The most secure up and over garage doors typically feature robust materials and advanced locking mechanisms. Steel doors stand out for their exceptional strength and resistance to impact, while reinforced timber or aluminum doors can also offer high security. Here are some security features to look for in up and over garage doors:

  1. Multi-Point Locking System: These locking systems secure the door at multiple points, making it much harder for intruders to force entry.

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  1. Euro Cylinder Locks: With anti-pick and anti-drill features, these locks can deter potential thieves and resist tampering.
  2. Automated Openers: Automated or smart garage door openers add another layer of security with features like encrypted signals, remote monitoring, and automatic closing.
  3. Steel Bracing: Reinforcing panels with steel bracing enhances their resistance to forced entry.
  4. Pedestrian Door Locks: If the garage door includes a pedestrian door, ensuring it’s equipped with high-quality locks is essential.

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Consulting with Edinburgh garage door companies that specialize in security-focused up and over doors can help ensure you select the best option for your specific needs.