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Basic Considerations When Selecting A Hangar Door

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Hangar doors. They are the subject of deep debate and often the source of much pain and frustration. We’ve all asked the questions…

  • What type of door should I get?
  • Should the door face the sun?
  • What’s better, bi-fold, rolling, or hydraulic?
  • How tall should the opening be?
  • Why can’t I get my door open?
  • Why are the floor guides for the sliding doors so high?

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Hangar Heating – Doors Up, Dollars Out!

Steel Hangar Lein ToPre-flighting and climbing into a warm airplane in the dead of winter is a luxury that many hangar owners and renters can only dream about. However, a heated hangar is essential for service center providers, aircraft management companies, and FBOs as their operation would be impossible without it. Regardless of who you are, the cost of keeping your hangar warm 24/7 or just a few days at a time is a cost that must always be in the forethought of your mind. Continue reading Hangar Heating – Doors Up, Dollars Out!

Request For Peer Input On Hangar Home

Genoa Airpark Home ConstructionWe would like to introduce you to Aaron Scicluna. He and his wife, Lindsay, are in the process of designing their new hangar home to be built at the Aero Lake Estates Airpark in Genoa, Illinois. They would like to take the next few seasons to finalize their design and break ground just after the spring thaw in 2015. Continue reading Request For Peer Input On Hangar Home