Overhead Door. Galvanized steel garage doors from the Renaissance Collection combine the look of custom wood with the value and durability of steel. The doors' Thermacore polyurethane insulation provides an R-value of 12.76, the maker says. Finished in white, the doors can be painted in any latex color. 800.929.1277. www.overheaddoor.com.

Clopay. Combining the warmth and character of wood with a traditional panel design, the company's Classic line of raised-panel garage doors is available in cedar, hemlock, and redwood, and can be customized to include handcrafted windows. The versatile line suits a variety of home styles, from contemporary to rustic, the maker says. 800.225.6729. www.clopaydoor.com.

Real Carriage Door Co. Homeowners no longer need to sacrifice the convenience of automatic door openers for the historic feel of swing-out garage doors. Available in a wide range of panel designs and window configurations, these carriage-house doors automatically open outward, eliminating the overhead rails and tracks of roll-up garage doors. The doors are constructed using clear Douglas fir and red cedar. Matching entry doors are also available. 866.883.8021. www.realcarriagedoors.com.

Chamberlain Group. Operate your automatic garage door opener even in times of power-outage, thanks to the EverCharge Battery Backup System for the company's Liftmaster Estate Series garage door openers. The battery provides power for up to 20 full cycles over a 24-hour period. 800.323.2276. www.liftmaster.com.

Taylor. With the introduction of its Country Estates Collection, the company offers its own unique take on the familiar carriage-house door. These galvanized steel doors provide the classic look of wood carriage-house doors without the maintenance required of actual wood. The panels are available in seven classic designs and offer a choice of white, almond, or sandstone finish. 800.248.3600. www.taylordoor.com.