring? Or an issue with your garage door(s) or commercial door(s)? Give us a call, we will be happy to help resolve the issue.


Aluminum Capping

Tired of painting your garage door frame year after year? Cover your garage door frame with beautiful, maintenance-free, curb appeal aluminum capping.

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We are happy to provide service to customers in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Kitchener, Cambridge, Vaughan, Oakville, Burlington, Guelph.


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Based on 41 reviews
Eugene Astone
June 12, 2023.
I hired this George to fix my garage door and I was very impressed by his service. He was friendly, efficient and did a great job. He arrived on time, explained what he was going to do and finished the work quickly. The garage door works perfectly now and I would definitely recommend him!
matija pintar
July 8, 2022.
Great service, was on time and made sure everything worked/was cleaned up. Would recommend to anyone for garage doors.
Lilija J.
April 28, 2022.
M.A.X Overhead Doors removed my old tilt up garage door and installed a sectional door in April 2022. They were very professional and had excellent communication. They did a great job and I am very satisfied with their work. I would highly recommend them to friends and family.
Hussain AL-Jibory
March 22, 2022.
Jorge from MAX overhead doors was a great guy to work with. Great doors, great prices, and great installation. My wife and I are very happy with the new garage doors! Thanks Jorge!
January 16, 2022.
Jorge was very professional and thorough with an explanation of the door installation. He was prompt on his estimate, meeting me at the house. once we agreed on a price , which was very competitive , he expeditiously fit us in his schedule. George’s install was again very efficient and his work is excellent ……Our neighbours have all complemented the new door installation and it’s looking appearance. George was a great pleasure to work with, he is fair honest and reasonable. I would recommend him to anybody who would ask me for a referral Ken Lewis
The Xtremer
October 24, 2021.
Great pleasure having a deal with MAX Overhead Door, especially Jorge - the installer. I ordered garage door from HomeDepot and Jorge come checking our site. He’d given me exact advice what I should prepare the gate opening before delivery. On the installation day, Jorge’s team did the job very quick, clean and well. Home Depot made some wrong panels, and he helped me to claim for new ones. I'd wanted to return those wrong pieces at once but I am happy I didn't do that, thank to Jorge's wise advice just leaving the gate as is until replacement, otherwise our garage would be "nake" for … 4 months! After 4 months, when replace panels were delivered, Jorge come again and reinstall those panels and anything else. Overall, very happy with the job done by Jorge. High recomended.