High-Lift Garage Door Installation

Based in Miami-Dade, FL

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What is a High-Lift Garage Door?

Do you have a standard garage door but high ceilings in your garage? If so, you’re not taking advantage of valuable vertical space in your garage! High-lift garage door installation is a great way to put this extra space to good use.

With a high-lift garage door conversion, the track is moved nearer to the ceiling, allowing for more clearance as your garage door operates. At a minimum, you can have 12”-15” inches of additional space, allowing you to install custom lifts, store large vehicles, and more.

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Can I Install a High-Lift Garage Door in My Home?

The primary requirement for installing a high-lift garage door is having twelve inches of clearance from the top of the door to the ceiling. We need this additional space to install the spring bar, springs, drums, and end plate bearings without the garage door parts getting too close to the ceiling. For example, if the ceiling in your garage is ten feet tall, you can have high-lift tracks up to nine feet. If you have a seven-foot door, this could give you two more feet of clearance in your garage.

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High-Lift Garage Door Installation Near Miami, FL

If you’re interested in installing a car lift in your garage and need the extra headroom to pull your cars in and out easily, contact Good Guys Garage Door Solutions for high-lift garage door installation in Miami, FL. We specialize in high-lift conversion, and we’ve helped hundreds of customers transform their garage into an automotive retreat. 

From your initial consultation, where we’ll measure the jamb and ceiling height, to the expert high-lift conversion, we guarantee excellent workmanship to bring new life to your garage. Contact us to get started today and see if high-lift garage door installation fits you.

Contact Us to Learn More About High-Lift Conversion

A high-lift garage door conversion is an excellent option if you need more space to store an additional car or extra items in your garage. The best part is that you don’t even have to replace your existing garage door! 

However, only a certified professional should handle your high-lift garage door installation to ensure it’s performed safely for your family. Not only does a problematic garage door cause headaches, it potentially creates privacy and security issues for your home. Work with a trusted, local garage door company to ensure you will receive quality parts, experienced labor, and a lasting guarantee. Partner with Good Guys Garage Door Solutions! We’d love to serve you with top-rated local service and a quality high-lift garage door installation in Miami, FL that will improve your home for years to come. Call us now to get started!

FAQs About High-Lift Garage Doors

Because your garage door will sit close to the ceiling—meaning you can’t have a standard overhead opener—you need a jackshaft or wall-mount garage door opener. These are installed on the wall beside your garage door, connecting directly to the springs for maximum lifting power. 

Yes, a professional garage door technician must exchange much of your garage door hardware when changing from a standard lift to a high-lift garage door. A high-lift garage door installation requires new tracks, drums, cables, and springs.

High-lift garage doors have an extended, straight portion of track and then curve to run along the corner between the wall and ceiling. Vertical lift garage doors do not have any curved portions of the track, but they instead open straight up and at a slight angle backward.

Read Our Reviews.

  • Great experience from the moment I called to schedule service to the time they left the job. They explained the cause of the breakdown and the best way to perform... read more

    David Frappier

    Ryan and his team are UNBELIEVABLE. They installed a Haas door with a white powder coat finish on the interior at my house. Their attention to detail, professionalism and craftsmanship... read more

    Max Bikoff

    I would highly recommend Good Guys Garage Door Solutions for your garage services. Ryan, Ashley, Matt and Jean were highly professional, punctual, and communicative. They responded to all my inquiries... read more

  • The entire experience was professional and well done. I woulod absolutely recommend Good Guys!

    Allan Herbert

    Amazing customer service and a quick turn around. They were able to install a new lift within an hour.

    Marely Munoz-Griffin

    Great customer service. Highly recommended!

    Jose Sasson
  • Installed our garage door motors the same day at 6pm! Excellent customer service. Would highly recommend!!!! A+++++. Thank you!!!!

    Michael Denis

    Excellent performance, prompt, and professional handling.

    tonya dascanio

    The team at Good Guys were excellent. From day 1 when I asked for them to come give a quote to today when they came to install. The... read more

    Carlos Lopez
  • The Good Guy Garage Door Team was so great to work with! Great communication, organized, and efficient! Strongly recommend this company to anyone.

    Jaime Renard

    Good guys were great! Ryan was very honest and efficient. Thank you guys👍

    Soul Mind

    Top notch professionals. Good Guys custom designed, fabricated and installed a trackless system to accommodate my car lift. Others said it couldn’t be done, but Good Guys got ‘er... read more


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