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Garage Door Ideas for Modern Homes

Need some inspiration to find the perfect garage door for your modern designed home? We've compiled some of our favorite modern style homes with garage door designs that look absolutely beautiful! 

Modern homes typically have clean lines, larger windows, and embrace horizontal design elements. When it comes to a garage door, it's important to choose one that closely resembles the design of your home. 

modern garage door design Model 8850


Our Aluminum Full-View garage doors are perfect for modern homes. They have a clean look and the aluminum frames give a very modern industrial feel to your home.  In the photo shown above, our Aluminum Full-View Model 8850 was used. This door is constructed of clear anodized aluminum frames and the glass is satin etched which gives more privacy than clear glass. 

glass garage door modern designs Model 8800

This home has many black accents on its exterior like window and door frames.  This homeowner chose an Aluminum Full-View Model 8800 that beautifully compliments the other features on the front of the home. This garage door has a black powder-coated finish its aluminum frames with white laminated glass. 

faux wood modern garage door Model 9800

When looking for a garage door for modern home design you're not limited to aluminum framed garage doors with glass sections, you can also find modern garage door designs in materials like fiberglass. Many modern designs use wood accents that give a perfect blend of natural and industrial elements.  To complement the natural horizontal wood accents on this modern home, the homeowner chose a faux wood fiberglass garage door in our horizontal groove panel design in a natural oak stained finish. 

modern design home with garage door Model 9600

Another great garage door option for a modern home is a steel door. One of our more popular panel designs that really compliments modern homes is our contemporary panel. Our contemporary panel is offered on our Classic Steel Garage Door Models 8300 and 8500, and Models 9100 and 9600. Our Model 9600 (pictured above) features our contemporary panel, which gives a really clean look to this home and compliments the horizontal lines in the home's design. 

modern garage door vertical windows Model 8300

Ever see vertical windows on a garage door? Placing windows vertically on a garage door gives it a really cool modern look. 

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