The installation time for an up and over garage door varies based on factors like the size of the door, the type of mechanism (canopy or retractable), and the complexity of the installation process. On average, a standard installation typically takes between three and six hours.

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This timeframe assumes that no additional structural adjustments or repairs are required. However, if there are challenges such as removing an old garage door, fixing the garage frame, or modifying the opening to accommodate a new size, the installation may take longer.

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Automated doors might also need extra time for wiring and programming. It’s generally advisable to consult a professional garage door fitter or installer in Edinburgh to ensure proper installation and safety compliance, which can significantly speed up the process.