Buying Guide: Overhead Door Openers


When it comes time to choose your overhead door opener, you’ll want to consider so many factors. Safety, security, ease of use, quiet operation… what’s right for you? Today, let’s take a closer look at what you need to know before buying a door opener.
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Quick Tips to Keep Your Garage Door Sensors Working Flawlessly

Quick Tips to Keep Your Garage Door Sensors Working Flawlessly
Garage door safety sensors have been mandatory on all garage door openers since 1993.

Whether mechanical (where physical impact forces the moving garage door to reverse), or photoelectric (where an infrared beam acts as an invisible trip-wire), either system needs to be working flawlessly for your garage door to operate as safely as possible. In this article, we’re going to share a few tips with you on the photoelectric, or ‘eye-beam’ sensors.

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Control Your Garage Door from Anywhere in the World – All You Need is a Smartphone!

Monitor and Control Your Garage Door from Your Smartphone
Picture yourself being able to monitor, open and close your garage door from any location in the entire world just by swiping your finger on your Apple, Blackberry or Android device. When you have a new LiftMaster garage door opener featuring MyQ® technology, you can do just that.

It’s just a garage door opener, right? Nothing to get excited about. Wrong! It’s nothing less than a 21st-century marvel, because not only can you use the MyQ® app to control your door opener, you can also use it in conjunction with adapters and wall switches to regulate the lights and small appliances in your home, thereby enhancing your security.
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