Patent Number: 7,100,339

Title: Garage door system with integral environment resistant members

Abstract: The present invention is a garage door system having durable, yet cost effective characteristics. In one embodiment, a garage door system is comprised of a frame and a garage door. The frame comprises a top jamb and two side jambs. Each side jamb has upper- and lower-jamb portions in an end-to-end relationship. The upper-jamb portions are constructed from a first material and the lower-jamb portions include a durable material made from at least one material different from the first material. The garage door comprises an upper portion consisting of a first material and a lower portion secured to the upper portion wherein the lower portion includes a durable material made from at least one material different from the first material. Associated hardware may also be added.

Inventors: Hagel; Richard C. (Nacogdoches, TX)

Assignee: FrameSaver, LP

International Classification: E04C 2/38 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018