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Behind the Scenes: Wayne Dalton’s Spotlight on Daytime TV & The Lifestyle List

Nov. 17, 2023

The transformative power of a garage door is a topic that's steadily gained traction. Over the past year, Wayne Dalton graced the screen in three captivating segments on Daytime TV & The Lifestyle List, showcasing the unparalleled impact of the right garage door on a home's exterior. In case you missed Wayne Dalton’s debut, dive into this recap to discover the key takeaways from each segment!


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Garage Door Design: Tips, Tricks & Trends

Kicking things off in January, Lifestyle Expert Jennifer Bonner posed a riveting question: “Could a garage door truly be the crown jewel of home transformations?” We at Wayne Dalton say, “Why not?”. She guided viewers through Wayne Dalton's diverse portfolio, emphasizing the myriad of ways a door can redefine a home's aesthetic.

For contemporary enthusiasts or those seeking a fresh upgrade, Jennifer recommended Wayne Dalton's contemporary-styled garage doors. Sleek, functional and brimming with design possibilities, they epitomize modern elegance.


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Contemporary Aluminum Model 8800


Next, she highlighted the timeless appeal of traditional-style garage doors. These classics stand the test of time and enhance various architectural styles, from American Colonial and Ranch style to European-inspired designs. With their symmetrical panels and neat lines, they promise understated elegance.

Rounding up her design tour, Jennifer showcased Wayne Dalton's Carriage House doors. These doors capture the rustic charm of farmhouse designs from days gone by, all while offering the convenience of modern overhead opening mechanisms.


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Lifestyle Expert Jennifer Bonner


Homeowner’s Guide to Garage Doors

Fast forward to August, Jennifer returned to delve deeper into the world of garage doors. She shared how, beyond being functional, they echo a homeowner's style while also standing as a wise investment – especially if you’re looking to sell. According to the 2023 Cost vs. Value Report by Remodeling Magazine, a new garage door yields an astounding 102.7% ROI, to be exact!

Jennifer underscored a garage door's pivotal role in a home's first impression. While a dated door can dull a house's sparkle, a trendy Wayne Dalton door promises instant curb appeal enhancement.


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Classic Steel Model 8300 – Wood Grain ImpressionsTM Finish


She lauded Wayne Dalton's innovative spirit, introducing viewers to the groundbreaking Wood Grain Impressions™ Finish Collection. By fusing the durability of the Classic Steel Model 8300 with the ageless allure of wood via state-of-the-art digital printing, Jennifer demonstrated how homeowners can say goodbye to traditional grain patterns with these finishes and hello to something truly unique.

Enhance Your Home’s Exterior

By October, Lifestyle Expert Jackie Prutsman shifted the spotlight slightly, emphasizing the multifaceted role of the garage. It doesn’t just house your car—it serves as a practice space, a studio, a gym, a business center, a workshop and for many homeowners, the garage is the main entrance to your home.

Recognizing the garage door's expansive aesthetic role, Jackie shined a spotlight on Wayne Dalton's strategic partnership with Lowe's Home Improvement. She thought it was important for her viewers to know this hot tip: now, homeowners can shop Wayne Dalton’s most popular models at any Lowe’s retail location nationwide or online. This collaboration empowers homeowners to effortlessly get the curb appeal of their dreams.


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Carriage House Steel Model 6600


Whether homeowners are seeking the Classic Steel collections or the captivating Carriage House designs, the beauty and brilliance of Wayne Dalton’s designs are now accessible to homeowners everywhere.

Let Wayne Dalton Help You Redefine Your Home’s Aesthetic

Each segment, though unique in its message, resonates with a singular truth: Garage doors are more than just functional entryways and a safe place to store your car. They are reflections of individuality, investments with attractive returns and the silent narrators of a home's story. Wayne Dalton masterfully melds form with function, driving home the point that selecting the right garage door is not just a decision—it's a statement.


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Want to try before you buy? Explore Wayne Dalton's Garage Door Design Center. This interactive platform grants you the reins of design, offering a plethora of customization options spanning styles, windows, handles, and other embellishments. Additionally, with the Wayne Dalton TruChoice™ Color System, you can easily experiment and browse 6,000 color choices to match your home's aesthetic best.

Thank you to Daytime TV, The Lifestyle List, Jennifer and Jackie for sharing their insights into the garage door industry and for spreading the word about the unparalleled value and aesthetic a new Wayne Dalton door can bring to any home.