IDA Magazine

The IDA Magazine reflects IDA’s forward-thinking approach to industry issues. With a fresh visual appeal and updated brand IDA Magazine is a modern and authoritative publication with robust editorial, feature articles focusing on industry trends and insights, spotlight articles featuring members as innovators, IDAExpo+ editions, Innovations Showcase editions and so much more.

IDA Magazine is an award-winning publication providing informative articles about the garage door industry to its readership. ​Published six times per year for over 40 years, it is a leader in the garage door and access systems industry and has earned respect from its professionals worldwide.

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IDA Magazine Resources

Editorial Calendar & Guidelines

Interested in submitting an article for consideration to our publication? Check out our topics, deadlines and editorial guidelines, and email to indicate your interest.

Advertising & Marketing Opportunities

The IDA offers diverse and valuable advertising and marketing opportunities for those who provide products and services to garage door and access systems dealers. By utilizing IDA advertising and marketing venues, you won’t waste your message and promotional budget on non-buyers.

Dealer Dialogue

IDA is now offering the opportunity for members to nominate and endorse Dealer Members for the monthly Dealer Dialogue feature (formerly called Dealer’s Corner). Learn more and endorse your colleagues today.

Product Innovation Showcase Awards

This unique opportunity will include your products and services in the showcase issue of IDA Magazine and the edition will be the “keeper” that industry decision maker will use to reference products and services throughout the year.