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Garage Door Installation

Garage Door Installation from Doorman Service Company.

If your garage door is on it’s last legs, or you are building a house and it’s time to pick out your new garage door, then you have been on a Google quest for a LOCAL GARAGE DOOR COMPANY you can trust.

We understand that it can be difficult to choose a service professional, which is what makes purchasing a new garage door from Home Depot, Lowes, or Sears very tempting.

In order to save you the time of calling, asking questions, driving to, looking at, and pricing garage doors, we have put together a comparison chart of the garage door installation services from big corporations vs those offered by The Doorman Service Company.

All of our employees are background checked, reliable, licensed, insured, and IDEA Certified.  You can trust the local garage door installation team at the Doorman Service Co.  We have an A+ BBB Rating and have been serving Kent, Auburn, Rent, Covington, Tacoma, Federal Way, and the rest of the Southern Puget Sound for over 30 years!

David vs. The Goliath(s)

Doorman Service Co.

Home DepotLowesSears
Uses ContractorsAll installers are hourly EMPLOYEESXXX
Uses EMPLOYEES for all installationsX
Local Phone NumberX
I.D.E.A. Certified TechniciansX
Garage Door ShowroomXXXX
Must Use Online FormCall or Stop By if you preferXXX
Yelp Rating4.5 out of 5 Stars2.5 out of 5 Stars
as of 9/28/17
(Federal Way Location)
2.5 out of 5 Stars
as of 9/28/17
(Federal Way Location)
1.5 out of 5 Stars
as of 9/28/17
(Federal Way Location)
Facebook Rating5 out of 5 Stars3.7 out of 5 Stars
(Federal Way Location)
3.3 out of 5 Stars1.9 out of 5 Stars
(Federal Way Location)
BBB ComplaintsZERO6,4645,48313,652
Retail LocationXXXX
Local Support For Warranty WorkX
24 Hour Emergency ServiceX

Why do so many garage door companies work out their garages?

While not the fanciest garage door showroom around, The Doorman Service company does have a retail location.  We offer color samples, brochures, and good ole fashioned customer service.   Oh – and we also carry many garage door parts, and LiftMaster garage door openers and parts in stock.

Worry Free Visits Welcome

Rest assured that if you choose to visit The Doorman Service Company, the self proclaimed best Garage Door Company in Kent, WA, you will not be greeted by pushy sales people, you will be greeted by a truly professional garage door technician who is eager to answer your questions and walk you through the garage door buying process to help you pick the perfect garage door for your decor and budget.

Of course you can always contact us by phone or the website and we will be happy to schedule a no obligation, garage door estimate appointment at your convenience.

Why choose us to install your garage door?

We understand that you’ve probably spent countless hours researching which new garage door to purchase.  You know about all the best features, the materials to choose from, and maybe even which garage door manufacturer you like best.

Or, you may have wanted to DIY that garage door installation to save a few bucks, but the wife (or husband) “talked” you out of it.

Either way – you can trust that you have made the right decision as this is one home project you don’t want to try to tackle yourself.  One simple garage door installation mistake could cost you hundreds of dollars, or void the manufacturers warranty.

We’re proud to be, what we consider, one of the best garage door installation teams in the Puget Sound.  We complete our garage door installations on time and on budget.  We will leave your home cleaner than we found it, and every garage door we install will meet or exceed all manufacturers installation requirements.

You get to avoid the frustration of dropping a nut or bolt and watching it roll under your work bench and being scared to reach in to get it because you know it’s probably a black widow den.  You drink a beer and watch the game – we have your garage door installation covered!

Don’t trust your garage door installation to just anyone, hire the best for results you can trust!

With Doorman Service Company you can get the perfect door for your home and budget.  We offer a wide variety of commercial and residential doors.

Top 5 Reasons to choose The Doorman Service Company:

  1. All of our Garage Door Techs are HOURLY EMPLOYEES.
  2. Door Techs go through 1 year of on the job training
  3. After 1 year, we REQUIRE our technicians to become IDEA Accredited and Certified through the International Door Association (IDA).  **This is not a requirement by the State of Washington to install garage doors, but we require our technicians to get, and stay, certified.
  4. Local Garage Door Company serving Kent, WA for over 30 years with an A+ BBB Rating and Zero Complaints!
  5. We believe in fair prices, honest work, and doing the right thing at every phase of your purchase.

Garage Door Purchasing And Installing Made Easy

Obviously before we can install your garage door, you will need to choose one.

First we will help you decide which garage door material (wood, glass, aluminum, steel) will be the best for your budget and decor.  Once you have decided on a manufacturer, the next step will be to pick out your new garage doors style (raised panel, contemporary, carriage house, etc.).  When you have chosen the style, we will move on to the color choices, and voila – your garage door is chosen!  In the next step, we will schedule our installation, and then you are done!  Easy Peasy, Lemon Squeezey!

Door Choices Table:

  • Manufacturer Choices
  • Amarr
  • Clopay
  • SteelCraft
  • R & S Manufacturing*
  • Wayne Dalton Doors*
  • Material Choices
  • Aluminum
  • Glass
  • Steel
  • Wood
  • Wood Composite
    (Faux Wood)
  • Style
    Choices
  • Raised
    Panel
  • Contemporary
  • Carriage House
  • Traditional
  • Custom

* Commercial Garage Doors Only

Garage Door Opener Installation

We are proud to offer our customers LiftMaster garage door openers.

Our technicians are trained to install and repair any brand and model of garage door opener.  If you have purchased an opener somewhere else, and are having a difficult time with the installation, please give us a call and we will be happy to schedule an appointment.

Garage Door Installation FAQ

What is your installation policy?

Our policy guarantees your satisfaction at all times. We will speak with you with great same day services to determine your installation needs. Then a technician will be arriving at your home or business at your convenience. Your IDEA certified installer will install your new door according to all factory recommendations and clean up any mess made in the process.

When are you available to install my garage door?

In most cases we are able to get the install done within a few days, but during our busy season, our schedule may be out a week or 2.  If you would like to schedule your door installation more than 2 weeks in advance, your requested date should be available.

How can I trust the garage door will be installed correctly?

The Doorman Service Company’s  employ’s all of is garage door installers as hourly empoloyees.  We do not use Sub Contractors for our installs.

Each of our technicians is required to go through a mandatory 1 year training and probationary period.  In addition, we background check our job candidates and verify references during the interview process.

After 1 year of training, our installation technicians are required to pass the IDEA  Accreditation and Certification exam.  They are also required to keep up their training and certification.

We are also rated an A+ by the Better Business Bureau.

Where can I get service if my garage door malfunctions after installation?

Doorman Service Company backs all parts, doors, and services to the fullest. With this in mind you can call us 24/7 for emergency service. You can also call us with any warranty questions or repair needs to keep your garage door working well year after year.

Who will be installing my garage door?

Depending on the size of door and the difficulty of your project, you may have both a Master Garage Door Technician and a garage door installer in training.  In some cases, you may have two Master Technicians on your installation.  We will never send a trainee to a job alone.

If you are in need of garage door installation, trust the best and give The Doorman Service Company a call today!