If you'd like to get a concise answer to some garage door related question that's been nagging at the back of your mind, then check out our FAQs below.
How often should I inspect my garage door?
We advise all our customers to be vigilant when it comes to their garage door. A malfunctioning system can be not only annoying, but dangerous as well. If you spot anything unusual, you need to immediately let us know. Otherwise, we recommend that you give your garage door a thorough examination about once a month.
Is there such a thing as a smart garage door opener?
The Internet of things has come to things as old-school as the garage door. Chamberlain makes a range of garage door openers with built-in Wi-Fi. It connects to the internet and can be controlled with a smartphone app. It has other smart features like battery backup and HomeLink compatibility. Chamberlain’s myQ technology has been sourced to other manufacturers.
What’s the buzz about DC garage door openers?
DC refers DC motors. The opener is still hooked up to the wall, but with the wall AC converted in the power supply to DC for the motor. DC motors are much quieter and can remain in standby mode until needed. Some people also like the soft start and stop characteristics of DC motors.